- The Moon is in Aquarius.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- 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 tomorrow.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from May 10-June 3).
- Pluto Rx.
- The Sun spends its first full day in Gemini (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 aligns with retrograde Mercury today, dear Aries, and you might revive an old interest or view a current one in a new light. There can be helpful conversations and musings, and the ideas generated now, especially about learning, mental interests, communication, neighbors, connections, and siblings, can be especially significant. They could kickstart a long-term pursuit or lead you in an important new direction. While this can be a turning point, it may be best to postpone big launches until more information comes to complete the picture since Mercury is still retrograde until June 3rd. We’re now in the middle of the retrograde Mercury cycle, and there can be more to an evolving story. For now, it’s a great time to observe, get a feel for a matter, and take notes.
TaurusEven with a new Sun cycle in effect, dear Taurus, it feels natural today to look to the past for ideas and answers. What comes out of conversations and thoughts now can be significant later, particularly along financial or business lines. The Sun aligns with retrograde Mercury in your solar second house. Mercury will return to your sign tomorrow, but for now, thinking tends to revolve around your personal belongings, money situation, or comfort matters. It’s not yet time to finalize decisions since there’s more to an unfolding story. For now, aim to observe and analyze. You might decide to give someone, an old project, or a situation another look or the benefit of the doubt. If you end up reviving something while Mercury is retrograde, which is the case now, it requires a new approach. Keep in mind that what you say today can be more memorable than usual, so be sure to choose your words carefully.
GeminiYou look at problems differently with the Sun and retrograde Mercury aligning in your sign today, dear Gemini. You’re sure to arrive at interesting conclusions and insights as you take stock of recent events and draw upon the past for ideas. An element or person from your past may reappear. Your words have a little more impact than usual, and with Mercury still retrograde, you may want to take special care when communicating. For best results, aim to clear out the mental clutter to make room for positive thoughts and new ideas. In truth, observations made now can lead to significant and long-term improvements or other developments that you might put into action later.
CancerWith today’s transits, your insights can be notable, dear Cancer. Whether through observations or memories, the information you come across can be significant. The Sun and retrograde Mercury align in your sector of karma, the past, and hidden matters, and there could be a secret revealed or a sudden discovery. Undoubtedly, it’s time to see old problems or a past issue in a very revealing new light. Through what you learn or hear today, you might find a way to let go of attitudes or situations that don’t favor you. There can be meaningful new insights into your innermost feelings or a long-term problem.
LeoThe Sun and retrograde Mercury meet in your sector of social connections, dreams, and hopes today, dear Leo, helping you make sense of an experience or problem with a friend. Important thinking, news, or conversations can give you new insight into recent events, decisions, or issues, and these are illuminating today. You can be especially sensitive to what’s happening around you and what’s communicated right now. Still, you’re gathering valuable information, and it’s a great time for processing, reviewing, and rediscovering old interests or plans. While this insight is still in its new and raw stages, it puts you on the road to brand new beginnings. Memories or surprise connections can change your perspective.
VirgoToday’s energies can leave you with some food for thought, dear Virgo. You’re in an excellent position to review recent ideas, projects, or decisions, particularly about business or longer-range items. Approaching life direction and long-term goals in new ways can be fruitful, perhaps leading to significant ideas and plans. Ambitions, career, responsibilities, or reputation issues can be in focus, and your observations today can be invaluable later. Still, it’s not yet the time for conclusive or definite decision-making. While you’re making strides, be especially aware of what you say today since Mercury is retrograde in the most public area of your solar chart, and your words have more impact than usual.
LibraYou have the chance to see things in new ways with the Sun and retrograde Mercury in alignment today, dear Libra. Thoughts might turn to the past or recent decisions and plans, and your fresh take on a situation is helpful. The conversations you engage in now can be enlightening. Issues related to education, transportation, beliefs, or publishing can be in stronger focus. What you read and hear about today can be invaluable for future projects or inspire new thinking and ideas that have the power to stick with you for some time to come. Compelling interests and ideas can emerge now. Nevertheless, with Mercury retrograde, it’s probably best to be mindful of directions, instructions, and what you communicate.
ScorpioNew insight into an old relationship or your psyche can be helpful and enlightening today, dear Scorpio. It’s a time to analyze your feelings, personal psychology, and intimate thoughts as the Sun and retrograde Mercury align in your solar eighth house. New layers of a situation can make a world of difference to your viewpoint. It may be a valuable exercise if you’re a little self-absorbed now! Word on a loan or debt might arrive, changing your perspective. Or, new insight into an old relationship can be helpful and enlightening. You might gain a clue on a matter, but it’s not yet time for a conclusion. Thoughts, ideas, news, or conversations about confidential or tricky issues are creative, leading to important directions or developments.
SagittariusYou might look at a matter or person from the past in a new way today, dear Sagittarius. The Sun aligns with retrograde Mercury, and you’re likely to see new layers of a situation, and illumination about a relationship matter can be most significant. You won’t have all the facts or answers right now, but this is a time for some solid rethinking of issues. Seeing both sides of a situation helps round out your thinking, ultimately leading to better decisions. Counseling and advice can be in focus and helpful. There can be a meaningful conversation with a partner, or someone’s feedback can make all the difference in your life today. The significance of your ideas or discussions today may not be clear yet, but they can lead to important conclusions or directions down the road.
CapricornThe Sun and retrograde Mercury align in your work and health sector today, dear Capricorn, and you approach problems from a different angle, which can be very helpful. You see some of the details of your life that you previously missed. You might gain meaningful insight into a work, chore, or health issue. Ideas born now can have great significance later! You seem to be the go-to person for help or information, and you enjoy this role today. It’s better to think about what you can do to improve and tweak current projects and ideas than to start all-new ones, but your thinking in this regard is creative.
AquariusInteresting thoughts, significant ideas, and creative sparks are in store today, dear Aquarius, with the Sun and retrograde Mercury aligning. You might discover new ways of expressing yourself that are perhaps a little non-traditional but very satisfying. Reviewing old ideas can lead to new methods that can be very important in the months to come. Your attitude about future growth and improvement is evolving. An old issue looks differently, and you might lay something to rest or refine a goal or approach. Further information or an epiphany about a creative or romantic matter can figure strongly.
PiscesYou’re in a great position to make sense of a matter from the past or a family issue, dear Pisces, and coming up with creative solutions to problems can be satisfying. Gentle exploration is a good idea today as ideas arising through your conversations or thoughts and reminiscing can be significant, leading to new plans for a better future. It’s nevertheless best to observe, take notes, and muse rather than lock something down. Aim to be mindful of what you’re saying for best results. With the Sun and retrograde Mercury coming together in your solar fourth house, it’s a time to reassess, observe, and discover new layers to a situation.
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.