- The Moon is in Scorpio.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase until 3:24 PM, after which the Moon is in its Waning Gibbous phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 18th in the sign of Virgo, and the Last Quarter Moon will happen on the 25th.
- No major retrogrades.
- The Sun spends its first full day in Aries (the Sun is in Aries from March 20th to April 19th).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesIt’s a potentially strong day for self-discovery, dear Aries, with the Moon in your intimacy sector all day and a Mars transit. You’re making valuable connections and learning more intimately about your desires and motivations. Today’s Mars-Chiron aspect is particularly potent and empowering for you since Chiron is in your sign and Mars is your planetary ruler. You’re likely to feel in sync with others, even if you’re apart, and your natural confidence shines through. It’s an excellent time to engage in activities that help you feel pleasantly effective, competent, and ambitious. Putting more faith in a person, project, or cause can be therapeutic.
TaurusThe Moon spends the day in your partnership sector, dear Taurus, and you are especially interested in finding a balance or keeping the peace. It may not be easy to reach a compromise today, but a Mars-Chiron transit helps you alter your focus on what you can do. You can feel moved to support or help someone. Creative and artistic matters are in favor. It’s easier to tune into the subtle layers of a situation, increasing your understanding of yourself and others. The need to channel your energies into something meaningful or productive arises now.
GeminiWith today’s Moon, it may be better to put some order in your daily affairs before moving your bigger plans ahead, dear Gemini. At the same time, with today’s Mars-Chiron transit, you’re willing to learn and open to sharing your ideas with others enthusiastically. Your thoughts can also turn to expanding your mind through learning new things. You’re also inclined to do a bit of philosophizing. You are in a friendly, receptive mood, and something may touch you or inspire you through your interactions. It’s a good time to open your heart to help release some stress or tension. Your idealistic side is fully developed, and your dedication to a friend or a cause is growing. Today’s energies can fuel the flames of your motivation to pursue your desires.
CancerYou put more than the usual effort into your creations and ideas today, dear Cancer. The Moon spends the day in your sector of joy, inspiring you to express and enjoy yourself. You might learn something valuable about a partner or your deeper desires through heaps of self-honesty. You are fearless about facing feelings today, and this attitude serves you well. You might seek ways to help energy flow and find moments to refresh your mind. A relationship can expand as you share your ideas, or shared intellectual interests and your unique perspective can boost a connection. Someone might seek your guidance.
LeoThe Moon spends the day in your home and family sector, dear Leo, and you’re paying more attention to your needs for comfort and familiarity. With your enthusiasm for emotional understanding, people around you may also open up. Today’s Mars-Chiron transit can help you recognize the things you’re outgrowing. You’re making room for ideas, goals, and attitudes that support your new perspective. It’s possible that interactions with a partner are intense and revealing. You can learn a lot about someone if you are willing to look for answers. At the same time, offering some information that can help someone can be an excellent way to show your affection. You can be feeling especially enthusiastic about special interests these days, and you might draw people into your experience who inspire and motivate you to seek more meaning. A relationship or potential relationship can encourage you to pursue a new interest or project.
VirgoThe Moon spends the day in your communications sector, and you’re mentally busy, seeking some stimulation, dear Virgo. You can feel pleasantly productive today. You might learn some helpful wellness tips that you’re excited to apply to your life. Physical activities can be healing, helping you release stress. It can also be a great day to open your mind to brave new insights. You want to take action rather than merely think or talk about an issue, and solving problems is a genuine desire or driving force today.
LibraNew insights about love, intimacy, and creativity can be revealing today, dear Libra. It’s a good time to gently push boundaries or cross the usual thresholds, as you can make great strides with honesty and respect with today’s Mars-Chiron transit. You could find a partner or love interest inspiring. The arts, particularly dancing and physical creative arts, are favored for you. You are willing to take an emotional risk, and it’s likely to pay off. With the Moon in your solar second house all day, regaining your equilibrium cannot be underestimated, as it’s behind many good things.
ScorpioThe Moon spends the day in your sign, dear Scorpio, pulling up all sorts of feelings. While you can be enthusiastic about your plans and seek out some much-needed “me” time, there can be a lot on your mind that makes this challenging, likely related to home and family. It makes sense to tune out distractions as much as possible to focus on something important to you, but this will involve turning your mind to the “off” position. Fortunately, the day favors a splash of creativity or originality in your approach to the world. You can be tempted to push beyond the usual mental barriers and get to the heart of a matter today, which can be welcome as it helps you understand a situation. Complicated issues seem to make more sense when you allow your intuition to work for you. Conversations about, with, or on behalf of family can be revealing. Expressing your vulnerability or insecurity can be a relief. A health or work goal can seem more doable, and family or the desire to improve home life can be at the heart of these feelings and plans.
SagittariusWith the Moon in your solar twelfth house all day, dear Sagittarius, you’re less accessible for the time being so that you can reorient yourself. However, watch for overthinking that stands in the way of unwinding. Helping with this is today’s Mars-Chiron transit that encourages you to focus on healing and helping. Your powers of attraction run high, and there is a sense of moving forward or moving on. You face challenges head-on, determined to resolve problems. Still, even if you can’t arrive at a solution, positive vibes and intentions can be useful. There can be some inspiration to draw on, and you can be motivated to develop a creative project or a romance. Doing relationships differently is in order, and you might be surprised at creative workarounds that help you now.
CapricornWith today’s Moon, you can experience a natural need to detach yourself temporarily from situations that have recently added stress or pressure to your life, dear Capricorn. You could be taking action on a financial, family, or security matter that puts you in a better place emotionally today. It’s a good time to focus on inner resources and family matters, and you can feel especially dedicated to domestic activities and pursuits. Someone could show you the way towards positive change, and it’s a good idea to be as open as possible to learn from others. You can also experience creative insights, particularly regarding money-making prospects or better ways to use your current resources.
AquariusYou can feel more motivated today, dear Aquarius. Your need to perform or accomplish something important comes to the fore. Your magnetism heightens, and you might choose to use this time to express yourself creatively and persuasively. You are putting some of your fears behind you now. You might also enjoy coming to someone’s aid, even if it’s only through good information or taking charge of a project, especially a personal one. You can feel pleasingly motivated and directed. Your imagination, creativity, and emotions are playing a prominent role in your work, studies, or projects and interests now, and the heart or passion you’re putting into the things you do is showing.
PiscesDowntime is vital these days, dear Pisces, with Mars in your privacy sector, but you also need a change of pace from time to time. Something to engage your mind and refresh your spirit can be most welcome now. Today’s transits encourage activities that ground you and help you heal. Allow yourself to relax and let go of such limiting states of mind as guilt and worry. It’s time to tap into your more creative side, giving it a chance to shine. The Moon spends the day in your spirit sector, and you tune into the broader issues rather than focus too much on the details, and this vision can be most helpful.
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.