- The Moon is in Leo until 7:40 AM, after which the Moon is in Virgo.
- The void Moon period continues until 7:40 AM today (since yesterday at 2:09 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase until tonight at 11:29 PM, after which the Moon is in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurs today at 11:29 PM.
- Current retrogrades: Venus Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Pluto Rx.
- Mercury spends its first full day in Cancer (Mercury transits Cancer from May 28th to August 4th).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThere can be some tension in the family circle or with friends, who can misunderstand your words in spots today, dear Aries. Someone close to you may seem difficult to please. Indecision can make it difficult for you to make a choice. Consider that important details can seem to overshadow the bigger picture. Pace yourself, exercise patience, and stay flexible for best results today. Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron aspect is also active now, and it helps balance things out. At the very least, it helps you to find the lesson in your experiences. Your more unique and valuable qualities are in view. Others might appreciate your wise advice or perspective. While you can be rather sensitive to criticism today, given time to recollect yourself, you might find that it serves to motivate you to move along a more authentic path.
TaurusThere can be some complications with communications today, dear Taurus. You might want to watch for saying something that is easily misconstrued. Decision-making isn’t straightforward because you’re not ready to form a bottom line. Energy may be on the low side in spots, but others might help re-energize you and bring you closer to your needs and wants. Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron sextile is also active today, and it helps you learn from your differences. It’s also a good influence to find more satisfaction and fulfillment in and from your work or projects. Your approach to problems, whether they’re emotional or practical, is holistic and intuitive. The Moon heads into your playful and creative sector of joy, and this helps lighten your mood. You’re seeking more moments to enjoy and express yourself creatively.
GeminiThere can be some misunderstandings regarding finances, opinions, and beliefs in spots today, dear Gemini. This ambiguity can serve a useful purpose since slowing down now can turn your attention to things you may have overlooked. If you swing from idealizing or romanticizing a situation to worrying about the worst, remind yourself that the truth lies somewhere between the two. While it can be challenging to get your message across at the moment, you may very well decide that it was better left unsaid, so aim to reconsider or wait and see. Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron aspect also active today boosts your sense of purpose and resilience. People are drawn to you, and some may feel that your company, whether virtual or not, has a healing effect. There can be good feelings coming from networking now. A special friend who is particularly unique and inspiring can figure strongly today.
CancerEnergies today seem to encourage you to gather your thoughts and formulate your plans, dear Cancer. There may be obstacles or a small setback or delay to manage, but it can make you try harder, helping you out in the long run. Worries about a relationship or demands from others can be distracting, and concerns may need addressing, but don’t let them drain your energy. Delays may seem to take you further from your goals, but they can prompt you to make needed changes and edits. Do your best to observe rather than jump into new endeavors and important conversations. Fortunately, you also benefit from a Sun-Chiron aspect today, and it’s good for building bridges and making connections. Sharing something personal with a friend or opening your heart up can help heal you and cement a bond. Fixing things with someone goes deeper than mere patchwork now, and supporting others lifts your spirits. This is a time for drawing upon experience, inner power, and wisdom and applying it for good either personally or professionally.
LeoThere can be minor doubts or vague concerns in spots today, dear Leo, and they can keep you from charging ahead. Still, this can be a good thing, as you may need a little more time to get things right. Somebody could disagree with recent choices, or you could be feeling some pressure to tie up a problem when it may be better to take a deep breath and wait it out. Try not to push forward too fast or too hard. Take things a step at a time since there can be a tendency to say the wrong things. Responsibilities to your work and possibly small health matters can feel a little daunting. They are not holding you back from growing, although it might seem that way for now. Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron connection today helps you bond and reconcile things. It’s also a useful transit for studies and problem-solving on a mental plane. You are more willing and open to resolving conflicts with the courage to admit vulnerabilities. When others put their faith in you, you seem to make better decisions and choices. A friend can be a good sounding board for you. Your beliefs and outlook are especially unique and distinct, and people may be noticing and appreciating this today.
VirgoYou might be dealing with the more critical or grumpy side of others close to you in spots today, dear Virgo, and possibly of yourself! Try not to behave in an overly defensive manner, as this will not do you any favors. Watch also for reading too much or too little into things. It’s better to slow down and think before speaking. Still, in a big picture sense, you’re in particularly good shape today when it comes to finances, career, support, and reputation. Your perspective and unique personality make you shine, and others particularly see your value. Your originality is one of your best assets at the moment. However, there’s no need to push hard — just to put yourself in the right places. Focusing on broader, more positive goals and dreams can help you relieve stress and tension. The Moon heads into your sign today, pushing emotional needs to the forefront.
LibraThe Moon slips into your soul sector today, dear Libra, signaling it’s time to find ways to heal and regenerate. It’s a good idea to watch for too hasty or critical communications. Speaking vaguely or prematurely can also be a problem now. However, you can’t expect to control what others interpret, and true friends and supporters will give you the benefit of the doubt. If possible, take a break or slow yourself down to get your bearings. Pushing forward right now may lead to a series of minor frustrations. The balance between what’s idealistic and what’s realistic is not likely to be found now, but you’ll see the bigger picture soon. You may need to do some mental swinging before getting to the middle ground. A Sun-Chiron aspect, also active today, helps open you up and get you back to your usual reasonable self. Your ability to mix the small details with the big picture is strong now. Be generous and gracious about others’ input, and you’ll be in even better shape. Great energy is with us for learning from our mistakes.
ScorpioToday’s energies are excellent for investigation and getting to the heart of a problem, dear Scorpio. Still, there can be some misunderstandings or delays to navigate. A couple of minor but nagging influences can challenge your perceptions or delivery, and there may be some tensions revolving around opinions and ideas. Try to look beyond words chosen to the intentions behind the communication. You might decide to get your mind off people-problems by focusing on something more manageable and predictable. Patience is needed now! Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron aspect helps you express some of your more complicated feelings with relative ease right now. It’s a good time for efforts taken towards healing, either physical and emotional. It’s also a strong time for appreciation of your unique perspective or talents regarding work and health. Research can lead to new or improved methods to better enjoy your daily life, whether it’s about work or self-care programs.
SagittariusYou may want to immerse yourself in a project or a person today, dear Sagittarius, but practical responsibilities that need more immediate attention can challenge this. Still, this brief blockage may strengthen your resolve to work things through. Fortunately, a Sun-Chiron aspect active today helps balance things out. You are standing out from the crowd, particularly on creative and romantic levels. It’s a fine time to believe in your abilities and quietly go about your tasks. A partner or friend could point you in the direction of creative change and inspiration. Sharing activities, ideas, and entertainment with people you care about can be especially healing and could help cement a bond. People are attracted to your more unique qualities and talents. It’s a good time to recognize your vulnerabilities and work with them in positive ways. Avoid worrying about your abilities and simply do your best and enjoy yourself for best results now.
CapricornYou might see the holes in a plan or your confidence in what you’re doing can dip now, dear Capricorn, but it’s temporary. Allow yourself to steer a little off course today so that you can get your bearings. Worry is only useful if it motivates you to make necessary changes. Otherwise, you are wasting perfectly good time and energy. There can be a misunderstanding or minor disconnect occurring now, but this can ultimately lead to greater understanding. While there is a tendency to dwell on problems, a Sun-Chiron aspect active today helps you see the bigger picture. The Moon’s move into harmony with your sign boosts this further. You’re in a strong position to put your unique ideas related to your personal or domestic life into practice, and you may have a healing touch with others. You’re doing things a little differently, and it works! You can be quite proud of elements of your domestic world.
AquariusWith some picky aspects today, dear Aquarius, your routines might suffer a little due to indecision, worry, or some minor off-timing. Emotions or nervous tension may be interfering in your communications or output. Take a break from over-thinking things since concentrating too much on the details or facts can obscure the bigger picture. The path to your goals is unlikely to be a straight line at the moment. A Sun-Chiron aspect, also active today, is an excellent transit for building bridges. The areas affected in your solar chart suggest relationships with siblings, neighbors, love interests, and children may be the ones that benefit most. Your viewpoint and intelligence stand out as special to others. Creative projects can also flourish with the problem-solving boost and holistic approach associated with this influence. There can be healing conversations and joint problem-solving that figure strongly now.
PiscesSome communication problems or delays are likely today, dear Pisces, with Saturn in minor challenging aspect to both Mercury and Saturn. You can feel misunderstood or could inadvertently misrepresent yourself either by not speaking about something or by talking about something prematurely. Process rather than force a decision. Make adjustments and refinements instead of sweeping changes for best results now. Confidence is likely to return once you meet your obligations, and there can be some trial and error until then. Still, a beautiful Sun-Chiron aspect is also active now, and problem-solving improves, mainly related to money, personal possessions, family, and home life. You’ll find that forgiveness is much easier on you today, as it means you don’t expend too much precious energy holding onto negative feelings. You’ll find it natural to seek ways to get closer to others and to understand and accept one another.
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.