- The Moon is in Gemini.
- A void Moon period occurs from 11:21 PM forward (until tomorrow at 10:32 PM, lasting almost a day).
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Gibbous phase until 4:29 AM, after which the Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- The Full Moon/Lunar Eclipse occurs today at 4:29 AM in the sign of Gemini.
- Mars is not retrograde but is in its post-retrograde shadow until January 2, 2021.
- Current retrogrades: Chiron Rx and Uranus Rx.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesEmotions run high today with a Lunar Eclipse in your communications and transportation sector, dear Aries. Feelings and events can lead to important discoveries, ideas, and changes in your mindset or attitude. Watch for impulsive self-expression, but give weight to your emotions and any new feelings experienced now. There can be a sudden rush to handle your daily affairs after perhaps excessive attention to everything else. A change of plans might prompt a scuffle of activity. Themes related to travel, belief systems, communications, transportation, and making connections are big now and the coming month, and today’s eclipse reminds you of connecting with your true feelings about what you’re learning, communicating, and sharing. A culmination of a writing or learning project can occur, or publicity and promotion are themes. This is certainly a time when facts are important to you, and they can help you refine your beliefs. Your worldview is changing. This eclipse is part of a series that began mid-year and will continue until next year. As today advances, you get into a reasonable and realistic frame of mind that helps you move forward. You may very well benefit from mature or realistic advice or speaking to superiors.
TaurusAs you go a little more deeply into your pursuits these days, dear Taurus, you may need to find moments to come up for air. Heightened emotions surrounding money and possessions, as well as personal values and talents, can be a theme now with a Lunar Eclipse landing in your resources sector. Even though it’s a partial eclipse, it nevertheless holds power over you to face feelings and make changes and improvements that get you to a stronger sense of security, predictability, and safety. You can have a revelation about money or business or deal with matters related to your values and self-worth or boundaries in a relationship. Realizations about how to better handle or manage your money can occur now. Take your time before making any pivotal decisions, but aim to examine feelings coming to the surface, however raw they may be at the moment. As the day progresses, you might benefit from someone’s point of view. You might form or fine-tune plans, or your common sense helps you unblock or find your way around obstacles. It’s a good time to have a discussion about beliefs and morals or to clarify intentions. Being reliable and present can help strengthen bonds now.
GeminiA Lunar Eclipse occurs in your sign early today, dear Gemini, and you may have an emotional awakening this week. The truth you face now is about something that’s been with you for some time but that you haven’t yet acknowledged or fully noticed. Emotions run high, especially surrounding a personal matter or close relationship, and even with all of the emotional excitement, you can feel energetically drained. A Lunar Eclipse has the effect of a super-charged Full Moon. It can bring about a significant revelation, likely to do with your feelings about someone, your image, or personal impact. Events or epiphanies happening now seem to force a desire to make big changes related to your sense of independence. These feelings are real, but take your time with them. A Mercury-Saturn aspect occurring today can help even out your mood as the day advances. It’s a good time to demonstrate your work ethic or reliability. You might gain new and useful information that helps clarify work or health matters.
CancerThis morning’s Lunar Eclipse can pull up some pressure to find a balance if you’ve been working too hard, dear Cancer. Disruptions in your routine force you to pull yourself away from the daily grind. Put your fears aside and deal head-on (or heart-on) with whatever comes your way. It can prompt a stronger need for rest and reflection or time alone. A work or health matter can come to a head now for some of you, but it’s also a time to put more effort and energy into taking care of your emotional wellness. Today’s Mercury-Saturn transit helps round things out as the day advances. While you can feel a bit vulnerable early today, you’ll find that sorting things out and attending to matters step by step helps stabilize you. Negotiations are likely to be fair and fortunate now. Someone may recognize you for being a good friend, which feels great. Reliability is rewarded now, or it just feels good and has its own intrinsic rewards.
LeoFeelings are strong and guiding you today, dear Leo, with a Lunar Eclipse in your solar eleventh house, influencing your social life, children, love affairs, group associations, and friends. Your feelings for someone, about a relationship, or about your social life, in general, can be pivotal now, reaching a turning point. You might also come to powerful realizations about long-term happiness goals. Events occurring now and this week tend to push you in the right direction, along a more authentic path. You need this background to make meaningful choices later, but consider that it’s best to sit with your feelings for a while to get to that point. You may need to deal with facts and figures or practical matters before returning your attention to the things you truly want to accomplish. Aim to pay particular attention to your feelings and realizations this week so that you prepare yourself for related new beginnings after the Solar Eclipse on the 14th. As today advances, your thinking is clearer regarding home matters, work, and health. You’re putting logical thinking to full use in the work you do, and mental discipline pays off.
VirgoEmotions heighten today with a Lunar Eclipse, dear Virgo. It’s like a super-charged Full Moon, affecting your life for many months, and it’s likely to push recognition or awards or even a change in your career path. You become especially aware of your responsibilities, ambitions, and goals. A project can come to fruition, or those things you’ve swept under the carpet demand attention now and in the coming weeks. There’s a stronger focus on home and family or your private world these days, and now your responsibilities to the outside world call. You’ll have more time to sort out the delicate home-work balance over the coming year, but you’re getting prompts to continue sorting things out. Today’s Mercury-Saturn aspect helps ground you, particularly as the day advances. It favors conservative moves and traditional methods. There can be practical solutions for matters with teaching, writing, learning, and connecting. Some information you receive or the thinking you do helps you make a big decision or is useful for solving a problem.
LibraThis morning’s Lunar Eclipse challenges you to confront some important, perhaps previously buried, issues in your life, dear Libra, particularly related to ideas and beliefs. It’s a powerful time for discovering your feelings on a matter, but you may need to let everything sink in before coming to conclusions. Taking control of your life requires time and energy, so resolve to make changes, but avoid pushing for immediate results. This eclipse generates both emotional and mental energy but focusing it all can be difficult. Give yourself time to process any news or new information coming your way. This eclipse might motivate you to fit more extracurricular activities into your life or to expand your skills, knowledge, and reach. As the day advances, it’s easier to clear your head. You’re more willing to work through a problem step by step until everything’s working up to par. Discussions with others about finances can be useful, or you may stumble upon some useful information. Others may be appreciating your logical insight. Emotional habits that hold you back are more apparent to you now.
ScorpioEmotions are strong today, dear Scorpio. A Lunar Eclipse stimulates a turning point, realization, or epiphanies surrounding financial, ownership, intimate, or sharing matters. Now and in the coming weeks, there can be activities with financial support, taxes, debts, investments, or a close relationship and power dynamics or trust issues. There can be new money coming into your life or the need to shuffle around your finances to accommodate changes. This eclipse brings buried or long-brewing situations to a head or the surface. You might reach a settlement or make changes in the ways you depend on others. While resolutions may not come just yet, events and realizations can get the ball rolling. As today advances, you’re in good shape for technical work or taking care of business. You might come across information that improves your life in practical ways. Serious conversations may even be comforting as you learn what’s possible and what isn’t.
SagittariusThe Sun is in your sign, and a Solar Eclipse in Sagittarius will occur in mid-December, dear Sagittarius, putting much focus on your personal plans and personality. However, with today’s Lunar Eclipse in your opposite sign, your attention turns to the perspective, agenda, or needs of a significant other. This can help balance things out, although you could feel temporarily drained or overwhelmed. There is likely to be an unusual amount of social and relationship activity in the coming weeks. It can be a time for an important announcement, or a commitment might be an issue on the table now. Epiphanies about a significant relationship can lead to substantial changes. Events over the next while help you define your life concerning your partnership needs. Today is about getting in touch with what’s in your heart. While events and epiphanies occurring now are highly revealing, take time to sort through whatever comes to light. As today advances, good energy is with you to sort out money or personal possessions or better understand your needs. Immediate gratification is less of an interest, and thinking ahead works well for you now. You may decide to focus on priorities, and information coming in can benefit you tremendously.
CapricornThis morning’s Lunar Eclipse is part of a set of eclipses encouraging you to get to a better work-rest balance, dear Capricorn. This set began in the summer and will continue until the end of 2021. This particular eclipse challenges you to deal with loose ends, looming deadlines, health matters, or scheduling issues. Realizations and reveals prompt you to get going on an exercise or nutrition program that you know you have to do to feel more balanced, or there can be a culmination of a job or work project that gets you to a turning point. Demands can be high, and emotions are strong. Disruptions help redirect you along a more authentic path. You have a good sense that if you stay on top of the demands, you’ll be able to make meaningful changes. Resolutions come to matters that need to be put behind you so that you can begin anew. The weeks ahead are strong for making peace with the past. Aim to go slowly and figure out what’s in your heart before taking concrete action. As today advances, you’re in good shape for applying yourself to a goal or a practical project. There can be a supportive rapport with others or helpful information shared that gives you an edge. You’re tapping into patience and self-discipline and making these things work for you. Your natural common sense and resourcefulness shine through.
AquariusEmotions run high today, dear Aquarius. Revelations or news surrounding children in your life or a romantic partner can occur now and in the coming weeks. There might be illumination in a romantic affair and possibly some tests, but the path is clearing for more clarity in the future. The energy of the partial Lunar Eclipse occurring today can shed new light on a friendship or romance, or even a creative project. Your true feelings about a person, romance, or a project can overcome you, and everything changes as a result! There can be a culmination or turning point now. Letting something go makes room for a rush of new creativity flowing. You could find yourself connecting with a cause, group, or your community in the weeks ahead. Since this is a part of a series of eclipses that last until next year, you won’t have all the answers yet, but you’re certainly on your way. As the day advances, you’re in good shape to take care of business, communicate effectively, and get the job done. Thinking and ideas or advice exchanged now can be exceptionally useful. Your strong sense of responsibility is in the spotlight. You’re interested in making improvements, and your thinking is particularly sound and realistic, which is handy from time to time.
PiscesThere’s a stronger focus on your career, public, life direction, or reputation matters at this time of year, dear Pisces. If you feel a little out of balance, your best bet is to slow down and avoid acting on impulses, but do pay attention to prompts and reveals happening this week. This morning’s Lunar Eclipse in your home and family sector inspires realizations or epiphanies. Feelings that you’ve kept at bay or haven’t yet acknowledged are impossible to ignore now! Events and revelations clear the path for improvements in your life, particularly related to career, reputation, status, home, and family. For some of you, there could be home repairs, family dramas, or internal changes to deal with in the coming weeks, and you’re in the position to balance out your attention to outside responsibilities and your personal life. If you’ve been over-extending yourself, you’ll now find ways to get more downtime. As the day advances, you’re in good shape for clearing your head. You have a good eye for detail and a feel for what is truly worth your while as Mercury and Saturn harmonize. It’s also a fine time for solid work or making a reliable connection with someone. People tend to be a little more trustworthy or steady than usual, and you generally have your priorities straight at the moment.
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:
Planet Color Key: The longer the bar, the slower the aspecting planet, and the longer the duration of the planet’s transit.