- The Moon is in Aquarius until 2:29 PM, after which the Moon is in Pisces.
- The void Moon occurs today from 10:34 AM to 2:29 PM.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter (Third Quarter) Moon phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 14th, and the New Moon will happen on the 22nd.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou’ll find people are very much in your corner now, dear Aries, and you can be taking the initiative with friends or networks. Your creativity or contributions can be especially appreciated. Someone may be expressing their affection for you today. It’s a good time for cooperating and enjoying time with others. A Mercury-Venus sextile helps smooth over differences through conversation. This influence puts you in a particularly favorable position to collaborate and cooperate. Presenting your ideas, studying, and guiding are likely to go well. You can have different interests or projects on the table that excite and motivate you. This is a powerful period for communications, and your appeal gets a real boost. There could be promising news or communications that warm you. While life is busy, it feels energizing rather than chaotic to you now. Later today, the Moon moves into your privacy sector, however, and taking some time out can be healthy.
TaurusThis is a big day for communicating, dear Taurus, but also for emotional contentment. Relationships with family members can prosper, and so can business transactions. Ideas for making money working from home or involving home and family-related products or services can be rich today. It’s a little easier than usual to discuss private or tricky topics with people more rational and ready. It’s a time to see emotions and feelings from an intellectual perspective. This can also be a good day for bringing intuition and aesthetic sense to practical matters. You might come up with interesting ideas about how you can improve your financial state. You are more inclined to pay attention to unusual signs or symbols, and these can factor into decisions now. There is a playful quality to conversations, and politeness or kindness, and these things can very well boost your mood. The Moon moves into your sector of friendship, community, hopes, and wishes later today, encouraging you to diversify.
GeminiThis can be a standout day for furthering creative goals and ambitions, dear Gemini, and/or for sharing ideas. There can be rich ideas about improving your vitality or energy levels circulating, and a friend/network can be especially helpful or a source of interesting information. Your powers of attraction are strong, and you’re in touch with the gentler, more receptive side of your nature. Today is good for sharing ideas, personal thoughts, feelings, and memories. You have a stronger sense than usual about ideas that have real potential for success, and a valuable or beneficial virtual connection with someone is possible. You may gain clarity about a person’s feelings for you, or you could thoroughly enjoy a conversation about the future. The Moon moves into your career and reputation sector later today, encouraging a focus on your responsibilities.
CancerYou can get good support and backing from others in ways that improve your career prospects or reputation, dear Cancer. Ideas are particularly rich when it comes to sensing what people want, benefiting your relationships. While you’ve been in a cycle for taking stock of your emotional and social life more than pursuing it directly, it’s a good day for sharing your ideas or simply joining in and doing most of the listening. Instead, you might gain an understanding with someone or with a matter from the past. There can be a subtle communication of romantic interest from someone today. There can be an impulse to contact someone, or you can be the recipient of a surprising communication. A Mercury-Venus aspect promotes peaceful cooperation and conversation. The Moon moves into your spirit sector, supporting and enhancing your curiosity and encouraging you to think in big, happy terms.
LeoToday is good for sharing your ideas, dear Leo, as well as for playful communications. You can feel quite supported when someone reinforces and understands your perspective. You’re bringing a healthy spirit of friendship to your relationships. A charming and open manner attracts or enhances current connections. The day favors self-expression, social confidence, and an improved outlook. Mending broken fences through clarifying, respectful, and kind communications can be in strong focus and more successful than usual as Mercury and Venus harmonize. You have been discovering your own unique set of truths and beliefs recently, and you’re especially eager to share them today and tomorrow. Still, the Moon’s move into your intimacy sector later today inclines you toward more introspection. Focusing on something or someone special to you is satisfying with this transit.
VirgoToday is strong for sharing ideas and dilemmas with others, dear Virgo, as collaboration seems to lead you to happy places, or possible solutions. You might discover that finding the information you need comes more easily than usual today. Talking through problems can be relieving. It can also be a fine time for enhancing your reputation, learning things that help you in your career, or talking about plans for the future or long-term goals. People may be speaking highly of you. It’s a generally good day for making business decisions or for casual fact-gathering that ultimately leads to better decisions. When it comes to private or personal matters, you’re discussing them rationally and naturally. A Mercury-Venus sextile’s energies kick in today, putting you in a fabulous position for hashing things out. You may get the chance to clarify your position on a matter. The Moon moves into your opposite sign later today, drawing your emotional focus to others, especially a close relationship.
LibraWhile this can be a wonderfully rich day for creative and romantic expression, dear Libra, you can be in the position of guiding light to someone through your communications. Benefits and good feelings come from such discussions, and good communication skills can reverberate positivity to other areas of life as well. Mercury and Venus head towards a harmonious aspect, exact early tomorrow but influencing today. With Mercury in your partnership sector and Venus in your spirit sector, it’s a fine time to collaborate or exchange ideas. This can be a time of increased warmth in a relationship or good conversations and bonding as you share your broader goals and beliefs. It’s also a good time for counseling and gathering beneficial information from others. The Moon’s move into your sector of work and health later today encourages attention to daily routines and important details. This is a fine time for activities, such as organizing, that will help free your mind.
ScorpioThe tendency to think and analyze your feelings and relationships is strong today, dear Scorpio. You may be taking the lead on a household or family matter, and efforts to improve your work, chores, or health can also be quite fruitful now. A healthy Sun-Ceres connection between your home and work sectors can also point to creative ways to get work done in or on your home, as well as more cooperation with others that helps boost your productivity. Self-care efforts or taking care of others can be especially satisfying. As well, love is easily expressed and attracted today. There can be a special attraction to mysteries and hidden motives, investigations of some kind, and all that we don’t typically see. A Mercury-Venus sextile comes into effect, boosting your communications. It’s a time for pleasant discoveries. The Moon moves into your creative sector later today, reminding you to have some fun, entertain and be entertained, and get creative.
SagittariusToday’s transits are terrific for creative ideas, dear Sagittarius, or for bonding with others through pleasure and play. Ideas are rich, and cooperation comes more easily than usual. Someone may be expressing their affection for you, and reaching out through a special text or call can be most beneficial. The Moon moves into your home and family sector for a couple of days, and you need some downtime. While this is important, it’s a good idea to make some room for conversations that help to clarify feelings, come to agreements, or express romantic feelings. A balance is ideal. Conversations about love, children, creative arts, hobbies, or entertainment can be pleasing and beneficial. The beauty may very well be in your willingness to communicate. Consider special ways to settle yourself in and enjoy quieter, comforting times today and tomorrow.
CapricornYou’ll find that compromising comes far more easily than usual today, dear Capricorn. Family and home-related goals can prosper, and ideas for making or saving money can emerge. You can have a stronger desire to find peace in your domestic life or with family. Today may not be a day in which a lot gets done in an obvious or explicit way, but it’s good for mending fences, enjoying others, and expressing your feelings. Conversations can be clarifying and helpful, and significant agreements and positive circumstances can be the result. The Moon’s move into your solar third house stimulates your curiosity further, boosting your desire to learn and research ideas. A mental approach to the day seems just right at the moment. It’s a time for special attention to personal interests and contacts.
AquariusToday and tomorrow are suitable for taking care of business, dear Aquarius, but you’re also in great shape for taking care of others. It’s a good time for family or interactions with people on whom you can count. You may be taking on a nurturing role now, and you are especially able to communicate your acceptance and care. You are also more creative or able to express your ideas in ways that others more fully appreciate. You are magnetizing good things to you quite naturally now and expressing both your feelings and ideas with the same ease. We’re heading towards an especially easygoing Mercury-Venus sextile that for you is excellent for negotiations, creative writing, problem-solving, and relationships with love interests, acquaintances, and children. Interactions tend to be easy, smooth, kind, and helpful. Complicated problems seem to be easier to manage when you feel supported and approach them in a relaxed way.
PiscesA nice connection between the Sun and Ceres today tends to encourage contentment, dear Pisces. It’s a fine time for showing your care and concern or expressing your feelings in real, measurable ways. Healing through play, pleasure, and positivity can be in strong focus now. Home and family matters can be quite easy and smooth-running as well. There can be good news or promising developments with home or financial affairs, a fun purchase, or a sense of abundance. A Mercury-Venus aspect helps you along. There can be good news or promising developments with family, home, or financial affairs, an exciting new purchase for the household, or a sense of abundance now. Conversations are fruitful and pleasant. Things may seem to be falling into place, which is comforting. The Moon moves into your sign later today, encouraging a focus on yourself and your emotional needs. The desire for action or a fresh start is strong.
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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.
The purple marker above shows where we are in the current moon phase cycle.