- The Moon is in Scorpio.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase until 4:49 AM, after which the Moon is in its Waning Crescent 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:
AriesYou’re inclined to assess or even question certain beliefs, learning paths, or interests today, dear Aries, wondering if they’re truly benefiting and representing you. You may need to take a blow to your ego on an opinion, but this lesson can, in fact, bring you to a stronger position. However, you’re regaining motivation and enthusiasm these days, and you could find good reason to pursue your dreams. Your ideas are genuinely creative, and there is a dramatic and competitive touch to everything you do right now. On an emotional level, you can be a little more sensitive, with feelings running more deeply than usual with the Moon in your intimacy sector all day.
TaurusRelationships are more spirited, enjoyable, and even a little educational today, dear Taurus. You are bolder than usual today and very ready to take charge of an emotional matter that may have been long overdue. If there was procrastination or a feeling that you were “on the fence,” you’re now clearer about how to move forward. Circumstances may be such that you consider letting go of a bad habit. There is a lot to think about these days, but at the moment, you’re more inclined to take action than to weigh all the pros and cons. Mind you, Mars is still transiting your privacy sector, and this suggests you’re in a hatching phase for projects and plans. You don’t have to be stagnant during this cycle, and you’ll see proof of your desire to get things done today. Being bold in your emotional life pays off.
GeminiThis is a good time to learn the value of the team, dear Gemini, as the most success seems to come through efforts done with others for now. You may recognize that letting someone else take the lead in some way can help you out. Your mood is optimistic, helping you bring projects to completion and connect more confidently with others. Mars was retrograde rather recently, and although it’s been direct for almost a month, it’s now picking up more speed. It’s good news for your motivation levels, and re-energizing energy is with you through a partner, friend, or associate today. The need to entertain others’ ideas and input is especially strong. You might be questioning elements of a relationship in terms of whether or not it’s supporting your personal growth.
CancerYou can readily apply yourself with purpose and intent today, dear Cancer. Your efforts today can help you feel more in touch with a sense of direction. There can be outside recognition for those things that you do above and beyond the call of duty, or you could be feeling especially proud of your efforts, motivating you further. Goals may seem to be within reach. After many months of reassessing your career or life path, motivation is returning to pursue your goals. You not only have the desire to take decisive action but the confidence to forge ahead. Still, you may be questioning some of the things you do for work or in service to others. It could come to light that it’s better to slim down your duties in order to focus on the most important ones.
LeoToday is good for personal magnetism and general good humor, dear Leo. You might go to extra lengths or take extra steps to reach out and help others. You are spirited and self-expressive, prompting you to take on an adventure of sorts, however big or small. While you may have been more focused on refining your approach to getting what you want in life in recent months than you have been actually pursuing your desires, you are becoming more direct and active, largely because you have a stronger sense of purpose. It’s a great time for pursuing intellectual interests and studies, as well as skill-building efforts. Motivation is now rebuilding. Romantic prospects are good.
VirgoWork on or around the home can be especially productive, dear Virgo. Things seem to flow naturally, and interference is minimal, making it easier to take action and make effective decisions. There is a stronger awareness of your need to feel secure, so taking steps toward your security goals seems natural now. Perhaps even more notably is your motivation to pursue a special project or relationship after some months of uncertainty. You’re ready to take the lead if this moves you forward. Even so, there’s some tendency to question some of your attachments today, especially if they seem to be keeping you stuck or stagnant. Use intense emotions and compulsions constructively if possible.
LibraYou’ve been regaining motivation and spirit, dear Libra, with Mars picking up speed. You’re likely to feel a stronger sense of renewal. Working or taking action with someone else can be satisfying and productive right now, and you might arrive at a solution to a nagging problem. There could be some frustration with communications, and circumstances may be such that you question a learning path or interest. If your life has become too busy with inconsequential things, you’ll be feeling that now. Staying busy and active makes sense now. You might engage in a very healthy and constructive conversation that helps you feel that you are moving forward, but more importantly, you’re ready to act on a plan or idea and prepared to take on a challenge.
ScorpioThe Moon is in your sign all day, dear Scorpio, and the focus is on nurturing your emotional self. Your desire for self-expression is stronger than usual. You might also experience increased drive and desire to get things done today, making you more efficient than usual. You could feel the sudden desire to take action on a money, work, or health matter, after perhaps avoiding it for some time. You’re likely to feel quite accomplished and proud of yourself for taking charge. Your life today could be quite animated and upbeat, or you could have the opportunity to combine enterprise and prudence in a generally balanced way. Circumstances may be such that you recognize the need to let go of certain possessions or even attitudes towards business and money matters in order to move forward.
SagittariusThe Moon is transiting your privacy sector all day, dear Sagittarius, and you could benefit today from doing a bit of soul-searching, reflection, and extra resting. Even so, you’re likely to feel quite brave, particularly when it comes to expressing your affection or your more unique qualities. In fact, you’re becoming much more confident about a love relationship or your own feelings. Life tends to speed up, and you worry less about your next move. You may be making some waves, but all in the name of progress! Learning about yourself and how to express yourself are important to you now, and you want others to give you this freedom. However, there could be a bit of a blow to the ego if you are pushing too hard for your own agenda. The need to pay some homage to a partnership or partner may arise.
CapricornYour personal life is feeling more manageable, or things are beginning to move forward, dear Capricorn. Home-related projects get a green light, or living conditions are notably improving. There can be a strong urge with you to do something out of the ordinary or significant, and you’re unlikely to overthink before leaping into action. Enjoy the new energy and motivation pouring in. You may want to take affirmative action, particularly behind the scenes, around the home, or in your personal life. It’s a little easier than usual to put your emotional needs first and to put behind you something that’s been weighing you down.
AquariusEnergy and motivation levels are returning these days, dear Aquarius, slowly but surely. You could feel this re-energizing influence, especially with communicating, personal interests, friendships, group associations, neighbors, or siblings. There can be renewed interest in learning or other personal interests and hobbies. You feel more capable of moving forward, overcoming obstacles, and leaving bad habits behind. There’s some tendency to analyze a friendship or connection to a group in terms of whether it’s allowing you to move forward and grow. There may be a need to swallow your pride for the sake of a relationship that you want to keep. Regardless, personal magnetism runs high, and today is strong for problem-solving. Taking action on a matter with the cooperation of someone close to you can be especially effective now.
PiscesYou might question a particular project, plan, long-term goal, or even your current career path today, dear Pisces, if you’re uncertain it’s truly doing you any favors. There may be the need to swallow your pride just for now, as it may be the best course of action. At the same time, good energy is with you for personal advantages and opportunities emerging through taking positive action. Business affairs run especially well for you. Although there can be disruptions or conflicts in the mix, you’re coming out ahead. There can be a re-energized feeling with business and financial matters. Share your spirit for advancement and excitement about the future for best results 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.