- The Moon is in Virgo only until 12:05 AM, after which the Moon is in Libra.
- The void Moon period ends at 12:05 AM (since yesterday at 6:29 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 28th, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on August 5th.
- Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx, and Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou’re feeling creative and hopeful, dear Aries, and competitive feelings or ambitions can challenge you to make changes and improvements, particularly around the home or with money matters. Unusual and exciting insights can be had today. A group effort can be satisfying and successful, or you might solve a problem revolving around family or the home or find yourself in an excellent position to acquire something coveted that’s comfort-related. There’s warm energy available to you for pursuing love or enhancing a connection, and your appeal is terrific. You seem on the same, similar, or complementary page as a partner or special someone. You care less about others’ validation or approval, and more about fulfilling your needs and desires, which seems to be the key to satisfaction. Breaking from the past in some manner can be satisfying, and this can be about decluttering or updating. A change of pace can turn things around in a very positive way. Focusing on your foundations can bring great rewards, as can finding ways to simplify your life and narrow your focus just for the time being.
TaurusYou can use the power of words to attract and connect today, dear Taurus. Transits favor being forthright and honest in your dealings with sensitivity. Attempts to reach out to someone can be very successful. It can also be a good time to connect with interesting people or news. Things are tying together nicely today, and you can feel pleasantly motivated. You have more confidence and desire to take action, and it’s an excellent time for getting the word out if you are working on something special. You want to come out on top, beat a personal best, and pursue your desires and interests. There is a strong desire to be the one to take the initiative so that independent work or projects are favored now. Updates and upgrades to your tech or your image and appearance can be in the offing–you might be a little more courageous with your style or look. People are attracted to your wit and also your independence and originality today.
GeminiYou might uncover hidden or unexpected sources of money, resources, and ideas now, dear Gemini. It’s possible you gain a surprising ally or enjoy an impressive turnaround in a relationship. It’s a busy time for your personal life, and opportunities can come from behind the scenes. You might discover a resource you never knew you had or pick up a good buy. Others may be in the market or mood for your unique talents. Your inner or private world is more animated than usual, and you can get to the bottom of a matter from the past. Aim to tap into your inner courage and find your passion for making meaningful changes. Love feelings are stimulating, and a relationship or person may be a strong motivator for taking action today. Your intuition is on point for what you need to let go of so that you can make room for the good stuff — or make room, period!
CancerIt’s a potentially excellent time for enjoying friends and perhaps meeting someone special, dear Cancer. Venus in your sign helps soften you and smooth out problems in your social life these days, and with today’s aspects, your charm shines even brighter. You’re giving off warm vibes, and you may well be the focus of attention. Positive attention can come your way, and it can be a breath of fresh air, perhaps making its way to you from a surprising source. Sharing some of your expertise or yourself with colleagues or friends can be rewarding. Teaming up with others to get something done can also be successful. You can get totally behind a cause or personal pursuit, and your passion is notable. This is a time for inspiring others or feeling inspired and moved to push a plan forward. Welcoming new methods makes sense now.
LeoYour charisma shines through today, positively impacting your connections, dear Leo. You can feel strongly about creating something unique or special. Opportunities may come from behind the scenes, or you find much to enjoy in your private life. You find beauty in unexpected places or the layers of a situation. Your confidence in your ability to express yourself and the motivation to approach others with confidence can create winning conditions today. Your intuition backs you up, particularly when making life path or career-related decisions, as you seem to have a real sense of the moment and of what others want or need. You also have a good feeling for your next step. While you can be somewhat retiring on a personal level these days with Venus in your privacy sector, your ambition to triumph, succeed, or win is stirring. In fact, you’re learning valuable lessons about challenging yourself these days, and you might reap some of the benefits of taking on more responsibility now.
VirgoSmooth energy is with you for pursuing something new or for more thoroughly enjoying what you already have, dear Virgo. Conversations with friends can be inspiring and stimulating, and opportunities to meet someone special through groups, acquaintances, or networking can arise. Someone can inspire you to do your best and reach a little higher. When you’re motivated as you are likely to be today, energy levels can seem to rise quite magically. You find it easier to accept new ideas and explore new subjects, directions, or activities right now. You might thoroughly enjoy channeling your energy into a constructive project or a work-out. Instead, transits can motivate you to tap into the courage to do something entirely different and enjoy a new and refreshing experience. It’s a good time to reach out, share what you’ve learned, mingle, converse, and otherwise boost friendships. It’s a time to feel freer and happier as your knowledge of the world around you grows. Enlightening and refreshing thoughts, studies, and activities can figure strongly.
LibraTransits today are pleasantly stimulating, dear Libra, and a healthy, happy level of competition can motivate you. You may feel like you’re turning a page, especially with career, responsibilities, long-term goals, and life-path matters. You might volunteer your help with a practical issue as a show of affection. You’re coming across especially creatively, particularly on professional and public levels, although it’s also a good time for personal concerns. You can be exceptionally resourceful today and might quickly solve a problem that had previously stumped you. Or, you might uncover or attract a vital resource. You have a natural desire to come out ahead, triumph, or accomplish something. With Venus at the top of your chart these days, you’re making it easy for others to respect you. Authority figures, including bosses and parents, see you in a good light. Someone could support, sponsor, or otherwise endorse you now. It’s also a good time to flirt with new ideas, concepts, and activities. Freeing yourself from self-limiting beliefs about what you can or cannot do is an important process.
ScorpioWhile the Moon moving into your privacy sector suggests some need to relax and heal, dear Scorpio, today’s transits are stimulating and motivating. An empowering conversation or exchange of ideas may be part of the picture, and relationships are pleasantly spicy. Communications, interactions, and connections are exciting. Partners tend to be supportive and intrigued with or invested in your point of view. When reaching out or moving out of your usual comfort zone, you are more willing to take personal and creative risks today. It’s a good time for both competitive and cooperative activities, and someone may encourage you to be the best version of yourself! A special person in your life can help stir up your enthusiasm and build your confidence. You want to feel more vital and alive and might achieve this through relationships. You benefit from the involvement or company of others, even if you are pursuing your own goals. People gravitate to your liveliness, charm, ideas, and wit. Sharing ideas, philosophies, and beliefs can be mind-expanding and pleasant. Doing something offbeat or outside of the usual routine can be integral. Energies are good for making connections that can further personal growth or help you advance your studies and broaden your horizons.
SagittariusIntimate matters are warm, comfortable, and natural today, dear Sagittarius, mainly because you feel lighter and freer emotionally. You’re seeking–and finding–the inspiration and motivation to improve, grow, and excel. Creative changes made and creative risks taken tend to encourage a sense of personal empowerment now. Whether you’re competing with others or trying to improve upon your personal best, now is a time to seek a little more from life and enjoy yourself in the process. A somewhat daring or bold decision made this week might propel you into a situation that has a few unknowns but keeps you engaged, learning, and gently challenged. If you can set your own working pace today, all the better, as very creative, spontaneous energy is with you. Work or daily routines can be exceptionally dynamic, and you can use this energy positively by pouring yourself into your projects or health endeavors. You can experience a pleasant degree of detachment later today, which is a welcome detour. Complicated issues seem far less complex or confusing. Today’s energies are also strong for research, observation, and new insight into yourself or a relationship.
CapricornRomance, pleasure, or a particular project can be exciting, dear Capricorn, and there may be the opportunity to add a little more spice to a relationship or friendship. Interactions can be highly stimulating and productive. Creative projects can also benefit from the passion of the day. The day holds much potential for connecting on a romantic level and is also suitable for confidence boosts. Cooperation is helpful, but some playful competitiveness works as well. You are gracious, fun, and willing to put yourself out there, and your natural charm is incredibly endearing. There is a perfect combination of confidence and warmth that virtually ensures social and creative success now. There is also spontaneous and slightly daring energy to the day. You may be craving more activities in which you can create, compete, or play. You want to come out ahead and stand out for what you do. A relationship may be a powerful motivator to better yourself or do your best. You might recognize stale ways of relating that don’t serve a useful purpose anymore and put them behind you. Current connections can contribute to your growth and sense of fulfillment. People help you, and you help them!
AquariusNatural charm is with you today, dear Aquarius. It’s a time for updating, upgrading, and otherwise adapting your personal, work, or domestic life to keep things fresh. There could be a successful home-related purchase, or creative activities with loved ones can figure strongly. A hint of competitiveness can keep you on your toes and motivated to do your best–more than this level would annoy you! Your instincts for what works best for you at home, with your health, and with work are in top form, and they seem to lead you to situations and people that are healthy for you. A desire to do something different or inventive can take over today. You are in the mood to make something happen, push something forward, and solve problems that make you feel you’re ahead of the game. Positive changes and improvements are in the works. You’re in the mood to experiment with routines, living arrangements, methods, and approaches to relating. It’s easy to find reasons to let go of habits that no longer serve you well.
PiscesCreative outlets can be magical now, dear Pisces, and as you ride on a bit of competitive or growth-oriented energy with you today, you can accomplish much. Rewards come from a gentle challenge. It’s a time to stay on top of things socially, as opportunities abound, and you don’t want to miss out on them. You’ll put in a little extra effort to feel more supported, nurtured, and peaceful. You’re also stimulated, engaged, and ready to take action. Your focus seems to be on personal matters, healing energies, and positive reinforcement right now. Others seem more cooperative, interested, or helpful. You’re interested in triumphing, bringing something to a new level, or taking the lead. There is a little more courage at your disposal, and you’re noticing what needs an update, upgrade, or other forms of advancement to enjoy life more thoroughly. Love is fun, verbal, and communicative; you might connect with someone special through shared interests. A break from the past is likely, particularly regarding leaving old, unsatisfying ways of communicating behind.
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.