- The Moon is in Virgo.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 16th in the sign of Leo.
- Venus is retrograde (Venus is retrograde from July 22nd to September 3rd).
- Venus Rx, Saturn Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx, Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesGetting things done helps free up your mind today, dear Aries. There can be a buzz of activity and mostly pleasant but unpredictable elements surrounding your work or daily routine. You might learn helpful and possibly alternative healing methods through your conversations and connections. Today’s transits are also strong for resolving a conflict or solving a problem, especially related to working, routines, money, or health. Still, you can feel impatient if results don’t come quickly, but you can be productive as long as you pace yourself while gently challenging yourself. Using your enthusiasm for something constructive is your best bet.
TaurusTransits today bring stronger desires and passions to the surface, dear Taurus, but also inspire you to discuss and negotiate matters. You might make connections that reinforce your need for like-minded people in your life. Some friendly competition can be motivating, or others encourage you to make plans and develop ideas. With heightened feelings, it can also be a time when conflicts are more likely, but being aware of this tendency can help you channel the excitement constructively. Your interactions and exchanges are more frank and open. You’re expressing yourself more courageously or creatively now, although you may want to avoid revealing something private or speaking too soon.
GeminiThe Moon spends another day in your home and family sector, dear Gemini, and your focus is on your inner world, home life, or base of operations. Still, it’s a busy time for these matters. Spirits run high for home-related activities, or you may want to resolve a personal problem. You can feel more driven by your feelings, and the desire for action or satisfaction from your personal life can motivate you. Previously frustrating situations can find resolution with a direct approach today, although it’s best not to jump to conclusions. While you can feel determined and perhaps impatient on the one hand, today’s transits also encourage you to find life more interesting. Brainstorming can be worthwhile. The best route to resolution today involves innovative and progressive thinking instead of repeating the same old patterns.
CancerToday’s transits spotlight learning, transportation, projects, and daily affairs, dear Cancer. You have a stronger desire to share, speak up, reach out, and get busy. You’re also more eager to explore new options. The Moon spends another day in your communications sector, and its transits animate your ideas and conversations. You might find a new thing to like about a project or learning endeavor, or a new idea or topic excites you. Putting an idea into motion can be a strong desire or drive, or news or information coming in can fire you up and fuel your motivation and desire for action. Your curiosity is strong, and sorting things out comes naturally, making it quite natural to verbalize what you want.
LeoThe Moon spends another day in your solar second house, dear Leo, and its connections can motivate you to put an idea into action. Nevertheless, it’s a good time to build upon what you have rather than urgently seek something new to do. Problem-solving comes especially naturally now as you take a hands-on approach to making things work and sorting things out. Matters surrounding money, your things, boundaries, respect, or comfort can be more animated than usual. Business matters can thrive with your special insight and cleverness with resources today. In some significant manner, you find your voice today.
VirgoThe Moon spends another day in your sign, dear Virgo, and you’re paying more attention to your emotional needs. With its powerful connections today, self-directed activities are especially attractive. Your personal plans energize you! You’re making more of an impact on others as the Moon aligns with both Mars and Mercury, currently also transiting your sign. It makes sense to watch for impatience or impulsiveness, but also to take advantage of the energy and motivation this combination produces to learn useful skills, express yourself, or pursue your goals. Problem-solving is also in favor. You’re creating an atmosphere that’s pleasantly open and refreshing.
LibraThe Moon spends another day in your privacy sector, dear Libra, drawing your special attention to the background. Your private life is especially busy or animated today with the Moon’s connections with Mercury and Mars. Connecting with your inner world or intuition can be exciting. Your common sense and intuition are often working in unison right now. It makes sense to watch for hasty moves, but at the same time, you might tap into the courage and energy of today’s transits to put something behind you. Communications can help you sort things out. You might also discover that organizing your thoughts benefits you greatly today.
ScorpioWith today’s Moon transits, people are more excitable than usual, dear Scorpio, and your social life or dreaming world can be animated. A friend could inspire you, or you enjoy a refreshing new topic that opens up an interesting line of thought. Exploring and experimenting with different ideas can be fruitful. Great ideas can also result from casual interactions with networks, even if it’s only about jumpstarting your creative process. There’s some temptation to push the pace, but you’ll be in the best emotional place if you challenge yourself gently without putting too much pressure on yourself to produce. Your need to mingle, share, and reach out is stronger than usual.
SagittariusCommunications can be lively and refreshingly open today, dear Sagittarius, although there is some tendency to speak too soon. With responsibilities strong on your mind or new ones surfacing, aim to be as graceful as you can as you take them on. With the Moon in your solar tenth house all day, you’ll likely feel better about yourself if you get what needs doing out of your way. Challenge yourself just a little so that you learn that you are capable of adapting, as this builds your self-confidence. You’re uninterested in the usual routine regarding work and responsibilities and looking for intellectual sustenance or information that truly opens up doors for you.
CapricornThe Moon in your solar ninth house today allows you to adjust your emotional orientation if you need a change of pace, dear Capricorn. It’s not as simplistic as looking at the bright side of life, but rather it’s about seeing your life from a broader perspective and understanding that the little things aren’t as relevant in comparison. Today’s Moon connections inspire enthusiasm about a plan, topic, or idea. While it’s a good idea to watch for impatience, gently pushing your normal boundaries could be fruitful. Animated discussions or thoughts can figure strongly now. It can be natural to clear the air without too much in the way of drama. Light learning and sharing are favored.
AquariusYou are drawn to problem areas and healing techniques, dear Aquarius. With today’s Moon connections, you are more inclined to deal with personal problems that have detracted from your effectiveness and overall well-being. At the same time, special attention to technology and innovation can benefit you. Pouring special attention into a pet project, interest, or research can be exciting. There can be surprising new feelings in a relationship or within, or you’re ready to make things happen with finances, self-development, or intimacy. Someone may blurt things out, and you learn new things about their motives.
PiscesThe Moon in your opposite sign all day challenges you to find a better balance in your life, dear Pisces, mainly by looking at things from a different angle. The need for others becomes more evident today, and sometimes this influence prompts seeking counsel, advice, or other one-to-one connections, not only increased activity with a partner or close friend. Weighing the pros and cons of a matter can figure strongly. However, it’s best to avoid living in the head too much as you relate to others. Certainly, you crave interactions with people who are on the same mental wavelength as you, and you may very well get that wish! Something can move you to express yourself. You can feel more vital through your experiences with others today.
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.