- The Moon is in Capricorn.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- The New Moon/Solar Eclipse occurred on the 14th in the sign of Sagittarius, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on December 21st.
- Mars is not retrograde but is in its post-retrograde shadow until January 2, 2021.
- Current retrogrades: Uranus Rx.
- Venus spends its first full day in Sagittarius (Venus transits Sagittarius from December 15, 2020, to January 8, 2021).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesWith Venus now in your solar ninth house, dear Aries, you’ll be opening your eyes to new and exciting people or pastimes and projects. Still, it’s also a good time to stoke the fires of an ongoing romance with different activities. There can be excitement, motivation, and possibly even love connected to learning or online activities. Until January 8th, this Venus transit boosts your love life or your enjoyment of learning and extracurricular activities. It’s a cycle for expressing your affections confidently and optimistically. You might spend more of your leisure time learning and sharing ideas. Your tastes for pleasurable activities, art, objects, and possibly even people, are a little more exotic or broad. Your sense of the bigger picture helps you prosper, and you have the sense that you’re making your luck and creating your success. Today, you can be quite masterful in a leadership role or with work, but there can be impatience or juggling to manage.
TaurusWith Venus now in your solar eighth house until January 8th, dear Taurus, you’re in a terrific position to manage your emotions and personal life. A rational, light approach to heavier topics can help you make sense of things and reach agreements with others. A relationship might get a boost from confidential or intimate talks and clarifications. In the weeks ahead, you’re in a good position to observe and process your feelings. With money and love, you’re more strategic and observant than spontaneous. This period is one of the better ones for attracting the support you need or for special enjoyment of your intimate life, whether with others or in your relationship with yourself. You can get the chance to uncomplicate or sort through emotional issues, financial problems, and struggles that arise from complicated power dynamics. Today’s energies are mostly smooth, but there can be the need to keep impatience or restlessness in check.
GeminiWith Venus now quite comfortably transiting your partnership sector, dear Gemini, your enjoyment of others and your social life get a boost. There can be opportunities to improve one-to-one relationships, and you’re in great shape for negotiations, counsel, and agreements until January 8th. You tend to see the more flattering side of a partner or others, in general. It can also be a time when you seek to correct imbalances in your life, and you might acquire more beautiful possessions. Harmony is a priority in the weeks ahead. You’re gracious and willing to compromise, appreciating companionship more than usual. Even so, with the Moon in your intimacy sector all day, you can be a little secretive or protective of your plans and feelings just for now. Today’s mood is a bit temperamental in the first half of the day, after which you’ll find it easier to focus.
CancerYou might get the chance to balance out and enjoy your daily routines now that Venus is transiting your solar sixth, dear Cancer. This cycle, lasting until January 8th, is strong for bringing harmony to your everyday life, including your working environment. There may be social opportunities through your work, daily routines, or pursuit of health goals. The weeks ahead can be rewarding for taking more pleasure in organizing, list-making, domestic activities, paying attention to food and nutrition, helping, being of service, and working. Relationships benefit from attention to detail and the practical side of things. Today’s Moon transit highlights your need for companionship. There can be some resistance to this feeling, nevertheless, but as the day advances, you’re more likely to accept your feelings and make the most of things.
LeoVenus is in a harmonious, supportive relationship with your sign until January 8th, dear Leo. This transit brings lightness, warmth, and graciousness into your life, and it’s particularly good for your powers of attraction. You’re seeking more pleasure from life during this cycle. Creativity, romance, children, entertainment, and other channels through which you express your need for play and reinforcement can be in pleasant focus. Still, the Moon spends the day in your work and health sector, and you can be quite focused on getting your affairs into order. It’s a good time to organize, sort, and analyze, although you may need to battle impatience early today. You may need to tune out some distractions for a while so that you can focus on priorities.
VirgoVenus has just begun its transit of your solar fourth house, dear Virgo, bringing a stronger desire–and potential–for harmony on the homefront or in your personal life. You’re prepared to boost your sense of self and inner store of courage or sense of abundance. You can be protective of the people you care about–and of your feelings. It’s a time when you can be careful with your heart, a little more cautious in love, and conservative with your money. Still, relationships with very close loved ones, family, or roomies stand to improve. You might enjoy quieter activities, cooking, decorating, and improving the home atmosphere. Even so, today’s Moon spotlights your sector of self-expression, and you crave some interaction.
LibraVenus is now moving through your communications sector, dear Libra, and until January 8th, your need to share your thoughts and feelings increases–and so does your ability to do so! There are benefits from your studies, mental interests, and communications. You’re also more thoroughly enjoying these things. You might get happy news, or you could receive positive publicity. Harmonizing with siblings, acquaintances, classmates, or even neighbors comes more easily. Your mindset is positive, helping you across the board. Venus brings more pleasure, charm, and warmth to your communications and daily affairs. It refines, improves, and enhances your abilities to socialize, learn, and connect. Mental compatibility is of particular importance in love relationships in the weeks ahead. While you can feel quite inspired to reach out during this cycle, today’s Moon finds you more interested in settling in just for now.
ScorpioVenus is now moving through your sector of resources and values, dear Scorpio. Until January 8th, Venus here boosts your confidence in your talents, resources, and abilities, as well as your capacity to attract the right resources into your life. Your tastes, style, and affections are strongly influenced by your search for security and comfort now. You’re in good shape to enjoy those things you already have, and you’re inclined to enjoy making the most of your current circumstances. Building and collecting appeal to you more than usual in the weeks ahead. The Moon spends the day in your communications sector, encouraging you to reach out, diversify, and uncover new information. There can be some tendency to spin your wheels this morning–you may not easily settle on something, scattering your energies. As the day advances, you’re tapping into your goals, helping you to concentrate.
SagittariusVenus is now in your sign until January 8th, dear Sagittarius. With this transit, you’re becoming more expressive and sure of your affections. People appreciate your style and personality traits that come most naturally to you. Your demeanor is calmer, more harmonious, and attractive. You are giving out good vibes and receiving them in turn. You gain more clarity about your feelings and affections or relationship situation. In the weeks ahead, you radiate good energy and tend to attract positive attention and feedback as a result. It’s also a great few weeks for friendships and popularity. It’s a great time to build up self-acceptance and to learn to feel more comfortable in your own skin. Today, watch for overreaching this morning. Try to tune out some of the extras for best results.
CapricornVenus is now in your solar twelfth house until January 8th, dear Capricorn. It’s a time of digesting recent experiences. You might yearn for more meaning in your love life if it’s missing, or you could be uncertain about your feelings just for the time being. Looking back before you move forward makes the most sense and is good use of this cycle. It might be a quiet or private period for love relationships, and it could also be a time when you take particular pleasure in your private life. Time spent in relative solitude can be valuable. You’re more in touch with your compassion, which can draw you to people who need help. Benefits can come through behind-the-scenes efforts. Still, today’s Moon is in your sign, which brings you out of your shell. You tend to command positive attention, although your increased desire for independence and forward motion can lead to impatience in the first half of the day.
AquariusVenus is now moving in harmony with your sign, dear Aquarius, and this cycle will continue until January 8th. It puts you in a good position to connect with like-minded people. Friends can bring more pleasure into your life, perhaps because they’re more receptive or available. On another level, you can find more enjoyment in coming up with new plans, ideas, and goals for more fulfilling, happy activities. It’s a good time to network, experiment, and explore–you’re bound to learn more about your tastes and needs. You have a healthier relationship with your need for pleasure, joy, and friendship in the weeks ahead. Still, with the Moon in your privacy sector all day, you’re not quite ready to embrace the new–some more rest and time for reflection are in order. The Moon will enter your sign tomorrow, bringing you out of your shell.
PiscesUntil January 8th, Venus is transiting your solar tenth house of career and reputation, dear Pisces. This cycle gives you a chance to find more pleasure in your work or responsibilities. You’re in a great place to refine or realign your goals, and you might soften or enhance your reputation. There is a general sense of harmony and cooperation around you that allows you to, at the very least, work in peace. Social opportunities can arise through professional dealings or business in the weeks ahead. Otherwise, this can be a period when you project a warmer image or more appealing energy to the world. The feedback is generally positive, and you’re attracting situations that become you. Be patient–these good things will come with a bit of patience. Today’s Moon highlights your social needs. Try not to jump ahead on new pursuits if you haven’t yet completed those already in progress.
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.