- The Moon is in Leo until 2:58 PM, after which the Moon is in Virgo.
- A void Moon period occurs from 6:52 AM to 2:58 PM today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurred on the 27th.
- 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:
AriesWith a Mars-Uranus transit, you’re in great shape to discover new ways to improve your practical affairs, dear Aries. You are incredibly resourceful, finding new ways to make good use of your talents, time, energy, and money. Most exciting to you now is when you make improvements and progress. New ways of relating to family or presenting yourself to others can yield surprisingly good results today and this week. Your life demands outside-of-the-box thinking and acting. Organization around the home or work environment can help move things along. You’re willing to put much effort into making things more secure, comfortable, and efficient. With this transit, the need to take action — to step in — can be intense. You’re also quite willing to focus on things that may need changing on the inside, not just the outside.
TaurusYou’re feeling inspired, particularly regarding new ventures or enterprises related to communications, ideas, learning, and teaching or guiding, dear Taurus. You want to get things done and add your unique style to what you’re doing with Mars in harmony with Uranus in your sign. You’re enthusiastic and will put special energy, effort, and time into learning endeavors and relationships. You’re motivated to pursue a learning or mental challenge, and your pioneering and progressive ideas will likely be winners now. It’s a fine day for putting an inhibition related to expressing yourself behind you.
GeminiA Mars-Uranus transit today positions you well for putting a project that’s been limiting you or a bad habit behind you, dear Gemini. You feel emotionally equipped to not only accept but embrace change and progress courtesy of this liberating aspect. Money matters, special care of personal possessions or valuables, and ownership issues can be in focus and good favor. Unique and fresh business or money management approaches emerge, or you learn something new about the past that helps you move forward. The best thing you can do for yourself now is to aim to detach from or let go of a problem that has been frustrating you.
CancerMars in your sign harmonizes with Uranus today, dear Cancer, and boosting or making friendships can be in order. Alternatively, you can gain some forward momentum and motivation from long-term projects that invigorate and excite you. The desire to step in or take corrective or progressive action is pleasantly intense. You are at the heart of the innovative energy of the day! Others respond positively to you, putting you in great shape for networking, shared activities, and communications. Personal opportunities can come through group activities or friends or even friends of friends who are finding you particularly impressive.
LeoExtra effort behind the scenes can reap the rewards today and this week, dear Leo. The key now is to draw upon your inventive side while showing dedication and loyalty. There can be a sudden need to put a long-standing problem behind you or deal with a secret weighing you down. You’re highly motivated to free yourself, so take advantage! Sometimes you need a little extra push, and today’s Mars-Uranus transit may well be it. Support could come in from an unexpected source, or you may surprise yourself with your inner strength and courage after a period of self-questioning. Your practical world benefits greatly from your intuition and experience. Resources might reveal themselves. You’re able to detach yourself from a matter just enough to handle it quickly and move forward.
VirgoToday’s Mars-Uranus transit energizes and inspires you, dear Virgo, and the Moon’s move into your sign animates your emotions. You can feel enthusiastic and excited about a fresh start. You’re in great shape for a small adventure, sharing ideas, learning something exciting, or connecting with people who inspire and excite you. Romantic opportunities or meeting friends can be in focus and more likely to happen through extra-curricular activities. Suppose you’re teaching, guiding, or otherwise influencing and inspiring others. In that case, your enthusiastic presentation invites people to follow your lead, making it a particularly excellent time for networking activities, promotion, or otherwise spreading the word. Today is strong for feeling engaged and empowered.
LibraThings seem to be coming together naturally and possibly more quickly than you imagined now, dear Libra, with Mars in harmony with Uranus. You want to pioneer or innovate, and you may enjoy coming up with new ventures or methods to improve what you already have going. You’re likely to be ahead of the competition if you’re even noticing them at all. With this empowering transit, it can be a time to turn a limiting situation that has weighed you down in the past into a powerful motivator for new goals and ambitions. A new attitude can be the first step toward increased freedom. Business matters can benefit from your attention and confidence. Getting in touch with the inspiration for what you’re doing is part of this–if you have that, you can move mountains.
ScorpioYou’re naturally drawn to explore, discover, and enjoy the world around you today, dear Scorpio, or perhaps a close relationship. Encounters can be unusual or surprising, or a significant someone in your life adds a healthy dose of excitement to your experience! A sense of progress, improvement, or growth is a powerful motivator with a harmonious aspect between Mars and Uranus. Promotional, educational, or legal affairs can thrive. News or learning experiences inspire you, or progress is made with a travel or publishing matter. Common goals and philosophies are apparent now and can help cement a bond.
SagittariusYou are uniquely innovative with solutions and methods today, dear Sagittarius, and this gets you places. This creativity is due to Mars and Uranus connecting harmoniously, inspiring your inventive side. You bring new methods to work, health, or relationships now. Solving a mystery or problem can be satisfying; your intuition inspires action and effort. It’s easy to throw yourself into a favorite project or venture, and support is quick and easy to come by under this influence. Investigations or research can lead to valuable discoveries, possibly in ways that help you move forward and make progress. Doing something different or offbeat seems your better bet with this progressive transit in play. This is a time for being proactive in both your work and relationships for super results.
CapricornSomeone close to you can motivate you to pursue your heart’s desire today, dear Capricorn, as Mars in your partnership sector harmonizes with Uranus in your house of creativity and joy. You’re in great shape to connect with others in unique, inspiring ways. Your appeal and magnetism are through the roof! It’s a great time for spontaneous discovery, creative self-expression, and romantic exploration, particularly later today when the Moon moves into a sister Earth sign. Someone might propose something fun or encourage your creative side. You’re working and playing well with others! Channeling your energy into special causes or projects can be productive. Focus on eliminating those things that have been weighing you down.
AquariusToday’s Mars-Uranus transit especially supports projects and endeavors related to home and work, dear Aquarius. Innovative and inventive approaches work best under this influence. In fact, you’re more likely to get the results you want if you embrace change, even if what you’re working so hard for is about making life more secure! This attitude works just as well for relationships as it does for projects at the moment. Today is excellent for attention to your house, job, routine, health, and self-care programs as you’re putting a new spin on these things, and your confidence is vital. A different or even unusual approach can solve a problem, and it’s a huge relief.
PiscesYour powers of communication heighten your magnetism now, dear Pisces, especially as you’re willing to move on and forward. An energetic aspect involving Mars and Uranus supports you in a wide range of enterprising activities today and this week. You’re in particularly great shape for creative learning, personal interests, romantic expression, and satisfying entertainment. You can take a hobby, project, game, or even a relationship to a new level. You may be itching to take action; rewards come from activities that engage your heart or inspire you. In fact, the more inspired you feel, the better the results. The Moon’s move into your partnership sector later today further reinforces your need or desire to interact and connect.
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.