- The Moon is in Cancer all day.
- The void Moon occurs from 6:05 PM forward (until the Moon enters Leo tomorrow at 5:19 AM).
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 21st, and the New Moon will happen on September 28th.
- Chiron Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, and Pluto Rx.
- The Sun enters Libra today (the Sun transits Libra from September 23rd to October 23rd).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
The Sun enters your partnership sector today, dear Aries, and in the coming month, your larger focus turns to partnerships, negotiations, and self-expression through your relationships. Personal energy levels may not be at their peak with the Sun in your opposite sign now. However, if you put more energy into listening to others and tending to your relationships, you will be using this period to its utmost. It’s a good time for partnering, counseling, and connecting. Your social life may very well light up, particularly with both Mercury and Venus also in the same area of your solar chart. You more readily sense others’ needs, making this a more considerate, compromising cycle. Today, you tend to draw in people who are helpful or kind, and you’re in a particularly good position for counseling, agreements, and negotiations.
The Sun moves into your work and health sector today, dear Taurus, and you’re likely to enjoy renewed interest, energy, and motivation for work and routines until October 23rd. This cycle isn’t about recognition or ambition–instead, it’s an excellent transit for self-development and laying the groundwork for future success. You’re putting in the work and effort to improve your life. Focus on correcting details and solving problems for best results. It’s a good cycle for boosting up your health and wellness routines, too. Watch for the tendency to fret or limit your opportunities. Today is favorable for bringing more harmony to your working environment or daily life. There may even be social opportunities arising as you pursue your work, health, and self-care goals or simply more enjoyment of these things. You’re in great shape for supporting or helping others with your knowledge, skills, or research.
The Sun moves into your sector of play, entertainment, and self-expression, dear Gemini, and will spend a month stimulating your creative and romantic side. Your confidence builds, and you enjoy pleasing others during this favorable cycle. There is unique flair to whatever you do, and your emotional life is especially colorful. With Venus and Mercury also in the same area of your solar chart, you’re in great shape for enjoying yourself and for finding your joy. This transit lightens up your life in important ways. Focus shifts to more creative and entertaining pastimes, romance, or sport. You feel a little freer, more confident, and happier. Today, Venus blends with Ceres, boosting social relations for you. It can be a fun and playful time for you, and you’re more willing to go out on a limb to enjoy yourself or express your feelings. You might enjoy happy events related to creative, romantic, or recreational pastimes.
The Sun moves into your home and family sector today, dear Cancer, and you’ll want to carve out some downtime for yourself in this yearly, month-long cycle. This transit helps to relax the pace and improve your concentration. It’s a favorable time for reconnecting with your roots, building your inner well, and taking charge of your family life. You’re focusing on long-term security! Building up inner strength and nurturing the self as well as loved ones are in the spotlight in the coming weeks. It’s a good time for taking more pride in your home and for improving living conditions and family relations. Today, Venus connects harmoniously with Ceres, promoting an excellent feeling of support or warmth, particularly related to daily routines, work, family, or home life. It may be a time of improved living or working conditions and relationships with people with whom you spend a lot of time on a daily basis. You are building a better relationship with yourself, too, and some self-nurturing and pampering can help this process along. The focus can be on bringing more harmony, balance, and beauty to your personal life, home, and family.
The Sun moves into your communications sector today, dear Leo, and will influence this area of your solar chart until October 23rd. You’re interested in quick results, you’re putting out your feelers for new ideas, or you have many different projects going at once in the month ahead. You are curious, interested in others, and eager to learn new things. While this is a busy time for making connections, maintaining continuity can require extra effort right now. The focus can be on mental stimulation and variety. It’s a time for reaching and branching out more often, as your desire to communicate and make connections increases. You’re in good shape for learning and sharing. Today is prime for love, and you’re likely to find that people are more considerate of you than usual. There can be friendly exchanges that give you a good sense that you’re wanted or supported. Some positive publicity or affectionate dialogues can figure strongly now.
The Sun ends its yearly transit of your sign today, dear Virgo, and moves forward into your sector of values and resources. You’re certainly shifting gears with Mercury and Venus already in this area of your solar chart. The month ahead is good for turning your attention to stabilizing your life and putting ideas to work for you. Until October 23rd, money and possessions, comfort, sensual enjoyment, and simple, pleasurable activities assume more importance in your life. You want or need to take charge of your money and take better care of your valuables, develop your talents and resources, and establish yourself. You’re also more resourceful and making good use of what you have. Today is likely to be quite warm and friendly, particularly on the home front. Entertaining in the home or dealings with family, home-related business, and creative matters are favored. Activities that soothe, comfort, and boost your confidence can be in focus, and attracting the right resources can be straightforward. You feel happiest and most content when you feel secure and comfortable, and it may very well be a good time for purchases for the home.
The Sun enters your sign today, dear Libra, where it will transit for the coming month, vitalizing your personality and personal plans. It’s a time to shine, as you are in the spotlight! Mars will not enter your sign until early October, and you may still have some loose ends to tie up, but in most ways, you feel that you’re in the driver’s seat now. People notice you more than usual. Aim to make good impressions and project yourself with confidence and positivity. Now’s the time for some healthy self-focus. Your natural charm emerges for everyone to see today. You’re more transparent about your feelings and more expressive and open with your affections. Today is particularly suitable for conversations that boost or heal you, and you may similarly boost someone up with a gesture or comment.
The Sun moves into your privacy and soul sector today for a month-long visit, dear Scorpio. In the weeks ahead, you can experience increasing needs for rest and replenishment. You’re tying up loose ends and reconsidering specific projects or paths in preparation for the Sun in your sign cycle that begins on October 23rd. You’re now in a healthy cycle for regrouping and renewing yourself. You’re likely to relish some time to yourself for dreaming, resting, and healing. It’s a fertile period for exploring your inner world. Some form of retreat is right for you now, as it’s crucial to avoid overload, but watch if escapist tendencies go a little too far. Today, you’re inclined to go out of your way to promote a peaceful and secure atmosphere. It can be a time for making some willing sacrifices for others. Pleasantness with others can open doors, and benefits come from paying more attention to the hidden elements and patterns of your interactions.
The Sun moves into your sector of dreams, wishes, hopes, ideals, and friendship today, dear Sagittarius, where it will influence for the coming month. Mercury and Venus in this area of your solar chart have boosted your social life. Now, with the Sun here, you’ll see a more distinct shift of focus to your social and humanitarian or personal happiness goals. Friendships come into sharper focus over the coming weeks, and the need to feel part of a group or team, or to enjoy the company of friends, increases. This can be a time of a stronger need to latch onto dreams and plans for the future and to create meaningful goals. Today, you’re inclined towards informal, cooperative, and harmonious activities, and the day’s energies support these things. Opportunities for friendship and shared happiness arise. Sharing your work, ideas, or expertise with others can be rewarding.
The Sun moves to the top of your solar chart today, dear Capricorn, where it will transit until October 23rd. The weeks ahead are active for recognizing and honoring your goals and ambitions. Your attention turns to professional matters, objectives, material or social success, and your reputation. Your instincts for advancement are excellent now, and others are noticing you for what you do or how you perform. It can be a time of increased recognition, and possibly greater responsibility as well! You’re a little more accountable than usual. Today, there can be some touching moments or warm musings happening that refresh your spirit. A Venus-Ceres aspect encourages good feedback or social opportunities coming from professional dealings or business. Your personality can be the selling point in your career or business and the major contributing factor to your success right now. It’s a good time for public relations and relationships with bosses, parents, or anyone who oversees you in some way.
The Sun moves into your sector of spirit and adventure today, dear Aquarius, and will influence this area of your solar chart until October 23rd. In the weeks ahead, the more adventurous and exploratory side of your nature comes to the fore. It’s time for a change of scenery, whatever that means to you! This period is favorable for nurturing your spirit to grow, expand, learn, and understand. It’s an excellent time for picking up or advancing personal interests or studies–it’s a time for seeking and exploring. You’re more able to see beyond the boundaries and limits you typically enforce (or that are enforced) on your life. Today is good for mental activities or conversations, and warm verbal exchanges can figure strongly. Experimenting and exploring with ideas can be refreshing. You might enjoy opportunities for promotion, publishing, higher education, travel, or other spirit-lifting activities. Your love of learning is pronounced, and your interest in unusual pleasures can figure strongly.
The Sun changes signs today, dear Pisces, and in the month ahead, you’re taking life–and your deeper needs from it–more seriously. This cycle holds strong potential for healing, observing, and strategizing. Your private world assumes more importance, and you take particular notice of the hidden layers of circumstances and people around you. It can be an excellent period for focus, concentration, and an increased feeling of mission, passion, or purpose. Situations, people, and activities that help you heal, improve, grow, and transform are a big draw. You might become thoroughly engrossed in a personal project or relationship during this cycle. Today, you’re in a good position for finding support or backing from others, emotional or financial. You might thoroughly enjoy putting more thought and care into a special goal, relationship, or project now as Venus in your intimacy sector harmonizes with Ceres in your sector of responsibilities, ambitions, and career.
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.