- The Moon is in Pisces until 9:56 AM, after which the Moon is in Aries.
- A void Moon occurs from 4:40 AM to 9:56 AM today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its New phase until 11:25 AM, after which the Moon is in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 1st in the sign of Aquarius.
- No major retrogrades.
- Mercury is no longer retrograde and is in its post-retrograde shadow until February 24th.
- Venus is no longer retrograde and is in its post-retrograde shadow until March 1st.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Sun aligns with Saturn in your solar eleventh house today, dear Aries, and you’re getting serious about your happiness goals. An obligation can come up now, likely involving a friend, or if you’ve been feeling alone or without an anchor socially, you can feel the need to make a change. Instead, this might be about a strategy or plan to work towards a long-term goal. Feeling left out could prompt a mission to get to a more comfortable position. It might ultimately be helpful if you receive some advice now, but not necessarily what you want to hear. Fortunately, your resolve to improve your life, particularly to add more structure and discipline, is building, and seeing things clearly now can help this further. Aim to focus on what you know and what you know you can control and take things one step at a time. There’s a spotlight on your responsibilities, restrictions, or limits, but it’s temporary, helping you to see a way through. Making refinements or improvements is the next step.
TaurusYou get the sense that you need to tighten your belt, work a little harder, and make improvements today, dear Taurus, particularly with your work or duties. The Sun meets Saturn in your solar tenth house, reminding you of your goals and responsibilities. The spotlight is on your performance, whether this attention comes from within or the outside world. You might assume more responsibilities and feel the accompanying loss of freedom now, but you may very well appreciate the clarity that comes from seeing the reality of a situation. People recognize your accomplishments, or they might temporarily see the flaws. It’s an important time for establishing your priorities! Taking a hard look at things might be necessary, or you could feel temporarily disappointed before refueling with the motivation to improve. Aim to show your maturity and competency for best results.
GeminiThe Sun and Saturn meet in your solar ninth house today, dear Gemini, and you can feel a great need to make productive use of your time, especially on a mental level. It’s an excellent time to boost your practical skills, and serious discussions are possible. If enthusiasm is up and down, aim to slow things down just a little to assess the situation realistically. There can be a dose of reality to deal with, although it may take a bit of time before things are objectively clear. You’re at a juncture for reassessing goals and recognizing your priorities. The need to concentrate, focus, and specialize overcomes you now. This transit reminds you to add more structure to your life by setting reasonable but firmer goals.
CancerToday’s Sun-Saturn alignment shines a light on your responsibilities, dear Cancer. It can also reveal problem areas, particularly with support, an intimate relationship, or a financial matter. Once beyond the exaggerated stage of your realizations, you’re in a great position to accept or reject the reality of a project, endeavor, or relationship. Drawing boundaries may be appropriate. Seeing things for both their strengths and weaknesses helps you make the right decisions. There can be a reminder of a financial obligation or responsibility, or it’s a time to reassess certain habits and activities. You might consider ridding yourself of dependencies that are unhealthy. This is a day for shuffling around your priorities and aiming to get yourself on solid footing.
LeoYour ruler, the Sun, meets with Saturn today in your partnership sector, dear Leo. You might feel the weight of responsibilities to others or the heaviness of a close relationship. If others demand too much of you, you may need to set some boundaries. You could find reasons to take stock of your commitments and debts to others. Alternatively, you could feel a slight letdown if you don’t have someone you can genuinely say is in your corner. Circumstances seem to reveal the less flattering side of others or even of yourself through partnership. While flaws can appear bigger than they objectively are, seeing them now can help with clarity. Decisions are easier when you can see people and situations for their strengths and weaknesses. With a bit of time, you’ll be in a good position to reassess your needs from your connections.
VirgoThe Sun meets Saturn today, and responsibilities at work or with chores and routines tend to magnify, dear Virgo. This view is temporary, ultimately leading to a more realistic assessment of these areas of your life. Consider that as you face realities, you’ll feel more confident about moving forward with reasonable expectations. Aim to work hard and do what you can without pushing yourself too hard. It’s a time for following the rules instead of cutting corners. You might reassess certain tasks, seeing flaws or weak spots, but give this time, since transits today may temporarily exaggerate the negative side of things. You’re likely to see your priorities more clearly, and if a new game plan is necessary, you’re ready to make it. Conversations are heady, or your thoughts are heavy.
LibraThe Sun aligns with Saturn in your solar fifth house today, dear Libra, enabling you to see or consider the more serious side of your relationships, alliances, and projects. There could be a critique or new information that frames things differently, leading to a reassessment. Avoid committing to something in the heat of the moment as it may end up harder to fulfill than you had expected–take your time with new ideas or resolutions. Recommitting to a project or goal may be in order after you’ve taken some time to explore all your options. With Saturn involved, it’s best to consider ways to simplify and streamline your life to improve it all around, but the negative side of things may temporarily magnify. Reality has a way of making itself known! However, this can be a particularly heavy or negatively skewed “reality” that can be sobering but not necessarily accurate if you’re also ignoring the spiritual or imaginative elements. This process can motivate you to make necessary improvements, likely through improved structure and self-discipline, making it an excellent time to apply yourself to your work or craft.
ScorpioWith the Sun and Saturn coming together in your solar fourth house today, dear Scorpio, the need to get back on track is prominent. Reminders of your responsibilities to family or those close to you are likely to arise. With this transit, the Sun shines its light on Saturn’s obligations, duties, and need for rules and structure. It makes sense to deal with pressures or tasks instead of putting them off. Others may not be jumping to help you or to cooperate at the moment, but aim to take care of what you can independently if necessary. Positively, you can get a real push to get going or get organized, serious, and productive. And, you feel more self-reliant in the process. You’ll feel stronger if you meet your obligations, and it’s a good idea to start small and go from there.
SagittariusYou could take things quite seriously or think a little more critically today with the Sun and Saturn coming together in your communications sector, dear Sagittarius. It’s not easy gaining cooperation temporarily, so aim to handle things independently and feel more self-reliant in the process! Life could present you with work you thought was complete and now have to redo, or an unexpected errand or duty pops up. So that your responsibilities don’t overwhelm you, take the time to tackle matters one at a time, step by step. Aim to cut out distractions if you need uninterrupted time. Be careful when choosing your words today since they have more staying power than usual.
CapricornHandling events with maturity is the best strategy when the Sun meets Saturn as it does today, dear Capricorn. There can be a reality to face or a responsibility to meet in your financial life. This transit tends to shine the light on problem areas, in turn allowing you to see what you should do to improve and strengthen your life. Aim to take an honest look at a plan, project, or area of your life that has been holding you back. Remember that the most promising, long-lasting programs are slow and steady ones! Work on one problem at a time, step by step, and you’ll be in great shape. In all likelihood, you’ll appreciate the increased clarity you gain now.
AquariusThere can be a new perspective on a matter, redirecting you along a new path, dear Aquarius. The Sun shines its light on a responsibility or the structure of a project or plan, and it may be time to reconsider some details. With the Sun aligning with Saturn in your own sign, you are reminded of your limits or the reality of a matter. Ideally, this transit motivates you to clean up an issue that you’re better off leaving behind you. It’s a little easier to see the negative side of things today, but soon enough, you’ll arrive at a balance and some clarity. Aim to meet your responsibilities, but watch for taking yourself too seriously today. You are maturing in many ways with wise and practical Saturn in your sign, and today, the problem areas in your life are in the spotlight. It can be discouraging at first, as you may feel alone or unsupported temporarily. However, if you take an honest look at what needs improving, you’ll be better off.
PiscesSomething from the past that was left unresolved can reappear and demand your attention today, dear Pisces, as the Sun and Saturn come together in the sign behind yours. There could be a decision or issue weighing heavily on your mind today, and it’s best to give it a bit of time. Moving ahead with less emotional baggage should be the goal now. Becoming more aware of a limitation can be a temporary downer. However, it can also motivate you to get more organized or clean up a matter that is best left behind you. This transit brings clarity and possibly reality in a stronger dose than you prefer! You may need to attend to a responsibility or obligation, such as giving support to someone. This can, in fact, be spiritually rewarding and can contribute to a stronger feeling of meaning and purpose.
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.