- The Moon is in Capricorn.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 27th in the sign of Scorpio, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on November 4th.
- Mercury Rx, Chiron Rx, Uranus Rx, and Neptune Rx.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from October 31st to November 20th).
- Venus spends its first full day in Sagittarius (Venus is in Sagittarius from November 1st to 26th).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
Family matters tend to run smoothly today, dear Aries, and there may be an opportunity to enjoy yourself, an invitation, or simply a very pleasant, playful mood now. Inhibitions tend to drop, but it remains a less than ideal time for big decisions, so enjoy yourself without commitments for now. Your desire to grow, build, improve, and move forward, particularly in your emotional or personal life, is prominent right now. Resolving conflicts comes organically with a focus on reinforcement and reward. Relationships get a nice boost since you’re not afraid to show your compassion. You may gain just the perspective you need to feel good about things. Still, the Moon spends the day in your career sector, and you can feel reinforced and stronger by taking care of business. You also readily take charge with this transit.
This is a time for accepting things as they are and feeling better for it, dear Taurus. You’re in an excellent position to strengthen relationships, make fortunate connections, repair difficulties, and enjoy a sense of mutual support. Compassion is active, and you can get your message across, even with Mercury newly retrograde. This is because you’re communicating your intentions along with the words. There is a sense that reaching out to others is right for you and can help move you forward. It’s also an excellent time to think up solutions to problems. Still, putting something brand new into action is probably not the best choice. There can be a pleasant feeling of joy and comfort in thinking about the bigger picture or far-off plans nevertheless with the Moon spending the day in your solar ninth house.
You can have many ideas and plans going on now, dear Gemini. You’re in a good position for unique ideas to make, save, or spend money and to enjoy your work. You can absorb a lot, mainly related to your work and health. People are valuing your helpfulness or, through your interactions, you’re finding more meaning in what you do. Improving confidence in yourself to earn more or to take charge of your practical affairs can figure strongly now. It’s a great money or business day. With Mercury newly retrograde, it remains better to work on projects already in place than to begin something brand new. Even so, you have no shortage of clever ideas, and your mood is determined.
Look for emerging opportunities to express yourself creatively, dear Cancer. People are receptive to and appreciative of your unique perspective. You feel especially free to be yourself and to explore ideas. You seem to magnetize situations to you that help you grow, improve, and build your confidence. You’re learning a lot about your independence and initiative, but today is also favorable for pairing up. It’s a good time for pouring your energy into a project, pastime, or money-making endeavor. Your relationship with the public is favored now, as you seem to be in tune with current trends, and others readily catch on to your ideas, perspective, art, or viewpoint. The Moon’s transit of your partnership sector again today suggests you’re seeking out company or feedback.
You are particularly comfortable with others today, dear Leo, but also ready to take on a gentle challenge. Your unique qualities are in the spotlight, and you feel at home wherever you are. You don’t have to push anything, and some understatement can do the most for you right now. Supportive emotional and family relationships can figure strongly today. It’s a good day for attracting what you want into your life, and for working on healing the family dynamic as well as becoming more comfortable with your deeper needs and desires. You may want to treat yourself to something special, too. The Moon spends another day in your work and health sector, suggesting that you’ll do best if you pay special attention to your daily affairs, tasks, and commitments.
Transits today are most helpful for mental interests, learning, and projects falling into place today, dear Virgo, despite the fact that Mercury just recently turned retrograde in your communications sector! Make a point of involving yourself with things you genuinely love, causes you can get behind, and otherwise finding meaning through extracurricular activities. At the same time, you mustn’t take on too much. As well, it makes sense to focus on projects already in progress. Fortunately, you’re drawn to gentle challenges now, and your sense of what’s right for you is on-point. Today is good for strengthening relationships with siblings, a partner, or an acquaintance through listening and understanding. People tend to respond well to your plans and ideas. Exciting ideas may need more work, but they nevertheless can have high potential. Creative energy is abundant.
You may be feeling pleasantly committed today, dear Libra. Solutions to practical problems may be unconventional but highly effective. Energies today are lovely for financial discoveries or ideas that give you a sense that you’re going somewhere. You may get the chance to use your natural talents in rewarding ways. You might recognize the need to put yourself out there or believe in yourself to succeed or to enjoy new opportunities now, and while it can feel slightly uncomfortable momentarily, you quickly feel good about taking on a gentle challenge. With Mercury newly retrograde, you’re in better shape for developing strategies for reaching work goals than you are for brand new ventures.
You’re in great shape for expressive, growth-oriented, sharing, and learning activities today, dear Scorpio, with the Sun in your sign connecting harmoniously with the North Node of the Moon. Contributing and connecting comes more naturally, and they can be quite rewarding. You’re focusing on spiritual growth and wellness, and you can enjoy a position of mentoring or guiding someone to a better mental space. You might also feel inspired by a story or viewpoint. While Mercury is newly retrograde in your sign, encouraging a look at past projects, today’s energies are good for intuitively arriving at new ideas and approaches.
The Sun is currently in the sign just behind yours, dear Sagittarius, and its harmonious connection to the North Node of the Moon can bring a boost to your private or emotional life. You may find special meaning in helping others, support, volunteer work, or an intimate connection. Taking the time to relax, refresh, and get in touch with your inner world can be especially rewarding. There are benefits to taking extra time to connect with your feelings, emotional needs, and desires. Nurturing activities can do the trick. Drawing upon your inner well comes naturally, and it can be satisfying. The Moon spends another day in your solar second house, and you’re in touch with your comfort and security needs.
The Moon spends another day in your sign, dear Capricorn, and you seek out stimulation or a stronger connection with the world around you. Emotions are transparent and feel more immediate or pressing. You’re likely to find support for your creative efforts or projects, and your interactions with a partner, friends, or acquaintances are positive, inspiring, and supportive. The flow of communication is energetic and smooth, even with Mercury newly retrograde. You or someone in your life can come up with fabulous ideas that contribute to a dream or vision. Relationships can be active on your mind today, more than usual. Small changes and improvements are precisely what you need at the moment, particularly with friends, dreams, personal interests, and long-term happiness goals.
Again today, you’re quite content staying in the background as the Moon transits the sign behind yours, dear Aquarius. It’s a natural time for reviewing recent events and recharging your emotional batteries rather than for leaping into something all-new or making a splash. A Sun-Node aspect can stimulate a fine sense that you know where you’re headed. Aiming for mastery over the material resources and techniques for achieving your goals feels right. There can be a boost to your sense of purpose or mission now. Despite the private, internal focus, you may be in the position of increased responsibility, and you’re wearing this role well!
You’re a little less attached to your worries today, dear Pisces, and this can lead to just the right atmosphere to enjoy yourself more. Relating to others as equals now opens you up to all kinds of opportunities as the Sun and North Node harmonize with one another and with your sign. It’s an excellent time to connect and share ideas and bond with others as you do. Today is also useful for learning something valuable for progressing a hobby, pet project, or even a romance. You’re feeling more self-confident and optimistic in your social relationships, and you’re seeking more meaning as you express yourself and share your ideas and talents with others. It’s a time for putting your emotions into motion.
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.