- The Moon is in Capricorn until 8:52 AM, after which the Moon is in Aquarius.
- A void Moon period occurs today from 7:59 AM to 8:52 AM.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous phase.
- The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse occurred on the 16th, and the Last Quarter Moon will happen on the 22nd.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from May 10-June 3).
- Pluto Rx.
- The Sun enters Gemini today (the Sun is in Gemini from May 20th to June 21st).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Sun moves into your sector of communications, learning, and errands today, dear Aries, and will stick around there until June 21st. This transit can bring a busy pace of life, the chance to pick up all sorts of information, and more contact with others. It’s a dynamic, bright, and connected area of your solar chart, and the Sun here puts the spotlight on communicating, learning, sharing, connecting, and getting out and about. You take more pride in these things, so improving your daily life, communications, and feeling of connectedness will go a long way towards increased happiness and a sense of fulfillment. Also today, the Moon moves into another relationship sector of your solar chart, pointing to an especially sociable or connected day.
TaurusThe Sun completes its yearly, month-long transit of your sign today, dear Taurus, and now begins its tour of your resources sector. This new cycle is a grounding one, lasting until June 21st. You’re shifting gears, and your focus is turning to issues of security and comfort. You’re taking more pride in what you can produce, build, and create. It’s a great time to establish and then focus on priorities. Taking charge of your financial affairs is highly appropriate at this time of the year. It’s also a great time to explore or develop a natural talent or special project. The Moon moves to the top of your solar chart today, reinforcing a practical focus. It’s a great time to take care of business.
GeminiWith the Sun’s transit of your sign until June 21st, dear Gemini, your personality shines. You’re more noticeable than usual and projecting more strength. You’re likely to be more talkative and expressive, and you can be busier than usual. The Sun also shines a spotlight on your personal needs and plans in the weeks ahead. Healthy self-focus is appropriate now, and others take notice of you more than usual. You’re in good shape for renewing your personal goals and considering ways to improve your life. Ideally, you’ve had time for extra rest and deep thought in the past weeks and have a stronger belief in yourself with the start of a new solar year. Today and tomorrow, you can have a strong need to verbalize your desires. There can be important realizations, epiphanies, and clarifications.
CancerWith the Sun’s move into your solar twelfth house, dear Cancer, you’re turning more attention to your private, inner world until June 21st. The weeks ahead are likely to involve more time set aside for relaxing, meditative activities. It’s a yearly, month-long cycle that is especially suitable for reflection, rest, and recollection. You are gathering your strength for busier times to come, but also reflecting upon recent events and shedding attitudes and situations that have run their natural course. As the final month of the solar cycle, the weeks ahead are excellent for wrapping things up. Extra rest will help balance things out. Use this time to take the load off, if possible. Keep in mind that, generally speaking, it’s not the best time to push yourself or your plans. It can also be a good period for connecting with your more spiritual side. Today and tomorrow, you could see something you’ve overlooked before. You might reawaken a topic from the past, or you might enjoy a good feeling of purging or release involved with bringing something to light.
LeoYour social life can be animated in the coming weeks, dear Leo, with the Sun’s move into your solar eleventh house for a stay until June 21st. After a fair amount of attention to performance and ambitions in the last few weeks, your focus now shifts with a spotlight on an area of your chart that rules your social and humanitarian or personal happiness goals. This month-long cycle is usually quite supportive and pleasant. It’s a time for focusing on plans, projects, and dreams in which satisfaction and fulfillment are the goals. You’re prioritizing the connections in your life. Today and tomorrow are strong for clearing something up, as well as for communicating intentions.
VirgoNew insights into your career path, work project, or life-plan goals can emerge today and tomorrow, dear Virgo. In recent weeks, there has been a stronger focus on learning, exploring, and experiencing life, but now your attention shifts to more material or ambitious concerns with the new Sun transit. The Sun moves to the top of your solar chart today, and will stay in your solar tenth house until June 21st. You’re likely more noticeable and taking more pride in what you do, which fuels your motivation to excel. In the coming month, there can be a lot of attention to your accomplishments, performance, ability to take the lead, and responsibilities. It’s an excellent time to recognize your priorities or need for more structure in your life. It can also be a period when you are more likely to be recognized for your efforts.
LibraYou are ending a rather introspective phase and shifting gears as you enter a new Sun cycle that can be inspiring, dear Libra. The desire to share your philosophy or unique perspective on a matter can be powerful now. Until June 21st, you’re in great shape to learn new things, explore different ideas and topics, share ideas, and discover new ways to express yourself. It’s an excellent time for expanding your experiences and interests. There can be a stronger desire to better your situation in life in meaningful ways or to reach towards a higher level of freedom and well-being. Activities that nourish the soul and spirit are especially significant and attractive.
ScorpioThe Moon moves into your home sector for a couple of days, dear Scorpio, and you’re inclined to want to play things safe. As well, the Sun moves into your intimacy sector for a stay of a month. Until June 21st, you pay more attention to more profound and intimate matters, and you’re more interested in digging deep than skimming the surface of things. Your private life assumes more importance, and you take more notice of the less obvious elements of circumstances and people around you. You stand to discover new things regarding your own psychology, relationships, and deeper interests. There may be a strong focus on shared money or resources. You are more intense in your mood and disposition at this time of year. It’s a strong period for observation, strategy, and insight.
SagittariusToday, you leave a cycle in which work and routines may have dominated your attention, dear Sagittarius, and enter a period in which social or partnering matters are in stronger focus. The Sun begins its transit of your partnership sector, and until June 21st, relationships assume more importance in your life. Through feedback, you gain a more holistic view of yourself and your life. You look at things from two sides, and you’re more aware of imbalances. Ideally, you’re eager to make changes to restore order to your life. It’s time to make adjustments and compromises as you come to a better life balance. Today and tomorrow are strong for insight and new understanding. Whether you’re contributing ideas or playing a supportive role as you bring new light to a problem or helpful advice to the table, it’s a time for getting places mentally.
CapricornThis is a good time for paying particular attention to the details, dear Capricorn, as you have much to gain from what you see and discover as the Sun and Mercury come into alignment tomorrow. Communication issues tend to dominate. Today, the Sun heads into your solar sixth house for a stay until June 21st, and you’re entering a period of renewed energy for work and routines. While it’s not the best time for recognition or worldly success, the weeks ahead are active for self-development and laying the groundwork for future success. You can be exceptionally busy getting your life into better order in the weeks ahead. Taking charge of your work and health routines is rewarding now as you awaken to a need to lead a more organized, productive, and healthier lifestyle. It’s an important time of the year for making improvements and updates to those systems in your life that have fallen out of alignment or that no longer serve you as well as they once did.
AquariusThe Moon moves into your sign today, dear Aquarius, charging up your emotions. It’s a great time of the lunar month for feeling emotionally refreshed and renewed. Also today, the Sun moves into your sector of joy, and until June 21st, it helps you reconnect with your inner child. You’re experiencing a shift from a strong focus on your personal and home life to more creative and entertaining pastimes, creative expression, or romance. In the coming weeks, you can be inspired creatively and emotionally. A stronger urge is with you to create, put your talents to use, show others what you can do, and experience and enjoy love. This transit is a supportive, helpful, and mostly happy influence. This is a time to shine when it comes to creativity, warmth, and companionability.
PiscesWith the Sun’s move into your solar fourth house, dear Pisces, a busy period gives way to a need for more peace, comfort, quiet, and familiarity. Tomorrow, the Sun and Mercury join forces, and meaningful ideas and conversations are likely. The coming weeks are important for reconnecting to your roots, building your inner confidence, and taking charge of your family life. This Sun cycle encourages a stronger focus on your domestic world until June 21st. Improving your home and feelings of safety, security, and comfort can be in the spotlight. Family and loved ones can motivate you to succeed, build, and organize. It’s a natural time for anchoring on a psychological level.
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.