- The Moon is in Leo until 7:39 PM, after which the Moon is in Virgo.
- The void Moon period continues until 7:39 PM today (since yesterday at 8:27 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 20th in the sign of Cancer.
- Mercury is direct and in its post-retrograde shadow until July 26th.
- Venus is direct and in its post-retrograde shadow until July 29th.
- Current retrogrades: Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Chiron Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx.
- The Sun enters Leo today (the Sun transits Leo from July 22nd to August 22nd).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Sun enters Leo today, dear Aries, moving into harmony with your sign, and will spend the coming month in your sector of joy, creativity, and romance. This Sun transit awakens your feelings and desire to share. It’s a time for expressing your talents, abilities, and affections. You’re moved to create, put your talents and skills to use, show others what you can do, enjoy romance, or partake of many of life’s pleasures. You might pay more attention to personal hobbies or recreation and entertainment in the weeks ahead. You can make interesting discoveries today, particularly about home, money, or domestic matters. There can be fresh solutions and alternate methods that are satisfying. You’re flexible and open-minded.
TaurusThe Sun begins its month-long transit of your home and family sector, dear Taurus, turning your attention to your inner world. You’re seeking more quiet, downtime, comfort, and familiarity in the weeks ahead. You’re taking more pride in your home or family, making it a great time to focus on improvements. While you have a strong showing in your busy communications sector, the Sun is now encouraging you to tend to the hearth and heart. It’s a good cycle for boosting your sense of safety, security, and comfort. The needs of family and the home environment may not necessarily increase, but you’ll hear them loud and clear. Also today, you’re more fluent than usual when expressing your ideas. It’s a good time to broach a topic that requires open minds. This is a time for a bright idea or intellectual win.
GeminiThe Sun begins its month-long transit of your communications sector today, dear Gemini. In the coming weeks, curiosity motivates you to connect and learn more than usual. It’s a great time to put your feelers out. It’s an excellent time to pick up new skills, learn about the people around you, and take care of everyday affairs. You’re likely to communicate with people more frequently during this busy, engaged period. It’s a time of increased awareness of what needs to be repaired, healed, and improved in your immediate environment, communications, and interactions. Today is especially good for particular ease and flow with communications. You are less attached to what you’re expressing, and this helps you to talk about things, even difficult matters, with facility, making this a good time to release some stress or share a problem with someone.
CancerThe Sun finishes its yearly, month-long transit of your sign today, dear Cancer, and begins its transit of your resources sector. Until August 22nd, you’re seeking a little more security and predictability than usual. It’s a favorable time to take stock, attend to your valuables, and get a better sense of what you can accomplish. Your view of your capabilities is realistic during this stabilizing cycle. You benefit most from grounding activities and from making the most of your natural talents and abilities. You could be motivated to take extra care of your valuables or take charge of your finances. It’s a good cycle in which to discover what it is you truly value. Today is good for getting your point across. You can be especially witty or insightful, and others appreciate you for your ideas and gestures.
LeoYour ruler, the Sun, moves into your sign today, dear Leo, where it will transit for the coming month. You’re in your element with this transit that lasts until August 22nd. You’ve come to the end of a reflective cycle with the Sun finishing up in your privacy sector. It’s a time to shine, reinvent yourself, or come into the light in a significant manner. You feel more in charge, relevant, and on top of things during this period. Others notice you, even more than usual. Ideally, you’ve had more time to process or digest recent events, and you bring a more rested “you” into a new cycle that puts you in the forefront. You’re likely to want to start fresh. Today, your thinking is particularly creative and inventive. Thoughts of the past or private, complicated matters tend to dominate. You might draw on experience to advance a project or to improve business affairs. There can be an impulse to contact someone, or surprising news or contact figures strongly. New ideas result from a change of pace.
VirgoThe Sun moves into your solar twelfth house for a month-long transit, dear Virgo. This new solar cycle can increase the need for rest and privacy or a break from competitive energies. You require more substantial chunks of time to yourself or devoted to reflection on the activities and developments of the last year. It’s the final month of the solar cycle and a time for wrapping things up. Extra rest will help balance things out, so aim to use this time well to avoid overload. You are gathering your strength for busier times to come. It’s a good time to shed attitudes and situations that have run their natural course. Today is good for learning new skills, particularly of a technical or scientific nature, and for conversations that can lead to something more helpful. New ideas and alternative methods can be inspiring now. You might decide to start a conversation, particularly about something that requires an open mind.
LibraThe Sun begins its month-long transit of your sector of community and friendships today, dear Libra, bringing new energy into your life that pulls your attention to happiness goals and networking. Your need for others or for spending time with people and projects that help you de-stress emerges. This cycle turns your attention to social activities, networks, friendships, dreams, and ideals. You’re increasingly interested in what makes you happy and how you fit in with others or contribute. Your mood is more hopeful and positive. Sharing ideals or visions with others gives you a boost, and you get more satisfaction than usual when your actions positively impact others. Today is strong for self-expression and pleasant surprises. Support seems to be there when you need it most. Others come through in a pinch, and this can lift your spirits. Updating or refreshing a project, particularly related to career or business, can be most successful now. Research can bring surprising results.
ScorpioThe Sun starts its month-long transit of your sector of career and reputation today, dear Scorpio, pushing your ambitions to the front burner for the coming weeks. It’s a strong period for taking charge of your life, taking the lead, and focusing on your long-term goals. You are more noticeable and accountable than usual during this cycle. Assuming more responsibilities can be part of this, or it’s a time for tapping into your ambitions or a goal-oriented approach. You may very well come to a high point of the year in your career or reputation. People in positions of power are more likely to notice you and listen to you. Improving your life and rising to challenges can be satisfying now. Today, conversations can inspire and uplift. You are more expressive than usual, and you might hear something that awakens your inner spirit.
SagittariusThe Sun begins its month-long transit of your spirit sector today, dear Sagittarius, bringing you out of yourself and into the light. You might search for greater meaning and richer experiences in the weeks ahead. Anything that expands your understanding of the world around you appeals more than usual now. You’re in good shape for lifting yourself above the usual routines, even in little ways, so that you can round out your experiences. You are curious, and you might do more studying, exploring, and learning. Today, with a Mercury-Uranus transit, your mind deserves a break from the humdrum. You can enjoy strong intuition with work methods or health matters. A surprise connection or friendship can occur today, particularly through daily routines, work, or the pursuit of health goals.
CapricornThe Sun begins its transit of your intimacy sector today, dear Capricorn. It will spend the coming month there, stimulating your desire to connect with your more profound emotions. It also awakens your interest in meaningful and absorbing relationships or projects. The coming weeks are strong for introspection and developing your intimate or inner world. You tend to pick a focus and pour a lot of energy into it. It can be a time for facing your fears! Self-honesty comes in especially handy during this Sun cycle. Changes, both inner and outer, tend to occur now that remind you that you’re growing. There may be a strong focus on other’s money, such as the resources of a partner. Today, your ideas tend to cause a bit of a positive stir, or others seek your advice. Plans seem to change at the very last minute, allowing for experiences that are more spontaneous, freeform, and inspirational. Interesting conversations can figure strongly.
AquariusThe Sun moves into your opposite sign for a month-long stay, dear Aquarius, pointing to a more sociable phase of the year. It’s a good time to recognize the need for a different perspective on your life and boost key relationships. A project may bloom now, and you’re turning a corner, looking for new interests or things to do. Your broader focus turns to partnerships, negotiations, and self-expression through your relationships. It’s an excellent time to examine your expectations of others. You can be more sensitive to imbalances in your life, and you may be seeking more harmony in the weeks ahead. Today, solving problems is your forte. You are more likely to voice concerns and express your ideas. You are entertaining alternatives and thinking outside the box. Feeling intellectually stimulated comes as a nice boost.
PiscesThe Sun begins its transit of your solar sixth house today, dear Pisces, where it will transit until August 22nd. Work, health, habits, and routines are in stronger focus now, giving you the chance to make improvements. It can certainly be a time of harder work, but since you’re taking more pride in your job, health, and daily affairs, you might enjoy putting the extra effort. You can be especially busy getting your life into better order in the weeks ahead. Focusing on self-improvement through self-care programs can be especially useful at this time of the year. You might enhance your daily routines or begin new ones that get you into better form. New information or circumstances can arise that motivate you to lead a healthier, more organized, and more productive life. Today holds good energy for expressing your ideas and sharing stories.
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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.