- The Moon is in Virgo until 3:09 AM, after which the Moon is in Libra.
- The void Moon continues until 3:09 AM (since yesterday at 10:24 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its First Quarter phase until 1:55 AM, after which the Moon is in its Waxing Gibbous phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurred on the 30th, and the Full Moon will occur on the 7th.
- Current retrogrades: Pluto Rx
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Moon heads into your partnership sector for a couple of days, dear Aries, signaling a good time to get some perspective. You’ll be seeking a better balance in your life. Money matters and practical affairs are in focus, however, with the Sun and Mercury coming together in your resources sector. New insights, ideas, and perspectives on these matters can figure strongly now as further details emerge. Helpful information can now be processed, organized, and sorted. There can be a turning point or fruition of a project now. This transit can help bring objectivity to an issue or clarify a financial, ownership, or respect matter. You might turn recent ideas or possibilities into solid plans as you flesh them out with details and specifics. Conversations can also be helpful, particularly informational and logical ones.
TaurusThe Moon moves into your work and health sector for a couple of days, dear Taurus, turning your attention to your chores and self-improvement efforts. It’s a good time to attend to various tasks that help you bring more order to your life. The Sun and Mercury come together in your sign today, however, and verbalizing your desires can be in sharp focus. You can feel driven to express yourself or to communicate with someone, and you may be turned to for advice or asked to speak. There can be important realizations, epiphanies, and clarifications occurring today. An idea can come into full bloom or the information you’ve been waiting for arrives. You may see details you missed in the past.
GeminiThe Moon heads into your sector of joy and pleasure for a couple of days, dear Gemini. You’re connecting with your need to entertain, be entertained, and enjoy yourself. Still, the Sun and Mercury meet in your soul sector today, and you’re inclined to analyze recent ideas and experiences. Details reveal themselves, and these help you fill in the blanks. You can feel more equipped to communicate or rationalize a matter that, before today, was difficult to express or understand. It may be a good time to sort out a personal matter. Revealing conversations or details emerging can prompt a turning point of sorts. You might reawaken a topic from the past, or you might enjoy a good feeling of purging or release involved with bringing something to light.
CancerThe Moon moves into your home and family sector for a couple of days, dear Cancer, and you can feel a strong urge to settle in and get comfortable. Also today, however, is a Mercury-Sun conjunction that helps clarify a matter, mainly related to friendship or a special project. This transit pulls up quite a bit of mental activity or intensity. It’s a good time for bringing an idea to full bloom. You can be excited about emerging new ideas for long-term plans and projects, or the full details of a plan come together now. There can be sudden ideas or realizations that have you feeling hopeful and possibly quite excited. It’s a strong time for clearing something up, as well as for learning and communicating your needs and intentions.
LeoThe Moon heads into your communications sector for a couple of days, dear Leo, and the pace of your life may pick up. You’re seeking a little more mental excitement. Because Mercury and the Sun align at the top of your solar chart today, you’re sure to do a lot of thinking and processing. This transit can help you see career and life path goals or professional matters and responsibilities more clearly, at least in a balanced, logical way. Verbalizing your thoughts give them life and help you understand them better. Meaningful conversations or communications can occur now, and they seem to help you turn a mental corner. There can be a vital clarification today that pushes an idea or project forward.
VirgoToday brings good energy for more clarity, particularly about studies, communications, or the sharing of your ideas, dear Virgo. Details might fill in regarding any of these issues, offering you a new perspective. It’s a good time for making decisions and solving problems. Conversations, news, and thoughts can help you clear up misconceptions and make solid plans. Illumination can occur on a mental level today. There can be a clearing of the air, or an important discovery or connection made this week. The desire to share your philosophy or unique perspective on a matter can be powerful now. You express yourself with more enthusiasm and faith, and this goes over very well with others, leading you to feel especially heard and reinforced. The Moon leaves your sign and heads into your resources sector for a couple of days, and you seek a little more stability.
LibraThe Moon heads into your sign for a couple of days, dear Libra. While this transit tends to heighten emotions, today’s Sun-Mercury alignment inclines you to do a lot of thinking and analyzing. You may be giving a lot of thought to a private or hidden matter, aiming to make sense of it, or you may be sorting these things out through a conversation. Clearing the air can feel good, and arriving at a decision, even better! You might reach a decisive conclusion today. You might see an intimate relationship or financial issue more clearly now. If you need to sort out a complicated matter, this is an excellent time for doing so. Writing about your feelings can also be highly useful, leading to important realizations. It can also be a fine time for solving a mystery or problem.
ScorpioMental energy is strong and in the spotlight, dear Scorpio. A Mercury-Sun alignment can help bring clarity to a matter. You can be doing a lot of processing, sorting, and organizing your thoughts and ideas today, and interactions or conversations with someone can help jumpstart important thinking. Some emotional detachment can be quite helpful now. Conversations seem to be very constructive, fair, and supportive. It may be a good idea to allow others to lead the conversations and listen carefully. Today is strong for taking a step back emotionally and taking a good, objective look at a situation. The Moon heads into your privacy sector for a couple of days, signaling a need to decompress, detox, and rest or unwind.
SagittariusWith the Sun and Mercury aligning in your work and services sector today, dear Sagittarius, you’re likely to see a matter more clearly. An idea can come to full bloom, and it can be about your health, daily affairs, chores, or work. You can give much thought to how to make improvements to any of these things now, and conversations or incoming news can lead the way to new beginnings. You have much to gain from what you see and discover now. Communication issues tend to dominate. You’re especially logical and interested in figuring things out. There can be an epiphany or realization about a health issue, or there can be a solution regarding a work or service matter. As well, the Moon moves into your social sector early today, and you seek to connect with others or to a special cause or goal.
CapricornThe Moon heads to the top of your solar chart for a couple of days, dear Capricorn, stimulating your awareness of long-term goals and responsibilities. Expressing yourself figures strongly, however, with the Sun and Mercury aligning in your sector of joy and self-expression. You’re very involved on a mental level, and you can feel a strong desire to share your ideas or creations. This can also be a time for gaining some clarity about creative projects, a relationship, course, or a hobby. You’re taking more pride in your work, ideas, and beliefs today, and others are taking note. Creative projects could reach a turning point, or there can be a romantic revelation. It can be a time of an overdue conversation, clearing of the air, news, or sudden insight.
AquariusThe Moon moves into your spirit sector for a couple of days, dear Aquarius, and you’re finding the silver lining in a situation. It’s a good time for lifting your spirits by focusing on the positive in your life. This can also be a time of meaningful conversations about or with family as the Sun and Mercury join forces in your solar fourth house. Things may be coming together on the home front or regarding living conditions, and ideas can blossom now. Mental activity is strong today, and you might particularly enjoy making plans, solving problems, and handling details. You are taking pride in your ability to handle personal matters. Significant ideas, news, or conversations can be part of your day, even if you may not yet know their value.
PiscesThe Moon moves into your intimacy sector for a couple of days, dear Pisces, and you’re inclined to want to go deep in whatever you’re doing. Still, today’s energies are a little scattered or mentally charged. The Sun and Mercury join forces in your sector of communications, learning, and errands, and you can find yourself in high demand. It’s a good time for engaging in helpful conversations and arriving at interesting ideas. There can be an important discovery, epiphany, discussion, or a clearing of the air. Beautiful things can result from conversations you engage in now. Pay particular attention to details, news, and ideas emerging as they can be significant. This can be a mentally busy time, but it’s also important to find the moments to center yourself.
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.