- The Moon is in Libra until 8:58 PM, after which the Moon is in Scorpio.
- A void Moon period occurs today from 7:56 PM to 8:58 PM.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 7th, and a New Moon will happen on the 14th.
- Mars is not retrograde but is in its post-retrograde shadow until January 2, 2021.
- Current retrogrades: Chiron Rx and Uranus Rx.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesIt’s not especially easy to understand one another at times today, dear Aries, but trying to can lead to helpful critical thinking or detours. A Venus-Pluto influence can bring on a healthy dose of self-honesty or new insight into a relationship or venture. You’re in excellent shape for focusing on activities that promote emotional renewal. You might look to the talents and resources of others to see if these can benefit a business. Something buried regarding your relationships and feelings can emerge now for release, and it’s satisfying. It’s a powerful time for healing relationship rifts or reviewing your financial situation. You’re radiating healing energy today, and this adds much to your charm. As the day advances particularly, your confidence skyrockets, and your desire for action is also growing.
TaurusThere can be times when you feel out of sync or when communications are imperfect today, dear Taurus, so it may be a good idea to plan ahead of yourself. However, you also benefit from transits that boost your motivation and commitment. Your feelings about a person or even a project or idea tend to intensify today–and in a most pleasant way! You might get the opportunity to repair or enhance a relationship. Your negotiation skills are strong, even if there are minor disconnects or delays. You want to see eye to eye, and remaining sincere and honest at the same time makes it more worthwhile. You may be discovering hidden aspects of yourself through a relationship and feeling stronger for these insights. Others more readily put their trust in you today, and you might arrive at a happy agreement.
GeminiWhile schedules and communications are not always timely today, dear Gemini, you’re in good shape for pouring your energy into something special. There may be a project that you find especially compelling, and you may want to explore it further. Research efforts can bring good results, and even if you don’t get somewhere with them, you enjoy the process. Today’s Venus-Pluto is about throwing yourself into what you love, and this can be distracting if what you love is not what you need to do! Relationships can be consuming in a mostly positive way, or you may enjoy wrapping your head around a mystery.
CancerYou’re in terrific shape for following a passion or strengthening a bond today, dear Cancer, even if there are some minor disconnects to navigate. Relationships improve with more focus, presence, and involvement. Venus and Pluto harmonize today, improving your ability to concentrate and prioritize. Confidence in your ability to resolve conflicts or get beyond obstacles seems the reason for good luck. A connection made or a moment shared can be significant and meaningful. For some, this is about a project or creative work that you love, and you’re ready to pour your heart into it. There can be a desire to share a belief, dream, or tradition with someone you care about, or you might consider ways to improve or get ahead, and strategies you come up with now can be particularly successful.
LeoA change of plans or opinions can throw you off for a moment, dear Leo, but today’s energies are strong for making the best of things. You seek out more depth in your interactions or meaning to your activities with a Venus-Pluto transit today. You might find that you’re in the best shape if you throw yourself into a project or activity that you enjoy, especially ones related to family and home. You’re looking at yourself and your needs or desires with more honesty, benefiting you greatly. You might recognize emotional blocks and find ways to move beyond them. Fortunately, your decisions improve as self-understanding increases. Your comfort with yourself tends to attract others to you. Productivity can run unusually high with motivation on the increase.
VirgoProblems feeling understood or keeping up with your schedule can interrupt the flow somewhat today, dear Virgo. However, it’s a strong time to learn something meaningful about yourself, a special person, or a project in your life. Venus and Pluto harmonize, and as the day advances, you benefit from the courage of a Sun-Mars trine. There can be nice reveals related to finances or practical problems, and you have good cosmic support for throwing energy into a communications or creative project. Revealing dynamics can figure strongly in a close relationship, spicing things up or intensifying romantic feelings. You are learning that being right isn’t always a priority and that sometimes you need to let others have their say. Whatever you pour your energy into today, it seems to demand more of you, but it’s also gratifying.
LibraThe Moon continues in your sign for much of the day, dear Libra, and your emotional needs are in strong focus. They can feel urgent, but it’s wise to get to know yourself better before rushing to feel them. You might feel a little more vulnerable than usual to worry or stress in spots today, but a Venus-Pluto influence boosts you. You might gain a new understanding of your resources and talents. This aspect can increase your personal presence and power. Your ability to strategize and even to hold your tongue brings the most rewards with this subtle but supportive aspect. Your strength of character shines through. Jobs around the house, maintaining your belongings and valuables, and other such activities are gratifying.
ScorpioDouble-checking facts and confirming times and directions can be helpful today, dear Scorpio. You can get a reminder of those areas of your life that need some restructuring or organizing now. Resolve to do so going forward, and avoid being hard on yourself now. In fact, the day holds a strong potential for attracting or enhancing a relationship. You could feel more supported and appreciated by friends or a partner. Growing and improving your connections can be in focus. You might choose to improve or build upon a special project or assess a problem and develop a strategy for resolving it. Boosting your inner self helps you to express yourself more creatively and from the heart. It’s a fine day for attracting positive energy into your life.
SagittariusThere can be some tendency to focus on flaws, problems, and criticism in spots today, dear Sagittarius. It may be best to take things slowly and step by step, and a Venus-Pluto influence helps you prioritize. Your passions and interests come into strong focus. New insight into financial or security concerns can also emerge. Desires are especially intense as you tend to keep them to yourself, so finding ways to release them, even in small ways, can work to your advantage. Emotional longings can be in strong focus these days, but today, you seem to understand them more than usual. There is also good energy for recycling or repurposing resources to transform them, and it can be satisfying to make the most of what you have. Overall, it’s a good time to explore your interests.
CapricornYou might encounter a bit of resistance or blocks to your plans and ideas today, dear Capricorn, but be aware if you’re putting too much weight in others’ opinions or bad moods. Aim to keep your own communications positive, and you’ll be in the best place. Fortunately, a Venus-Pluto transit helps you see what’s going on under the surface of things today, and the insights you gain can be instrumental. Your powers of attraction are strong. You more fully enjoy contributing and sharing, and if you need to make repairs in relationships, today’s energies help you do so with honesty and greater ease. Recognition as a team player works in your favor today. You might invest some time and energy into a happiness goal.
AquariusToday’s energies are good for enjoying new insights and playing with new ideas, dear Aquarius. Thinking is a little scattered, but it’s quite easy to get caught up in an enjoyable pursuit with Venus and Pluto harmonizing. You’re looking for something meaningful to put your heart into, and with this motivation, you can accomplish and uncover much. The conviction behind your desires and ideas attracts support from others. Past good deeds can bring rewards to the present. You might thoroughly enjoy setting goals for yourself or coming up with fabulous business ideas or terrific strategies for long-term plans. You see what you most value more clearly than usual, improving relationships and money sense. It’s a good day for making the most of situations and your resources.
PiscesToday holds some scattered energy but the potential for rich discoveries, dear Pisces. You might receive advice that annoys you but consider that it could be useful in bits and pieces, and a more rounded decision can result, even if you don’t take it. You might enjoy a building passion for an idea or a project. There can be intensely creative and romantic energies flowing, drawing in an idea or person. A current project or relationship benefits from your undivided attention. Support or involvement with a team or group can bolster your confidence. A stronger sense of purpose or mission can fall into place. Contributing and sharing ideas can be most satisfying 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.