- The Moon is in Cancer.
- A void Moon period begins today at 7:40 PM.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon Solar Eclipse occurred on the 20th in the sign of Aries, and the First Quarter Moon will happen tomorrow.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from April 21st to May 14th).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou can experience a drive to take care of home, family, and work today, dear Aries. It’s a good time for concentration and dedicated focus — you can be very productive today. You continue to give more thought to the past, and today, there is good energy for making some sense of recent musings. You can better see patterns and may discover a missing puzzle piece to an emotional problem or dilemma. Also today, it’s natural for you to focus on what needs doing. Saturn forms a pleasing angle with Vesta, the goddess of commitment and dedication, helping you see your priorities. When you’re feeling the self-discipline, you’re thriving; this energy enables you to get on track.
TaurusYou are compassionate and tolerant, dear Taurus, and you take pleasure in putting your faith in others or giving someone the benefit of the doubt. There is radiant energy with you for charitable, supportive relationships with others today. You’re very willing to be of service in some way to people in your life, which is good for the soul. You also feel good about doing your share, which leads to a greater feeling of fulfillment. Today is strong for building rapport with friends or associates. You can be in an especially productive frame of mind and might feel completely dedicated to a venture or a person.
GeminiToday’s transits are strong for working hard and enjoying the feeling of productivity, dear Gemini, while also attending to your need for imagination. You can gain an edge now in your career or come to a stronger position or more robust plan for achieving your goals. Being generous and charitable with others can be a big key to this. You’re drawing on personal wisdom and intuition or experience that can benefit business and possibly boost your reputation. You may be helping others out, and your dedication is appreciated.
CancerThis is a powerful day for entertaining new ideas and seeking more meaning from your experiences, dear Cancer. You can be thoroughly excited by and invested in a project, study, or venture today, and you can make tremendous progress with this kind of dedication and focus. There is a gentle ease or flow between you and friends, co-workers, and associates. Tolerance, charity, and generosity are themes in your social life. Satisfaction comes from helping others out with information or advice. You can also recognize opportunities through your responsibilities today. Committing yourself to a goal, a cause, or a pet project can bring you down to earth. Support of (or from) a friend can figure strongly today.
LeoToday’s transits are stellar for developing your talents, working on a money-making venture, or putting effort into finding something lost or hidden, dear Leo. Business, career, and reputation get a boost today, and the key to this involves extending your help, services, advice, or expertise to someone in need. Something reminds you of your commitments in a pleasant way, and you can feel great about working on a project or endeavor that’s designed to last. Your choices are reasonable; the more productive you are, the better you feel.
VirgoYou can accomplish much more than usual today with increased motivation and dedication, dear Virgo. You’re in an excellent position to team up with or otherwise cooperate with others to get things done. Giving a partner or friend the benefit of the doubt or a pass for something you may normally not let slip by might enhance your bond and make you feel quite proud of yourself. While there can be some differences in your visions of where you’re heading or long-term goals, there can be great understanding and tolerance expressed now, and this carries you. A commitment to make improvements comes easily today. You can be feeling good about your work and obligations and derive a sense of satisfaction from self-discipline.
LibraYou can quickly become absorbed in what you’re doing today, dear Libra. There is a sweet air of acceptance and understanding around you today, and you might thoroughly enjoy providing a service or devoting some time to helping others out. It’s also an intense time for work, research, and investigation. Focusing on something absorbing can do wonders for your sense of purpose. You can feel pleasantly devoted to a person or pet project or stronger for supporting someone.
ScorpioToday’s transits augment creative power and highlight your dedication to your love or creative project, dear Scorpio. Connecting with others and making a concerted effort to understand where they are coming from, or to give others the benefit of the doubt, can be satisfying now. You feel good about yourself when you believe in the people you care about today. This can also be a good day for productivity with others. You often find it faster and more efficient to do things independently, but today, teamwork is beneficial. You’re also in an excellent position to show your support and dedication to someone or a cause.
SagittariusToday’s transits favor putting extra effort into your work or health and wellness activities, dear Sagittarius. Being of service to people you love in some manner can be satisfying as well — you might thoroughly enjoy helping someone out or simply expressing your faith in a person you care about. Work might benefit from gaining the trust of others. You can feel good about committing to something specific and making headway. Self-discipline comes more naturally than usual.
CapricornTransits today position you well to convey what you mean and communicate with impact, dear Capricorn. It’s an excellent day for expressing your faith in someone, extending help (particularly through advice or relaying information), and finding new things to love about someone. Today’s Saturn-Vesta transit helps you pace yourself, particularly with creative pursuits and even relationships. This can be a good time for gentle discipline or boundary-building with others. Focusing on a special project or heartfelt quest can be very rewarding today.
AquariusToday’s transits support work, research, and health or fitness pursuits, dear Aquarius. The motivation to improve and advance is with you, and this fuels you. You can accomplish far more than usual when you feel dedicated. In the spotlight are forgiveness and acceptance in relationships, particularly with family, but this can also extend to other relationships. It’s easier to overlook minor problems and see the value of your connections overall. Focusing on family or a practical project can relieve stress, in fact, especially if you cut out distractions and concentrate on one thing at a time, one step at a time. You’re in an excellent position to build trust in a close relationship and add structure to your home life. Improvements are in focus.
PiscesToday’s transits are excellent for personal appeal and self-improvement, dear Pisces. You might thoroughly enjoy helping others, mainly by providing them with advice, information, words of wisdom, and inspiring words. You can be a guide or mediator today. You are willing to put in extra effort or to express your dedication to your relationships. It’s easy to welcome a sense of order and organization with everyday affairs, as too much information can overwhelm you. You find more meaning or purpose in your interests, communications, and projects, and it feels great to enjoy a special commitment to your pursuits. Tuning out distractions can be especially helpful and even healing now.
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.