- The Moon is in Virgo until 9:53 PM, after which the Moon is in Libra.
- A void Moon period occurs today from 7:07 PM to 9:53 PM.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 20th in the sign of Cancer, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on the 27th.
- 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.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesGood energy is with you for practical matters today, dear Aries. The Moon continues its transit of your work and health sector for much of the day, and keeping busy is satisfying. Still, something can work out to be easier than you previously imagined. You might also enjoy helping others or simply doing your best with your duties. You can be very focused on handling the practical or business side of your life until tonight when your social needs come into sharper focus. This can be a good time for making a break from a bad habit or situation. Your initiative is strong now, and you can be rediscovering the fun or exciting elements of a routine. The Moon’s move into your partnership sector tonight can turn your focus to achieving more balance in your relationships or perspective.
TaurusThere’s good energy with you today for enjoying something different, unique, or simply fun, dear Taurus. You genuinely need a break from the pressures of the outside world, and the Moon’s transit of your solar fifth house most of the day reminds you of this. Your senses are heightened, and your creative impulses are stronger than usual. Early today, you can feel a bit overburdened by others’ demands. However, as the day advances, you’re likely to feel more centered and purposeful. You’ll find that you’re more comfortable than usual on a personal level, and you’re expressing yourself more fluidly and confidently as a result. The Moon continues its transit of your creative sector until tonight, after which you might find your attention turns to more practical affairs.
GeminiToday can be useful for taking a step back from a hectic pace to relax or enjoy familiar settings, dear Gemini. The Moon spends much of the day in your home and family sector, encouraging you to embrace your needs for comfort and safety. It’s a good time to attend to your inner world. You’re in the position to understand your needs and feelings and to see what others need from you more clearly. Still, taking some distance from a situation may be just what you need to release doubts or see things in a new way. You remain somewhat self-absorbed, or simply self-protective, until later today, after which you feel freer, more confident, and outgoing. This is due to the Moon’s move out of an introspective sector of your chart and into a more playful and expressive house, where it will stay for a couple of days.
CancerToday’s energies are good for discovering a new interest or coming upon useful information, dear Cancer. The Moon continues to encourage taking on many projects and entertaining a variety of ideas until tonight when it moves into your sector of home and family. Getting comfortable becomes an emotional need. While you should watch for incomplete information early today, clarity is with you as the day advances. You’re in good shape to make realistic judgment calls and brainstorm with someone to come up with solid plans. You’re more than willing to negotiate, compromise, and harmonize, and your wisdom is evident to people today. Today favors being direct, but not so much that kindness is missing, and this theme suits you well right now. There are pleasant vibes for making a good connection.
LeoThis can be another day that favors getting comfortable or settling in, dear Leo. You may need to step back a little to regain some balance. If it means focusing on your personal needs, then so be it. You can only be strong for other people once you’ve discovered your own inner strength. It’s a potentially strong day for recognizing the power of living in the moment. Slowing down or simply moving at a steady pace is appropriate now, although you’ll crave more movement or interaction later today. There can be particular enjoyment of work and health pursuits. Maintenance tasks can be most appealing. You can be rather self-sufficient in your manner and very focused as well. Still, you have the power of attraction on your side.
VirgoThe Moon spending much of the day in your sign is excellent for connecting with your feelings, dear Virgo. You can feel quite refreshed, and you might find it an ideal time for leaving behind emotional issues that have been annoying you or undermining your personal comfort. It can be quite easy and natural to channel your energy creatively. You’re likely to find some nice outlets for expressing or simply validating your feelings as the Moon harmonizes with several planets in your sector of joy. People value the qualities that come naturally to you today, which can subtly boost your confidence and popularity. You can be especially dedicated to a creative vision. Self-discipline improves as the day advances, and it’s best to listen to your instincts.
LibraYou require some space to process and digest recent events much of the day, dear Libra. It’s a good idea to consider whether you’ve been hanging on to a connection too tightly, as it can be holding you back from new and improved, growth-oriented experiences. You might arrive at handy insights now. Friendly energy is with you, although you’re inclined to be retiring until later today. Strong themes of imagination, relaxation, rest, withdrawal, and reflection are with you. The Moon enters your sign tonight, and this should increase emotional energy. Until then, extra time to yourself or to rest is very appropriate. Areas of your chart that rule your inner world and your emotions are in focus and well-supported. Creative solutions come to you if you avoid overthinking.
ScorpioThere can be wonderful conversations and mental connections or associations today, dear Scorpio. The need or desire for friends and light entertainment tends to dominate. You are purposeful and confident, and you might decide to make long-term plans or consider ways to realize a goal or dream. You are willing to take the time to listen, explain, and understand, which improves your connections and serves a practical purpose. Helping or guiding others can figure strongly and can be rewarding. Sharing ideas jumpstarts your own thinking processes. You are magnetizing things to you, but you’re also willing to put effort into making things happen. Today’s energies are particularly useful for reaching out or throwing yourself into projects you enjoy. Later today, the Moon heads into your privacy sector, and you’re instinctively drawing into yourself. For a couple of days, you’ll do well to wind down and rest more so than usual.
SagittariusToday’s Moon brings more attention and perhaps accountability your way, dear Sagittarius. It can also mean you’re in the position of managing or leading others now, and you can quite enjoy it. You might look to the bigger picture for comfort now. Your desire to feel safe and secure in your personal life is powerful. Taking care of business feels right and even enjoyable. Ideas are rich and imaginative. If you are looking for answers to nagging personal problems today, you may just find the necessary resources with only a little effort. Your intuition seems to be working well for you. It’s a good time to learn something new or to appreciate things about others that you previously didn’t notice in the same light. You’re focused on the future and have your sights set high.
CapricornToday’s transits are good for catching a wave of inspiration, dear Capricorn. You’re focused on the future and have your sights set high, and you’re less focused on specifics and more interested in the big picture. Later today, you’ll crave more details and structures when the Moon makes it to the top of your solar chart, and your thinking becomes very goal-oriented. You’re in great shape for making plans. You’ll find it easy to express yourself in satisfying ways through various channels, and others tend to allow you more space to do what you want. While you enjoy sharing your ideas, you tend to go your own way no matter the feedback! There is more acceptance of the different shades of a person or situation, which helps you round things out.
AquariusMaking your emotions work for you comes more naturally to you today than usual, dear Aquarius. You’re in particularly good shape for gaining insight into someone’s motives and desires, even well-hidden ones. Your emotional radar is strong. You’re introspective and craving a deeper connection or meaning until tonight when the Moon moves into your spirit sector, and you seek more light. It’s a great day for observation and strategy. Take advantage of this time to get in better touch with what you truly want. It’s a time for implementing small, manageable changes. If you have the chance to work at something on your own, you seem to be able to accomplish much. Still, there may be some focus on sharing resources.
PiscesYou’re in particularly good shape for harmonizing with the people in your life, dear Pisces. Early today, you might watch for buying into a dream of an ideal situation without doing some research first. However, it’s a good day for bonding and sharing. Negotiations, compromises, and agreements are in favor. Attraction is easy and natural, or mutually beneficial situations can figure strongly now. You want to break out of repetitive patterns in communication, and this fresh approach helps improve things all around. Your sense of which projects and moves have true potential is strong. Relationship matters occupy your mind more than usual, and even with the Moon’s move out of your partnership sector tonight, this theme continues.
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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.