- The Moon is in Gemini until 3:25 PM, after which the Moon is in Cancer.
- A void Moon occurs today from 11:02 AM to 3:25 PM.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 11th in the sign of Aries, and a First Quarter Moon will occur on April 20th.
- There are no major retrogrades!
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
AriesTopics of conversation and thoughts or musings can be deeper and more serious than usual today, dear Aries. You might quickly fixate on a particular idea or problem, and if you apply this energy constructively, it can be to your advantage. There doesn’t seem to be a direct route for you to get in touch with what you truly want. Concerns about your responsibilities and performance, or perhaps your reputation, can emerge. If you’ve taken on too much or spread yourself too thin, these worries can reach a peak. Simplify and prioritize for best results. Fortunately, you can feel energized and motivated to pursue your projects and personal interests. Sharing ideas or viewpoints with someone special can be a bonding experience. It can be a time when you have a lot to share, or when you receive happy news. You can quite effectively use the power of words to attract what you want for yourself.
TaurusYou are unlikely to be satisfied with superficial explanations or offhand answers to your questions today, dear Taurus. Differences in opinion or lack of understanding can frustrate you. You may feel backed into a corner or forced to make a decision — positions that are typically the most annoying for you! Still, you’re likely to find the positive in a situation and perhaps even turn fear or worry into exciting new plans. You can come up with great ideas, primarily related to matters of the past and how to learn from and move past them. It can be to your advantage to spend some time alone or in relative peace, but it’s also a fine time to share ideas with someone you trust. This is a time of year when you’re very much inclined to take the necessary space to come to your own conclusions and decisions, trusting your intuition. Aim to sort out tensions related to money or resources. Center yourself and seek to learn more about your true needs and desires. You’re inclined to do some planning, dreaming, and imagining that stirs your creativity and leaves you feeling especially hopeful.
GeminiYou’re on fire on a mental level today, dear Gemini. Your thinking tends to deepen, although it can take a sharp turn, and you should watch that it doesn’t devolve into obsessive thinking or excessive worrying. You may be giving off some rather provocative energy even if you are not aware of it. Avoid defensiveness for best results. Fortunately, you have transits helping you to elevate your thoughts. It can be a big idea day, and there can be quite a focus on exchanging ideas. There might be a conversation that opens up doors. You can feel quite empowered by your goals and motivated to reach them. Certainly, you’re inclined to flip-flop between seeing things optimistically and quite skeptically. However, discussions or networking activities can be wonderful learning experiences or particularly inspiring. Putting your worries aside allows you more “room” to enjoy yourself. You may be questioning the rules you typically live by and entertaining some wilder ideas.
CancerDifferences in style, tastes, and especially beliefs between you and others can glare or disrupt things today, dear Cancer. There can be an issue that takes over your thoughts to the point that you’re completely distracted from what truly needs your attention. However, transits today can also help you turn around frustrations and find ways to improve your life. Work and career matters can thrive with your enterprising ideas. Certainly, a personal problem or relationship challenge can feel a little weightier than usual today. It can be frustrating if people are not doing what you expect of them. However, if thinking turns into dwelling, catch yourself and redirect your energies into productive channels. You can be particularly motivated to pursue your ambitions.
LeoAn important venture, project, person, or idea can demand your full attention today, dear Leo. However, this can turn into an obsession rather quickly with transits today. It can be helpful only if you’re focusing on something worthwhile, but it’s a time-waster if you’re worrying or otherwise doing yourself damage. While your eye for detail is excellent right now, it may be at the expense of seeing the bigger picture. Some transits active now help you avoid putting too much stock in whether others are catching on to your ideas. You’re craving more from life on a mental level than you usually do these days, and you might latch onto some inspiration today. It can be a challenge to unwind today with pressures to produce. Fortunately, you can envision the opportunities, not only the flaws, blocks, and delays. You can be enthusiastic about projects, ideas, and plans, and you’re very interested in doing more than talking and thinking — you want to take action. There can be an attraction to someone surrounding their beliefs or ideas. Plans for future growth and happiness can be inspiring, and people gravitate to your openness.
VirgoYou could become engrossed with an idea or project today, dear Virgo. If you can channel this into something constructive, you’ll be in great shape. However, watch that you don’t put too much effort into matters that will later seem inconsequential. Issues of control and self-control can emerge. Frustration with something can light a fire under you to improve, but it can also lead to a desire for power over your environment and people around you, which gets you nowhere fast. Aim for a steadier flow of thoughts and ideas and pay extra attention to emotional and psychological renewal. Conversations and musings about private, personal, or otherwise “not talked about” matters can be rewarding. Release through music, writing, or discussion can be healing. It’s an auspicious time for discovery and insight. While needs, wants, and desires can be complicated today, you can try to take things in stride because it’s temporary and helps you pace yourself. You are unlikely to put up with slackness in many areas of your life today.
LibraYou could find yourself mulling over issues and reexamining matters today, dear Libra, particularly related to negotiations, deals, and partnership. Fears and ambitions can be driving forces today, and it’s best to keep things moderate. Worry about security and stability matters is possible, but an examination of your fears and deeper needs can help you adapt. Try not to worry too much if someone is not in agreement. While someone can touch a nerve, the experience might be revealing. Consider whether a buried or hidden aspect of yourself is making you uncomfortable. In truth, it’s a good time to release problems or talk things through with someone special in your life. Aim to pull yourself away from areas where you’re feeling overly attached or stressed. Do your best to avoid obsessing over things that you have no power to change. Focusing on a project rather than your dynamics with someone can help.
ScorpioIt’s all too easy to stir up controversy today, dear Scorpio, but it’s also a fine time to learn something new or run with a good idea. You might experience some irritability or tension resulting from the stress of increased demands from others. While giving something further thought is helpful, try to shake it off if you find yourself dwelling and it’s truly interfering with your goals. Alternatively, you can find a way to act upon your feelings and beliefs, even in a small way, so that you can feel you’re actually going somewhere with it. You might thoroughly benefit from–and enjoy–making plans related to home, work, and health. You’re mentally resilient, and you can be in a strong position to do research and analysis. Efforts to build a cherished business or project can be quite successful now. This is a great time for improving your skills, and new possibilities emerge that excite and motivate you.
SagittariusYou can learn a lot about yourself through what seems to be triggering frustrations today, dear Sagittarius. Even so, there can be some tension that distracts you. There’s a tendency to dwell on problem areas, and control or power issues can surface in close relationships. Find ways to loosen up and relax so that you can enjoy the new energy and enthusiasm that’s with you today. Sound energy is with you for feeling valuable and valued. You are in a good position to talk through problems and get into a positive frame of mind. Sharing ideas or creations is especially successful now. In fact, some of your conversations can be wonderfully frank and action-oriented — you want to solve problems and put challenges behind you.
CapricornYou tend to dwell on an idea or issue now, dear Capricorn. If you use this intensity positively, you can apply yourself to fixing a problem, and you might gain new insight into an important matter. If, on the other hand, you find yourself focusing on an unchangeable issue that only serves to frustrate you, aim to pull your mind out of that spiral. Aim to see beyond the moment’s frustrations rather than waste time and energy on matters that you will later deem inconsequential. As your communication improves, others are more inclined to listen. It would be best if you controlled stress by identifying what things are making you feel off your game and then taking steps to remedy the situation. Transits today stimulate your senses and motivate you to learn, solve problems, and make connections. You’re not afraid to take on an intellectual task or demanding work. Family connections can strengthen with shared ideas and activities. Decisions about home and family matters may be pending now, and ideas are plenty.
AquariusToday’s energies are complex, but you have much to learn and share, dear Aquarius. Issues from the past can surface and temporarily interfere with healthy thinking and communication. You might wrestle with some feelings of guilt and anxiety that can undermine your happiness. Aim to pinpoint the source and work on resolving frustrated feelings or resentments. Ideas and plans can form that leave you feeling excited about what’s to come. Sharing ideas can lead to new understandings. Learning from problem areas helps you feel stronger and more confident. Solutions come more readily than usual once you see the bigger picture.
PiscesCommunications or thoughts can be intense today, dear Pisces, and sometimes quite tense! On the one hand, transits can help you focus, but on the other, they can limit your view, amplifying worries or pressures. Deep thinking can eventually lead to new ideas and approaches as you find ways to improve your relationships and financial situation. Still, it’s all too easy to engage in thinking that’s destructive, so it’s best to direct your energies into constructive channels. Ideas for boosting business, your reputation, or your income can emerge. As you expand your perspective and put more faith in your abilities and worth, you work well with the day’s transits. It can take some trial and error before you get to the root of problems, but it can be well worth the effort. You get the sense that you can make big improvements that have a real impact on your life.
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.