- The Moon is in Sagittarius.
- A void Moon period begins today at 3:15 PM (until tomorrow at 2:49 AM).
- The Moon is in its Waning Crescent phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 16th, and the New Moon will happens tomorrow in the sign of Capricorn.
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from October 30th, 2022, to January 12th, 2023).
- Mars Rx, Uranus Rx, and Chiron Rx.
- The Sun spends its first full day in Capricorn (the Sun is in Capricorn from December 21 to January 20).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou take special pleasure through your work and responsibilities now, dear Aries, or regarding a sense of your future opening up for you. You’re also in an excellent position to connect with people in high places or those who can help your cause. Bringing a fresh attitude, idea, or method to the table can figure strongly, and you’re incredibly open to making progress, moving on, and embracing different approaches. With money, responsibility, or work, you may have reason to breathe a sigh of relief, or there is more freedom or leeway to enjoy now. Today’s Venus-Uranus trine encourages a spirit of progress and improvement. Energies are also suitable for learning something that gives you an edge.
TaurusYou’re inclined to latch onto a positive and inspiring vision today, dear Taurus. You’re thinking outside the box, and activities involving communications, projects revolving around technology or alternative therapies, and love connections are favored. Surprises turn out pleasant in the end. Letting go of negative feelings such as resentment feels super now. You’re attracted to things or products that make your life easier or more interesting. It’s a good time to embrace new forms of pleasure and entertainment. Today is also good for exchanging ideas and information. You can be a good go-between right now.
GeminiToday’s energies can prompt you to experiment with different ways to relate, dear Gemini, and you might learn something exciting and new in the process. There can be important breakthroughs of feeling occurring today. Liberating yourself from a burdensome secret or concern can be refreshing, for example. It’s a time to focus on what’s working in your life. As you detach yourself just enough to let go of insecurities, it’s easier to enjoy your day. You could have flashes of inspiration that help you see the light, either within yourself or in a partner. You are relationship-focused today, and it’s a fine time to engage in conversations about goals and strategies. Still, on this day before a New Moon, it’s best to wind down and wait and see.
CancerYou might want to glue the pieces together or resolve various minor problems today, dear Cancer, with the Moon’s transit of your work and health sector. Still, it can be a time of inspiration. Friends tend to support you, and you’re quick to return the favor. While it’s not necessarily a day for making commitments (tomorrow’s New Moon points to a new direction), it’s a good one for expanding your reach. You might entertain new pleasures or ways of relating that benefit all concerned. There can be a liberating feeling regarding friendship and partnership. You can free yourself up to move forward as Venus and Uranus form a trine aspect. You can be wonderfully surprised now, and you’re inclined to feel lighter and happier as a result. A working collaboration or a shared chore or task can cement a bond. Repairing a relationship can involve talking things through or working with someone to solve a problem.
LeoThe Moon spends the day in harmony with your sign, dear Leo, and personal enjoyment is a strong draw. A Venus-Uranus transit also stirs excitement. This happy connection occurs in your productivity sectors, however, and you’ll find that detaching yourself from expectations and being in the moment leads to greater pleasure. You might meet someone special through work or the pursuit of daily duties or health goals now, or pursuing your objectives is more pleasurable and engaging. Approach the world in a more relaxed, creative way for best results today. As you do, you’re likely to come up with intelligent solutions to practical problems. Still, talking through problems can be useful and satisfying as the day advances. Two heads are better than one, especially with research, work, or health matters. You might also team up to handle a financial problem.
VirgoYou can feel inspired to help others today, dear Virgo, and you might enjoy guiding, teaching, or soothing people with your words and possible solutions to problems. You’re quick to turn ordinary circumstances into fun, exciting ones or otherwise make the best of a situation now. With Venus trine Uranus, you’re also very much in need of something a little different, upbeat, and engaging. This transit enlivens you–you’re spirited and socially courageous today. A surprise attraction may be part of your day, and it’s a strong time for keeping things open, enjoying spontaneous pleasures, and entertaining fewer inhibitions. It’s time for doing things a little differently to keep things fresh. Later today, a potentially healing or confidence-building conversation might occur with a partner or best friend.
LibraYou’re able to discuss typically tricky topics without being either overly sensitive or insensitive today, dear Libra. Good-natured frankness can be part of this. A Venus-Uranus transit helps pull you out of a rather serious mindset and draws out your more spontaneous inclinations. Forward movement on a home project can be exciting, or you’re in good shape for creative problem-solving around the home and creative relating with loved ones. Today is also powerful for solving problems, bonding through supportive conversations, and coming to a better understanding of a work or home project. You might find out some truly useful information. Aim to keep your mind peaceful now; you can learn and gain insights into recent events or problems.
ScorpioIt’s a fabulous week for self-discovery and examination of your dreams, desires, and plans, dear Scorpio. Aim to embrace today as a chance to grow and improve. There’s an excellent chance of finding someone on the same or similar wavelength as you. The day can shape up to be happy and even liberating. Your frankness can be a pleasant surprise, and you’re magnetic now. A relationship might reach a new level or a conversation can occur that puts a problem behind you. Your definitions of love or attractiveness are unique at the moment. In turn, others may particularly appreciate your creative output. Communications can be playful, romantic, and valuable.
SagittariusEnjoying a detour from the usual routine is likely today, dear Sagittarius. A change of pace is good for you now, and it feels nice to be looking forward to the future. There can be a surge of excitement about money-making or work matters, and new ways to improve your health, job, or routines can figure strongly now. With the slightly detached energy of a Venus-Uranus trine, it’s easier than usual to leave frustrations behind. You may enjoy an unexpected pleasure or connection. You might also gain knowledge that helps your financial picture. It’s nevertheless a good idea to do some unwinding emotionally or detach yourself from demanding situations with tomorrow’s New Moon bringing on a new direction.
CapricornCreative talents are in the spotlight this week, dear Capricorn. You might turn heads and gain the attention of someone special. Or, you find yourself more courageous about expressing yourself. Venus in your sign is a freeing and fun transit made even more so as Venus connects harmoniously with Uranus today. You’re standing out from the pack in a pleasant way. On this day before a New Moon in your sign, it’s a good idea to wind down and enjoy yourself rather than push ahead. Still, you can come across information that benefits you greatly today. Ideas are inventive. One-on-one conversations seem the most productive, and sincere interest boosts your connections.
AquariusEnjoy the courage to express or explore your desires or wishes today, dear Aquarius. You might feel compelled to share something private or release yourself from heavy feelings that have weighed you down. There may be a new development in an attraction or a private matter in a relationship. Leaving something just a little open today can be exhilarating. A Venus-Uranus trine is spontaneous, making it an excellent time to mix things up or break out of a pattern. This can also be a powerful time to take charge of your domestic world. In fact, new information can put you ahead along business or economic lines. Nevertheless, it’s better not to lock down plans today since there’s a New Moon tomorrow, and it can bring a new direction.
PiscesYou’re motivated to give voice to topics close to your heart, dear Pisces. There can be a feeling of relief or release from a concern or obligation, mainly related to a friend or a long-term goal, or something out in the open that now leaves you feeling a little freer or lighter. A Venus-Uranus connection active today encourages some reaching out. Fortunately, it’s a rather detached, light, and noncommittal kind of energy that’s easy to enjoy. You are open to new adventures and ideas right now, and your unique perspective is valued. The day can be useful for cooperative efforts, especially concerning communications.
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.