- The Moon is in Leo.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 6th in the sign of Cancer.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from December 29th, 2022-January 18th, 2023).
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from October 30th, 2022, to January 12th, 2023).
- Mercury Rx, Mars Rx, and Uranus Rx.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesIt can be somewhat challenging to juggle your responsibilities and quality time with family or downtime for yourself today, dear Aries. Part of this is about the inability to settle on a plan that everyone agrees upon, or it’s a disagreement about priorities. However, there is beautiful energy with you today for dealing with complicated or problematic matters creatively and peacefully. You’re open to possibilities. You’re seeing something you once had problems digesting now in a more positive light. Releasing a burden can be satisfying.
Aim to be open to new ideas and alternative ways of looking at old problems, especially those related to money, income, and doing business.
TaurusThere can be some difficulty reaching agreements on more philosophical matters in the first half of the day, dear Taurus, and perhaps even simpler topics such as navigation and directions. Fortunately, transits stir your ambitions in pleasant ways, and you can fill up with purpose. Activities that break the routine or learning endeavors can stir you or connect you with interesting people. While there are more minor problems in your life than usual, you remain positive and optimistic. Today is strong for thinking outside the box, and surprises are pleasant. You might take an enjoyable mental detour. There’s the potential for seeing a complicated situation, relationship, or person in a more favorable light.
GeminiSeeing eye to eye on money, sharing, and ownership matters may take work today, dear Gemini. There can be a lot of back and forth before you’re ready to come to an agreement. However, it can be a good exercise in understanding, and you may well end up with better, more refined plans. With a little extra attention, intimacy and psychological growth get a boost. You’re in a great position to advance your goals in rewarding ways. Belief in yourself is the key now. You may feel a push towards letting go of the past. The positive side of a situation, most notably a financial or intimate one, can reveal itself.
CancerAgreeing about activities and plans doesn’t come easily today, dear Cancer, especially shared ones. These disagreements are largely unemotional and may well get you to a better place. In truth, resistance to your ideas or projects may get you thinking and clarifying your position. It’s a good time to seek balance and compromise. A significant other can help you see the bigger picture, perhaps even unwittingly. In fact, sharing or learning can be particularly satisfying and successful once past the differences. New ideas and expectations can lead you in different and exciting directions. Conversations are lighter and freer as the day advances.
LeoDisagreements are likely today but can lead to some helpful brainstorming sessions, dear Leo. You could be divided on whether you want to pursue your goals independently and make executive decisions, or if you would prefer to share decisions and have some company. However, you may very well develop creative ways to do both. In fact, opposing viewpoints can help you clarify and refine your position. These differences might instead happen in your own mind as you see-saw between analyzing a situation based on facts and details and drawing upon your intuition. Fortunately, today’s transits also help you tie things together and learn something new. As you connect with and embrace your ambitions, you will likely enjoy increased influence and support. Your mood is forward-looking, and you’re bringing fresh ideas to your work and daily life. There can be light, happy conversations that feel good as the day advances.
VirgoSocially, there can be some difficulty getting plans to come together today, dear Virgo, or you may encounter resistance to some of your ideas and desires, which can be frustrating initially. However, there’s a very good chance that it’s instructive, even if its only benefit is helping you clarify your position or stance. You could feel the urge to shine on your own, but you also crave input from others. Fortunately, the day is excellent for gaining new perspectives that improve your life. You could be taking steps to better yourself, feeling motivated by happier or more suitable relationship goals and needs. As the day advances, you find it easier to focus on those things that fill you with joy and optimism. A conversation can be inspiring.
LibraYour needs for attachment and keeping things casual can clash today, dear Libra. However, you may be able to reach a creative balance and end up satisfying both needs quite expertly. There can be some difficulties balancing your responsibilities with quality time, however. Aim to accept that your time and energy are limited and something needs to tone down. Fortunately, you’re in an excellent position to see where you might strike a compromise, perhaps after some see-sawing. You can improve the work-home connection or renovate your routines in satisfying, productive, and healthy ways. You can be determined to get things in smooth working order. Especially as the day advances, it’s easier to enjoy yourself and exchange interesting ideas.
ScorpioPlans and ideas may not come together naturally today, dear Scorpio, as you could find that everyone has a different opinion on what to do and where to go. There can be some annoying opposition to your idea or belief, but if you look for the lesson, you may benefit from a disagreement, if only to help clarify your position. Seeking ways to simplify can benefit you all around. Even if complications don’t disappear as the day advances, you see them in a more positive or agreeable light. It’s natural to cooperate and fall into creative ways of interacting with others and your environment. You can feel passionate about a project or relationship. You attract others who bring change to your life right now.
SagittariusMoney matters can be challenging to agree upon today, dear Sagittarius, and you may find that independently pursuing your goals is favored over team efforts temporarily. In a broader sense, you’re giving people the benefit of the doubt, even though not everyone agrees on intellectual levels. Consider that as much as you’re capable of succeeding on your own, others’ support or resources can also come in handy. Reaching a compromise is helpful. There can be nice opportunities for sharing your ideas, learning, or guiding. It’s a fine time to put out a positive message. Your intuition is working overtime regarding work methods, health matters, and finances.
CapricornYou may not easily come to an agreement with a partner or someone close to you today, dear Capricorn, at least, not without a lot of back and forth. Ultimately, you can get to a higher level of understanding, both their opinions and your own! Opposition can sometimes help you clarify and refine them, and this may be the case now. Fortunately, transits today support coming to meaningful conclusions. You can feel freer and more courageous about expressing yourself in unique and spirited ways. Especially as the day advances, this is a time for pleasant thoughts, ideas, and connections.
AquariusIt may not be easy to get enough time to yourself or time and space to get your work or chores done today, dear Aquarius. In truth, you can feel divided, as a good part of you wants to be around others, and an equal portion would prefer to duck out and enjoy some quiet time. While this can certainly stir up some tension if left on its own, it doesn’t have to. In fact, you have all the tools you need to strike a comfortable compromise. It’s a great time for seeing a situation or relationship, even a complicated one, in a positive light. Seeing what you value can improve your approach to money, home life, and personal items or belongings. You may discover old resources or ideas that benefit you in the present. You’re inclined to want to try something new on a mental plane today.
PiscesYou may have a difficult time coming to an agreement with someone today, dear Pisces, but your differences can be instructive. Ideas and plans can be at cross purposes, but good energy is with you for coming to new and helpful conclusions. Conversations about the past can be encouraging, and they might even lead to recycling old ideas into fancy new ones. You’re learning, transforming, and growing through your connections. Good ideas are flowing freely around you, primarily through friends and associates.
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.