- The Moon is in Virgo.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 18th in the sign of Gemini, and the Last Quarter Moon will happen tomorrow.
- Venus Rx and Uranus Rx.
- Venus is retrograde (Venus is retrograde from December 19th, 2021, to January 29, 2022).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThere can be some minor challenges in relationships if something from the past emerges, dear Aries. Fortunately, transits now help you round or smooth things out as the day advances. You might come to an understanding with someone or with a long-standing issue if you aim to detach and take an objective look at things. Even though you are keeping some things to yourself or uncertain about whether or not you should be sharing certain observations, it’s an essentially good time for harmonizing with others. Taking a relaxed, tolerant approach to your life figures strongly. However, you can also get helpful insight into what to eliminate in your life that will help you move forward.
TaurusYour appeal shines brightly today, dear Taurus. The morning’s energies are pleasantly intense, and it’s a fine time for discovering new layers of a situation. Friendly gestures or overtures can figure strongly as the day advances, and people show their interest in you. Friendships and mending broken fences are in favor. While you begin the day wanting answers, detaching yourself just enough to see or communicate things more objectively can be a useful exercise as the day advances. The Moon spends the day in the creative fifth house in your solar chart, encouraging your desire to share your feelings or have some fun.
GeminiThere can be some competitiveness or edge early today, after which things soften considerably, dear Gemini. Conversations become two-way, how you like them. You might learn something useful that helps you in your career or enjoy thinking and talking about plans for the future or long-term goals. People may be speaking highly of you. You can be in the pleasant position to do some casual fact-gathering. You could also get the chance to clarify your thinking on a matter or arrive at an agreement. Your problem-solving skills are strong, and new insights are ripe for the picking today. The details are not only interesting, but they can also be valuable. You’re likely to uncover important facts that you overlooked in the past.
CancerThe Moon spends the day in your communications sector, dear Cancer, encouraging your desire to learn, connect, and contribute. While there are definite opportunities for fun and happy exchanges today, the day doesn’t begin with lightness. You could find yourself determined to resolve problems. Detaching yourself comes more easily as the day advances. Benefits and good feelings come from connecting, particularly on romantic and one-on-one levels. Good communication skills can reverberate positivity to other areas of life as well. Interesting conversations and the satisfying sharing of ideas can figure strongly. Pairing up with someone or getting some feedback can be rewarding.
LeoThere can be some sweet spots for happy exchanges today, dear Leo, although the day begins with some intensity or one-track thinking. It’s a good time to enjoy your routines, work, or duties, particularly with a pleasant social element mixed in. A smooth, easygoing approach to others and your activities seems to yield the best results as the day advances. Still, conversations can be riveting. You’re more inclined to want to settle in and enjoy yourself with the Moon in your solar second house. Your emotions are steady, and you’d prefer not to complicate things.
VirgoThe Moon spends the day in your sign, and you can find yourself in pleasant focus, dear Virgo. You might often be the topic of conversation! Most significantly as the day advances, transits remind you of the pleasure of casual exchanges. Detaching yourself or communicating just for the joy of it without the need for an end goal can smooth things out. Conversations about entertainment or relationships can be in focus. The beauty may very well be in how you communicate more than what you are expressing. Conversations are inspiring. Nevertheless, you can feel a strong need for self-nurturing–it’s a time for appreciating or making the most of your leisure time.
LibraThere’s good energy for solving problems and relating well today, dear Libra, but it’s about intensity early today and a bit of healthy detachment as the day advances. Your increased desire to find peace in your domestic life, family, and work or daily routines can lead to agreements and favorable circumstances. Conversations can be helpful. The Moon spending the day in your solar twelfth house points to a need for some space to process, digest, heal, and wind down. You’re inclined to go low-profile for now, but problem-solving can be natural.
ScorpioWith the Moon spending the day in your social sector, dear Scorpio, you’re more likely to seek ways to nurture your sense of belonging or to feel a part of something bigger than yourself. While the day begins with more intensity than usual, it becomes natural to let go and enjoy some casual conversation as it progresses. You’re likely to get the chance to enjoy your interactions and learn something interesting. Romance, comfort, and finances are in favor, and you’re magnetizing good things to you, perhaps in unusual or surprising ways. What were once complicated matters now feel easier to interpret, especially if you feel supported and approach them in a relaxed manner.
SagittariusWith the Moon spending the day in your solar tenth house, dear Sagittarius, you’re more aware than usual of your goals and performance. There can be situations that encourage you to mature, grow, and improve. You’re in a good position to make your money work for you today, or perhaps find solutions to problems through helpful conversations. Especially as the day advances, you crave more evenness, and you find it more straightforward than usual to tune into priorities. There can be promising developments with family, home, or money matters. Fortunately, you’re in good shape for constructive or supportive discussions.
CapricornYou could be putting the pieces together about a relationship or project today, dear Capricorn. Although there’s likely more to the story later, it’s a good time to find more clues or layers of a situation. The Moon spends the day in your adventure sector, and you want a bit of spontaneity, or you seek to expand your mind. Projects dear to your heart or close relationships are strong on your mind today and perhaps quite motivating! While life is busy, it feels energizing rather than chaotic to you. You might be looking into a new idea or discovering a new interest.
AquariusThe Moon spends the day in your solar eighth house, dear Aquarius, and you crave more involvement in something absorbing. Especially as the day advances, it can be a particularly connected or communicative time. Conversations tend to be more objective, and you appreciate it. You might also come up with interesting ideas about how to improve your financial state. While good energy for problem-solving continues from yesterday, as the day advances, you can find yourself in an excellent position to think or talk through a problem or gain clarity about a matter. Pleasant exchanges can be refreshing.
PiscesYou might enjoy sharing ideas, personal thoughts, feelings, and memories today, dear Pisces, particularly as the day advances. You have a stronger sense than usual about which of your ideas have true potential for success in the long term. You may gain clarity about a person’s feelings for you, or you could thoroughly enjoy a conversation about your goals and plans. Cooperation, friendliness, and open discussions can figure strongly. You can happily soak up ideas and inspiration from others.
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.