- The Moon is in Pisces.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred yesterday, and the New Moon will occur on the 22nd.
- Current retrogrades: Venus Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Pluto Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesToday’s energies are strong for communications, dear Aries, even with Venus retrograde in your communications sector. You could find yourself quite absorbed in a pet project, or enjoying instrumental conversations now. Still, the Moon spends today and tomorrow in your privacy sector, and you tend to pull back from demanding situations. On the 17th, your new lunar cycle begins, and until then, you’re in good shape for tying up loose ends, reflecting, catching up on rest, and healing. Still, you’re especially interested and engaged mentally, and your ideas are particularly creative. Writing, teaching, and communicating your ideas could figure strongly. It’s a good time for organized learning, as you’re committed, as well as fine-tuning your communications skills. You want to be particularly thorough now, and, in fact, you enjoy putting in the extra effort. You can have some stimulating, useful, and healing conversations.
TaurusToday is good for intuitively recognizing the value of things, dear Taurus, as well as for money matters. You have a sense that you can make big improvements that have a real impact on your life, even if this is a generally better time for reminiscing than for new beginnings. Nurturing and building a business project can be fruitful and rewarding today. You might particularly enjoy growing an idea or developing a talent. The Moon spends today and tomorrow in your social sector, but even with this friendly transit, the practical side of life is a real draw for you. You’re ready to embrace activities that are absorbing or demanding now. You can make remarkable progress with a career or money-making idea. Your ability to see an issue as a whole rather than for its pieces improves decision-making considerably. Problem-solving is enhanced regarding work, financial, and practical or mechanical matters. It’s also a great time for learning something that helps you heal and move on.
GeminiYou can feel pleasantly attached to people in your life today, dear Gemini, and you might thoroughly enjoy nurturing, supporting, and perhaps guiding them. Sharing ideas or viewpoints with someone special can be a bonding experience. You may be recognized for your responsibility, dedication, or willingness to make some personal sacrifices in order to accommodate others. Still, you may want to build something substantial for yourself, and you should go with this constructive feeling. Being useful and productive satisfies a deep need today. A Mercury-Chiron transit finds you generous with your time and energy, and your ability to solve problems, particularly for others, is enhanced. Communication, learning, and transportation are favored today, and emotional bonds with others can strengthen through sincere words or gestures.
CancerYou may come across something that jogs your memory of an old relationship or problem area, dear Cancer, and you can make a discovery that helps you out. There can be opportunities emerging to heal or help others deal with complicated emotions. The Moon spends today and tomorrow in your adventure and spirit sector, however, so you’ll do well for yourself to also pay attention to your needs for new ideas and perspectives. You’re also in a good position for activities for healing, recovering, and releasing negativity, as well as work behind the scenes and helping or advising others. What at first appears to be a complication can turn around and work in your favor today. Private time is helpful although you are likely to feel quite connected with others.
LeoYou’re quick to get serious and intimate today, dear Leo. Friendship is taken more seriously or assumes more importance in your life than usual. You’re ready to help or commit yourself to a project, cause, or pursuit. Activities or ideas shared with friends, networks, or groups can be uniquely healing and helpful right now. Or, you enjoy a stronger sense of community or friendship, and a relationship can be nurtured with a spirit of openness and acceptance. Communications are more balanced than usual. You can give great advice today, or you can inspire or be inspired by friends and connections. A Mercury-Chiron transit helps you see the bigger picture on a matter, and it helps fill in some of the blanks. The Moon spends today and tomorrow in your intimacy sector, and you’d prefer to direct your attention to something absorbing and fulfilling.
VirgoToday is strong for improving your reputation, dear Virgo, as well as bonding with others who share similar goals and visions. Transits today help build your resilience, and you can be particularly motivated to pursue your ambitions. It’s a strong day for nurturing a business or business idea. You can find yourself pleasantly committed to your work or a particular purpose, plan, or goal. While social matters are emphasized today with the Moon in your partnership sector all day, you can be quite focused when it comes to long-term goals, career matters, and responsibilities. There is positive energy with you for getting a sense of what you want to achieve in the larger scheme of things. There can be some critical conclusions drawn now, and excellent feedback as well, as others look to you for guidance. You’re in fine shape for understanding a situation or problem and gaining perspective. Good but subtle feedback is likely to come your way, and for you, this is the most comfortable kind of feedback! You’re taking the lead when it comes to taking care of business and loved ones.
LibraToday is good for activities that help you take good care of your mind, body, and spirit, dear Libra. It’s also a strong time for working on a project that’s close to your heart and for sharing ideas with people you love. You can do well for yourself by making connections online as you are in an excellent position to attract helpful people and even information into your life. As well today, there can be an attraction to someone surrounding their beliefs or ideas. The Moon spends today and tomorrow in your sector of work, habits, routines, and health, and you’re mainly focused on taking care of details and organizing some area of your life. Still, your people skills are in good form, and communications are successful. This is a good time for striking up a conversation about a private or personal matter if this can be of help to you.
ScorpioThe Moon in your romance and entertainment sector inclines you to seek out fun and unique ways to express yourself, dear Scorpio. Still, today’s energies are good for research, observation, and new insight into your relationships. Consider, too, that this can be an excellent idea day, particularly about business and finances. Family support can encourage you now. You might find yourself pleasantly committed to a person or project now. You’re likely to find throwing yourself into a project or mystery to solve especially appealing. Nothing halfway right now! In fact, it’s effortless to become lost in a quest for more information today, and while it can eat up time, you’re enjoying yourself doing it. Your ability to step back from a situation and take it all in improves problem-solving and decision-making considerably. The lines of communication open and others are both flexible and cooperative with you. You might be pleasantly surprised by someone’s show of support.
SagittariusToday is strong for bonding with a partner, reaching a fair agreement or compromise, and for family relations, dear Sagittarius. You might come up with a fabulous idea or flesh out a current plan with someone special. While you are a little more retiring than usual today, you can also feel pleasantly connected with someone or focused on a relationship, quite happily and comfortably so. There remains a stronger than usual need for familiar situations and environments today as the Moon spends today and tomorrow in your home and family sector. You’ll be happiest if you divide your time accordingly. Conversations flow smoothly, and openness in your communications is refreshing. Interactions are healthy.
CapricornToday’s energies are strong for committing to a project or health endeavor, dear Capricorn. You want to take steps towards resolving problems. Efforts to build a special business or project can be quite successful now. This is a great time for improving your skills and finding meaningful ways to be of help and service to others. Your sense of responsibility or loyalty makes you feel proud of yourself. Others may recognize your efforts, sacrifice, or commitment now. The Moon spends today and tomorrow in your communications sector, however, and you’ll also want to give a fair amount of attention to your personal interests, the news, and connections. Expressing yourself affectionately comes naturally. Unique channels or methods for self-expression draw you in. You may be considering special ways to improve your health and wellness, help others, or devote extra time to pet projects.
AquariusThe Moon spends today and tomorrow in your resources sector, dear Aquarius, and you’re also interested in getting comfortable or building upon already in-progress ideas and projects. Today is also strong for bonding in love relationships. There can be a sense of renewed commitment to a relationship or a creative project now. You may be nurturing a romance or joyful project, or you’re paying particular attention to a creative pursuit or hobby. Superficial interests don’t satisfy for the time being. Fortunately, communications and thinking flow more naturally today. Especially healthy conversations can happen now, and while they’re not necessarily groundbreaking, you can appreciate two-way exchanges and a comfortable feeling that you can express yourself without judgment. Family or household improvements and plans may be made now.
PiscesToday’s energies are especially good for family affairs and emotional matters, dear Pisces. Honesty with those closest to you can help improve bonds. You might enjoy a pleasant commitment to your family, domestic world, or personal life. You’re willing to put in extra effort to make life easier or more comfortable. You’re also more open than usual, and it’s appreciated. It’s a decent day for communicating more effectively. Your good intentions shine through in your words. You might benefit from word of mouth or receive some interesting offers now. This is also a good time to feel a connection with someone special, and there can be a nice sense of growth and faith in a relationship. You prefer to see the bigger picture when making decisions, and this benefits you greatly.
Astrology of Today – The Details:
If you’re astrologically inclined and interested in the details of the Astrology of today, here are some of the factors considered in the forecasts (for the astrology of the week, see This Week in Astrology):
Planet Color Key: The longer the bar, the slower the aspecting planet and the longer the duration of the planet’s transit.
The purple marker above shows where we are in the current moon phase cycle.