- The Moon is in Pisces.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 3rd, and the New Moon will occur on May 11th.
- Pluto is retrograde.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesToday’s energies are favorable for tuning in to practical goals and priorities, dear Aries, but hanging on to your good spirits in the process. The desire to settle in but focus on your goals is strong. There can be notably strong relations with friends, or you can be especially satisfied and happy with your current plans and projects. Whether you solve problems or look past the challenges to good times, it’s a fine day for increased optimism as you keep your feet on the ground. The Moon spends the day in your solar twelfth house, and you could find yourself in the background or working under the hood in some manner. It’s a fine time to regroup.
TaurusWhile your daily life is busy and your mind active, dear Taurus, it’s easier to channel this energy and make it work for you. You’re inclined to tune into practical goals and priorities while keeping your dreams alive and spirits high. Simple, thoughtful gestures boost your relations. You’re more likely to think before acting, and less prone to falling for a whim of the moment. There’s a cooperative, positive feel to your interactions. You can enjoy setting goals for yourself and feeling confident that you’ll reach them in due time. Meaningful work or activities puts you in a good mood today.
GeminiMars in your finances sector these days can sometimes mean sudden spurts of assertion or pursuit of desires, dear Gemini. Today, however, it’s easier to use this energy constructively. You’re ready to go after what you want, and you now have the patience to pace yourself. Money, family, and home-related matters are in good shape. At the same time, there are good spirits and positive energies for relationships today. You might bond with a friend through sharing ideas. People seem to follow your lead quite naturally today. You can feel quite proud of what you’re doing, tempting you to up your game further.
CancerYou might find yourself in the position to guide or teach today, dear Cancer, and you’re communicating and acting with a little more authority. Mars in your sign these days can be a fiery, impulsive influence at times. However, it’s easy to tame this energy and use it to your advantage right now. Patience and pacing yourself are key approaches that get results. You crave some method after the madness, and it’s a great time to get things done. Finding the right answers comes more straightforwardly today than it might on another day. Still, the Moon forms a trine to Mars today in your sectors of self-expression, and you gravitate to creative ways to interact with others. Your enthusiasm may rest on an idea or feeling that inspires you.
LeoNotable today is your determination and your willingness to focus and concentrate, dear Leo. Working independently, without distractions, or at your own pace can be most appealing. You also seem to gravitate to healing, quiet, and rejuvenating activities. You tend to take a business-like approach to your life today, even when dealing with your emotional world. While you crave some order, you’re open to different ideas and methods. It’s natural to connect with your deeper needs and desires today, and you find it easy to center yourself.
VirgoToday’s energies are good for accomplishing something solid, dear Virgo, while maintaining your good humor. You crave some order, and as you seek it, you are not compromising your energy or courage. It’s a practical time when you can have a strong desire to produce. Although you tend to act independently and prefer to move at your own pace today, others are cooperative and perhaps seek your advice. It’s good to feel in charge without the pressure that often comes with it. Your thinking is both optimistic and pragmatic, helping you make the right decisions. There can be positive feelings about work projects or investments, and your intimate life can get a boost. While productivity is important to you today, there can be some fulfilling moments through your connections and communications. The Moon spends the day in your partnership sector, and sharing goals with someone can be in focus.
LibraToday’s energies are strong for making progress on your practical goals without ignoring your needs for optimism and good humor, dear Libra. The desire to settle unresolved issues is strong, and even closing matters in your own mind is satisfying now. You might take action that helps you improve your mental health and understanding of your deeper needs. Self-discipline comes a little easier than usual to you today. You might benefit from bringing a little more order and clarity into your life, and focusing on goals and plans can motivate you. Your belief in yourself and loved ones can take you far. It’s a fine time to seek some sustenance through your connection to the physical world as well.
ScorpioTransits today boost your mood and sense of purpose, dear Scorpio. It’s a good time to bring a little more order and clarity to your life. You might go over your goals and dreams with a realistic view. Focusing on a project that’s important to you can be energizing. Emotional clarity creates positive energy today. Your passion shows in what you’re doing. In your personal life, you’re magnetic and expressive. The Moon spends the day in your sector of joy and creativity, bringing out your idealism, warmth, and romantic feelings. You might learn something important about a love interest or your own feelings.
SagittariusWith Mars in your intimacy sector these days, dear Sagittarius, it’s a time for building up plans and strategies for reaching your goals. Your intimate life, whether or not you’re sharing it with someone, is animated and energetic. Today’s transits help you channel this energy further, as they boost your stamina and confidence. Business matters should thrive with some extra attention and focus. You are likely to feel pleasantly effective, competent, and ambitious. Thinking in the long term and tuning into practical details helps your decision-making now. Emotionally, you’re looking forward even with your mindset so practical. It becomes obvious today that relationships are more successful with some leeway or flexibility.
CapricornYou might have excellent opportunities to work with someone towards a common goal, dear Capricorn, or to enjoy a stronger sense of purpose in a relationship. Whether due to new information or because you’re taking care of business, you’re feeling more capable, and someone’s confidence in you can help give you a boost. Feelings tend to settle down a little, and good energy is with you for tackling a project. Expressing patience and tolerance is important for maximum benefit right now. With the Moon in your communications sector, you’re interested in reaching out and communicating candidly. You’re attracting good energy to you and radiating it as well.
AquariusMars is pushing you in the work-and-health department, dear Aquarius. This energy can be a little too strong or impulsive at times, but transits today help you use it constructively. You’re ready for a challenge, but you want it to be something truly useful and realistic. You might feel strongly about taking charge of health and fitness matters. There can be an agreement that comforts you now. Your presentation is confident and optimistic. The Moon spends the day in your sector of resources, and your attention is strong for matters related to comfort and security.
PiscesYou are very willing to act on your ideas, and a special someone or a relationship may be integral in motivating you forward, dear Pisces. It’s not always more efficient to work in pairs, but today, it may very well be. Strategy makes you slow things down a little now, but you’re determined and ready to take charge. While practical priorities tend to take precedence today, and you can be very productive, you’re in a great frame of mind, in general. Today is also fortunate for activities that are fun, romantic, and creative. The Moon spends the day in your sign, encouraging a strong awareness of your emotional needs.
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.