- The Moon is in Libra until 12:11 AM, after which the Moon is in Scorpio.
- A void Moon continues today only until 12:11 AM (since yesterday at 9:08 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase until 8:32 AM, after which the Moon is in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurs today at 8:32 AM.
- Venus is direct and in its post-retrograde shadow until July 29th.
- Mars is direct and in its pre-retrograde shadow until September 9th (Mars will retrograde from September 9th to November 13th).
- 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:
AriesSituations or even people in your life may feel draining and exhausting in spots today, dear Aries. While today’s transits can cloud your vision, they also remind you of the need to bring more imagination into your life, relationships, and projects. What you see now may not be the full story, and there’s no need to push to know everything just yet. Surrendering to the idea that you may not need to know all the details just for now can help build up healthy patience. You are more sensitive than usual about your work, money, and ideas today. You might also feel a little exasperated if you haven’t received the appreciation or results you wanted. Take extra time to center yourself instead of scattering your energy. As excited as you may be about an idea, it’s not the best time to share or present it. Consider it time for a well-earned pause and focus on the good things you currently have going on.
TaurusThis can be a time to sort out and process your perceptions of people and relationships, dear Taurus, with Neptune prominent today. You might question an illusion that you’ve been carrying with you. Clearing out an outdated dream can help you make room for a new, more meaningful and realizable goal. You can feel freer when you accept things as they are, but getting to this frame of mind can be a process today. Watch for an inclination to say yes to things that may end up more demanding than you anticipate. Uncertainty in your personal life can seem to drain you of energy. If you let go of needing to know, you can enjoy yourself far better. Think about what you’d like to change, but wait for a better day to implement actual change since today is overcast emotionally speaking, and it can be challenging to discern between fact and fiction. Take the time to think up new ways to protect or build your resources.
GeminiNeptune is a strong influence today, dear Gemini, making it hard to see what’s real and what you imagine things to be. Deception and self-deception are possible now, and your judgment can be off just for now. This is because your expectations of situations may be interfering with your perceptions temporarily. Different needs seem to compete with one another in spots today. As much as you value your independence right now, you’re also very drawn to deeper connections and experiences. Aim to be a little more vigilant than usual when it comes to loans, investments, relationship decisions, and financial arrangements. Faith in a long-term goal can be in question, or uncertainty about your future can strain your personal life. A general lack of direction can lead to feeling uninspired or bored with current projects. If you can take a healthy escape from responsibilities now, do so, but try not to borrow too much from your future. Grounding or physical activities can help.
CancerYou’re seeking out more predictability and security these days, dear Cancer, but part of you only wants to enjoy yourself and perhaps wing it a little. These urges do battle today. You’re more sensitive on social levels. Adding fuel to the fire is a desire to get busy and handle a variety of tasks. Ambiguities about the future can weigh on the enjoyment of the present. Some confusion can surround goals, instructions, and conversations with Neptune strong. Where you stand regarding school, travel, or communications and learning endeavors may be in question, leaving you feeling in limbo. Your best bet is to wait things out, but be productive as you wait! In other words, don’t allow uncertainty to hijack your day. Aim to seek more inspiration to fill in the gaps in the future. Try not to let sentiments and whims blur your judgment today. Seeing what you want to see in a person or situation can feel like a temporary fix to your mood, but it won’t serve you well in the long run.
LeoThe Moon moves to the bottom of your solar chart, activating your need for nurture, dear Leo. Other transits active today also point to the need to regroup. Intuition may steer you off course if wishful thinking is guiding it, and with Neptune in strong influence today, it may be best to take things easy. Avoid lending valuables, and watch for other energy drains. The spirit to excel is strong, but there may be some discouragement about reaching your goals, perhaps due to problems gaining others’ support or securing enough funds to move forward. You can feel torn between social pleasures and work or health pursuits, but you can have a hard time focusing. It’s not an ideal time for getting clarity. Still, ideas generated now are particularly fertile and creative.
VirgoToday’s transits can remind you of a need to regroup, dear Virgo. Your desires and needs can confuse you, or you may second-guess your current goals. Someone in your life may be showing you, quite indirectly, where you’re uncertain. However, avoid acting upon vague feelings since the energies with you are now are ambiguous at best. Watch for a form of procrastination that can trick you into thinking you’re busy and productive when you are neglecting the essential things. Avoid letting confusion in your personal life affect your duties or responsibilities. Your idealism is active and might blind you to inconsistencies in a relationship or your own needs from others. You may have convinced yourself that someone else’s needs are what you want, too, but this can be when you see the flaws in this belief. Money, time, and energy drains become apparent. Take note so that you can redraw your boundaries going forward. Keep in mind that with Neptune, extremes are where you are more likely to go wrong, so aim for moderation and remind yourself of your usual limits.
LibraToday’s transits can be confusing in spots, dear Libra. Still, they can open up opportunities to better understand where you’ve been ignoring or stretching your need for wonder, imagination, or romance. It’s not easy to follow a routine or deal with routine matters in the meantime, and you may need to be a little more vigilant than usual to avoid procrastination. Disorganization can lead to a sense of being lost or behind. There is also a possibility of putting your faith into the wrong things as you try to find more meaning in your activities. You may very well decide that you need more inspiring goals or activities in your life going forward. The trick is to understand your desires before seeking to fulfill them. Watch that you don’t fall for something that seems a lot more glamorous than it is. If you’re frustrated by a feeling of being in limbo, have faith that you will get the answers you need instead of pushing yourself. Still, you might watch for ignoring problems that will get worse if left unattended.
ScorpioToday’s energies can make it a challenge to distinguish between fact and fiction, dear Scorpio, particularly when your heart is involved. Neptune is prominent today and is a long-term guest in your sector of pleasure. You may feel like something’s left up in the air regarding a friendship, project, or work matter. The best way to deal with today’s influences can be to allow yourself to take a break from overthinking or overanalyzing situations. However, if you’re dealing with practical matters that require hard decisions, then do some serious fact-checking now, as all is not as it appears. It’s difficult to see others for what they truly mean and situations for what they are. It’s a temporary issue, reminding you to observe and wait. Having too many balls in the air can prevent you from pursuing a more satisfying line of thought or project. There can be some vacillating between a lighthearted and serious approach, which can leave you feeling uncertain. Sometimes accepting that timing was off and moving on is necessary.
SagittariusThe day’s energies stimulate your optimism, dear Sagittarius, although you may go a little too far with it. Some things can feel very much up in the air right now. You might feel you’re on shaky ground in a relationship, or a particular goal or pursuit seems to lose its magic temporarily as you regroup and look for inspiration. If you’re dealing with disappointments now, consider that they may very well direct you to something better, healthier, and more doable. It can help you make more room for fresh sources of inspiration and more suitable interests. Certain goals may only need an update as your needs continue to evolve. Wishful thinking can cloud your perceptions today, so adopt a wait-and-see approach. With money and personal things, some disregard of the material world can be worthwhile, but too much will cost you time, energy, or resources. Watch for an inclination to comfort yourself with extravagances rather than address the real reason for restlessness.
CapricornYou more than most signs appreciate clarity and certainty, dear Capricorn, but today’s energies ask you to wait and see. With Neptune’s long-term transit of your mind and communications sector, you’re building your faith and patience with ambiguity, however. Today, you may be dealing with confusing or mixed signals, and you may need a reminder to get in touch with your real needs and wants, as restlessness can ensue now. You might benefit from more imagination and magic if you’ve been keeping these needs at bay. Rethinking some ideas or plans can be in order. Watch for taking on more tasks than you can comfortably handle. Watch for the tendency to think that the bigger you go, the better. Extravagances are unlikely to satisfy. Be on the lookout for inspiration and ideas that come to you today, but take your time finalizing decisions and drawing firm conclusions. Perception of value can be a little off, making it less than ideal for critical decision making.
AquariusWhile there are fine transits for boosting your optimism in general, dear Aquarius, today’s energies are up and down. Be especially aware of your usual limits with Neptune in strong influence today since the temptation to stretch them too far is large. It’s best to observe rather than take action temporarily, particularly with love and money! You may need to rethink some things if you’ve been looking at a situation a little too idealistically. Avoid overextending yourself, and consider that indecision might be good for you for the time being since judgment can be off right now. Speaking too soon on a matter can be an issue for many today. Money pits and energy drains can make themselves known, and it’s a good idea to grab opportunities to rest, observe, wait, and regroup.
PiscesNeptune in your sign is in strong influence today, dear Pisces. While it receives beautiful support from Jupiter, it forms some challenging aspects as well, suggesting some wrestling with perceptions or expectations. Others may be misunderstanding you, or they seem to expect a lot from you now. With your ability to tune into everyone else’s wants and desires, it can be hard making sense of which emotions and needs you own and which are separate. Once you do make sense of the feelings that flood your consciousness, you’ll likely discover some needs and wants that you were previously avoiding or too busy to notice. In this way, the day holds some important lessons for you. In the meantime, avoid making significant decisions based on the feelings of the moment, as they may be misleading. It may be tempting to go along with someone else’s idea of you since you don’t want to hurt their feelings or burst their bubble, but in the long run, it can work against you. Watch for restlessness that can lead you to overcompensate. Taking some extra time for self-understanding can help you get over this small bump in the road. Once done, if you concentrate on what you have rather than what you lack, you’ll feel more grounded.
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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.