- The Moon is in Gemini.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- The New Moon (partial Solar Eclipse) occurred on April 30th in the sign of Taurus.
- Pluto Rx.
- Venus spends its first full day in Aries (Venus is in Aries from May 2-28).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Moon spends the day in your communications sector, bringing the curious side of your nature to the forefront, dear Aries. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto aspect strongly influences this period of your life, and it encourages looking at a challenging matter or something that you’ve had problems digesting in a more positive light. Releasing a burden can be satisfying now. Your intuition, compassion, or work you did in the past can benefit your current career or reputation. You can get a real sense that if you shine some light on areas of your life that you’ve kept hidden or that have left you feeling guilty, you’ll work more wholeheartedly and feel stronger on a professional level. It’s a time to put a problem behind you, and you can be quite determined to improve your life further.
TaurusThe Moon spends the day in your stable solar second house, dear Taurus, and you crave a steady, predictable pace. A strong influence occurring now stirs your ambitions nonetheless, and it’s an enjoyable experience. It can bring opportunities to expand your experiences and impress others. This period of your life can be excellent for making rewarding connections that last. Activities that break the routine or learning endeavors can stir you or connect you with interesting people. There can be publishing, promoting, or learning breakthroughs. Your perspective is shifting in powerful, positive ways, and you have more interest in sharing your ideas and causes with others. You’re motivated to improve or bring something to the next level. It’s a great time to connect with your desires, which could very well lead you in new directions or to different pursuits.
GeminiThe Moon spends the day in your sign, dear Gemini, stirring your emotional world, which can be more colorful than usual. A Jupiter-Pluto influence occurring today strongly influences this period of your life. With it, financial backing or moral support is more likely for your longer-term goals or career. Intimacy and psychological growth get a boost. You could be putting a strategic amount of extra resources, such as money, support, or energy, into your work, career path, or life path goals and possibly also getting some solid support for doing so. You’re in a great position to advance your goals in rewarding ways. Belief in yourself is what seems to be the key now.
CancerThe Moon spends the day in the sign behind yours, dear Cancer, and you’re winding down and need emotional refreshment. It’s a good day to take a break from the usual. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto aspect strongly influences this period in your life, and with it, you could be exploring differing viewpoints or customs. There can be rewarding experiences, such as publishing or learning, that positively impact a current relationship or that bring a new connection into your life. It can be an important time to question some of the beliefs or attitudes that may have held you back, and this process may be prompted or motivated by a person in your life or your relationship goals. Sharing or learning can be particularly satisfying and successful. New ideas and expectations can lead you in different and exciting directions.
LeoThe Moon spends the day in your solar eleventh house, dear Leo, stirring your need for a connection or purpose. It’s a good time of the lunar month to pursue happiness goals. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto aspect strongly influences this period of your life. It helps you connect with and embrace your ambitions, and as you do, you’re likely to enjoy increased influence and support. This transit can benefit your intimate life, work, health, habits, routines, or shared finances. You receive cosmic support for making empowering changes and choices regarding your attachments and dependencies, your work or chores, your efforts to maintain and improve health, and your daily routines and habits. Making a positive lifestyle change seems to come quite naturally now.
VirgoThe Moon spends the day in your ambitious solar tenth house, dear Virgo, and you’re thinking and planning ahead. You’re considering your longer-term goals, and meeting your responsibilities comes naturally. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto transit strongly influences this period of your life, and it’s a boost for partnering or gaining new perspectives that improve your life. You could be taking steps to better yourself, feeling motivated by happier or more suitable relationship goals and needs. You’re in great shape for growing your relationships, particularly with a partner, offspring, or romantic connection. This transit also leads you to satisfying ways to express yourself uniquely or creatively. Matters of the heart can have an almost magical quality to them, although also an intense theme! You’re determined to connect with your desires and confidently pursue them.
LibraThe Moon moves into harmony with your sign today, dear Libra, and you’ll find it easier to channel your emotions in satisfying ways. Obstacles might fall away, or you find quick and easy ways around them. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto transit is powerful, and it strongly (and positively) influences this period of your life. It can come as a boost as you work on improving the work-home connection or renovate your routines in satisfying, productive, and healthy ways. You might enjoy a renewed commitment to living well at home and in your daily routines. With daily routines and work meshing well with home life, you’ll find yourself in great shape. Or, your daily affairs are more rewarding and supportive of your goals. You can be determined to get things in smooth working order.
ScorpioWith the Moon in your intimacy sector all day, you’re taking things to heart, more so than usual, dear Scorpio. You’re drawn to intensity. Today’s Jupiter’s sextile to Pluto delivers, and it’s a strong influence on this period of your life. With it, you could get the chance (and confidence) to deeply involve yourself in a creative or exciting project. A budding romance or a satisfying pursuit can figure strongly. It’s a time to see improvements in your communication skills, mindset, attitude, or ability to reach out and connect with others more meaningfully. There can be excellent, although perhaps intense, connections to others through communications. You may get the chance to showcase your creativity, and your studies and personal interests can be enriching. This transit gives you a boost for self-expression and even transformation through writing, art, sharing, or feelings of love. You can feel passionate about a project or relationship.
SagittariusThe day is relationship-focused for you, dear Sagittarius, and your affections can be up and down, but you’re mostly looking forward. With today’s longer-term influence, a Jupiter-Pluto sextile, you can find more power and resources to establish yourself related to a home or property, long-term business, or learning endeavors/projects. There could be additional resources or money to put into comfort needs, the family, or home life. Renovations on either a physical or emotional plane can be most satisfying. The drive to improve or expand your personal or home life is strong, and through these efforts, you feel more confident. Your nesting urges are alive and well, and you’re ready to do what it takes to feel more secure and comfortable.
CapricornThe Moon transits your solar sixth house all day, raising your emotional sensitivity to imbalances and flaws, dear Capricorn. It can motivate you to fix problems and smooth out differences. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto aspect strongly influences this period of your life, and it can bring meaningful opportunities your way, particularly for sharing your ideas, learning, or guiding. It’s a fine time to put out a positive message or do some marketing or promotion. Communications and studies can be in sharp focus, and you’re likely to excel in these areas. Fortunately, your personality comes through beautifully in whatever personal interest or project you’re involved with now. It’s a potentially brilliant period for using your personal influence and the power of thoughts and words to transform your life for the better.
AquariusThe Moon spends the day in your solar fifth house, encouraging you to express and enjoy yourself, dear Aquarius. You could feel compelled to push some limits creatively and perhaps romantically or socially. Today’s Jupiter-Pluto transit strongly influences this period in your life, and with it, you more clearly see what you truly value. This insight can alter your approach to money, home life, and possessions. With money, talents, and valuables, you could find yourself better positioned to manage or work towards reaching your goals. You may discover old resources or ideas that benefit you in the present. Income boosts can come through imaginative undertakings, psychic or helping professions, or other behind-the-scenes work. Developing your talents can be satisfying and empowering now. You approach your earnings or belongings more positively, bringing in different results. Turning a financial matter around can be a relief. This transit can drive you to make life a little more comfortable and content.
PiscesThe Moon continues its transit of your family and home sector all day, dear Pisces, encouraging self-care and relaxing, familiar activities as you build up your emotional strength. A Jupiter-Pluto transit occurring now stirs your ambitions to grow and improve. You can feel stronger through your ability to establish your independence, but it’s also a fine time to explore your desires to connect with like-minded people. This transit strongly influences this period of your life, and it’s powerful for connecting with your dreams. You might team up with someone to do something extraordinary. Your influence and happiness with friends, groups, or networks are in focus. You’re learning, transforming, and growing through your connections. Long-term alliances or associations can emerge. Your innermost hopes, wishes, and dreams can be a driving force behind many of your actions.
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.