- The Moon is in Scorpio until 3:15 AM, after which the Moon is in Sagittarius.
- The void Moon period ends at 3:15 AM today (the Moon was void since 10:38 PM yesterday).
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- The Full Moon occurred yesterday in the sign of Scorpio.
- Current retrogrades: Pluto Rx
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Moon moves into your spirit sector for a couple of days, dear Aries, and it’s a great time for sharing ideas, learning something new, and possibly working towards a cherished dream or goal. It’s a strong time for doing something you enjoy. Today and tomorrow, your mind is especially strong, and you can come up with some satisfying conclusions or strategies now. You might get the chance to put a problem behind you. You can make excellent progress on a career or money-making idea. While some indecision or inability to talk about something special to you is possible this morning, the day’s energies support these very things as it advances. You may be exploring different ways of building your sense of value and worthiness. You might also dream up ways to increase your income or your earning potential.
TaurusYou can be especially resourceful today, dear Taurus, once past a tendency for touchiness in the morning. You might solve a problem or uncover a resource. You have a true desire to accomplish something or to understand a relationship, mystery, or subject at a deeper level. As the day advances, you’re increasingly more sure of yourself. Energies today and tomorrow can support and enhance your intuition. A relationship can benefit from an agreement or compromise that is mutually beneficial. It’s a fine time to benefit from different perspectives on a matter or to expand your knowledge, and it feels empowering to learn and grow as you do. You can be connecting with someone on a mental level now.
GeminiThe Moon heads into your partnership sector for a couple of days, dear Gemini, and you can find yourself more focused on your social life or relationships. You’re less inclined to want to go things alone. There is strong energy for getting a handle on things after a perhaps indecisive morning. You might enjoy a new subject or research a topic more deeply now. Today and tomorrow, you’re more persuasive, and resolving problems through conversation can be quite successful. A breakthrough is possible. There can be sudden memories or deeper thinking that lead you to exciting places mentally. Conversations tend to be quite meaningful or thought-provoking, or your own personal musings are notable, breaking new ground.
CancerYou’re moving towards a more practical, work-oriented trend for a couple of days, dear Cancer. You’re paying more attention to your daily routines and habits. You might be motivated to look into health and wellness programs or explore related ideas. New visions of your future motivate and inspire you today despite minor interruptions. It’s a fine day for sorting out problems. Friends, networks, and connections can feature some interesting news or ideas that inspire you. You might come to a better understanding of your ambitions. You may be organizing things with much success or making meaningful changes and mental associations as you see your relationships and plans in a new light. Communications tend to be constructive and meaningful–perhaps some real food for thought.
LeoWith the Moon’s move into your sector of joy for a couple of days, dear Leo, you’re feeling more interactive or coming out of your shell. The desire to mingle, reach out, share, and express your affections is growing. There is particularly good energy today for constructive conversations. You tend to favor plans and strategies as a Mercury-Pluto aspect comes into influence. Problem-solving is in favor. It’s easier to handle sensitive topics or to see a new layer of a situation. You might gain an advantage in business, or gain new insight into your goals. With Mercury at the top of your chart these days, you are rarely short of ideas related to business and long-range, life-path goals. Today, filtering them is straightforward.
VirgoThe Moon moves into your solar fourth house today, dear Virgo, and you’re looking to settle in with everyday activities for a couple of days. You’re a little more inclined to follow the rules and stick with traditional or tried and true methods. Focus turns to matters of security and familiarity today. You feel the need for some time to recenter yourself. There can be some uncertainty or indecision this morning. Still, as the day advances, a Mercury-Pluto aspect comes into play, and it’s easier to focus on what truly matters to you. Mental energy and strength increase. Your powers to persuade and take the lead are strong. You have an eye for good deals and investments, or you may be feeling quite passionate about an idea, cause, study, or creative project. You’re likely to pleasantly push the limits when it comes to creativity, feeling, and topics of discussion. Positive or exciting news might arrive today or tomorrow.
LibraThe Moon moves into your communications sector today, dear Libra, and you’re feeling out your needs for communicating, connecting, learning, and pursuing your mental interests. You may get to some important conclusions today. It’s a fine time to teach or guide others. Decisions come a little more easily than usual as the day advances. You can feel motivated to do things that you’ve put to the side. You might gain an advantage or feel more empowered about a home, financial, or intimate situation. It’s a good time for striking up a conversation about a private or personal matter and for sorting things out, and you can find that you and others seem especially mentally present. You could feel quite satisfied to get to the bottom line. Seeing all of the layers of a situation helps your overall understanding of a problem or person, and a conversation can be very revealing.
ScorpioThe Moon heads into your solar second house today, dear Scorpio, and it’s a good time to give some considerate thought to what you want to achieve in terms of making your life more secure and comfortable. You might seek the personal space to attend to your domestic needs, and it’s satisfying. Communications can suffer somewhat early today, but as the day advances, there can be new levels reached with people in your life through meaningful insights or conversations. You have the power of persuasion and strong observation skills on your side today and tomorrow. Great ideas tend to come through interactions with someone special. Negotiations can be very successful and beneficial. Excellent energy is in the works for matters of the mind. Increased clarity can come through or about a partnership.
SagittariusWith the Moon’s move into your sign today, dear Sagittarius, and you’re less likely to blend into the background. It’s a fine situation to be in when you need the rest, but you’re at a point in the lunar cycle where you’re craving more interactivity. Today’s energies are particularly standout for constructive conversations, although we’re sensitive to differences in the morning. As the day progresses, the urge to sort out problems and iron out flaws is compelling, and you can benefit from using this boost to clear up the clutter. Good energy is with you for solving problems or rising above them. Your head for finances and practical affairs is powerful today. With Mercury heading towards a satisfying aspect with Pluto, you’re ready to invest more energy and faith into an idea. You’re in a more patient frame of mind, and you can be almost fearless when it comes to tackling problems that you may have sidestepped in the past. You can make empowering improvements to your daily routines and self-care programs.
CapricornThe Moon begins its stay in your privacy and soul sector, dear Capricorn, where it transits for just a couple of days. This transit prompts some need to keep challenging or demanding situations at bay. It’s a good time to recenter yourself. With the Moon’s harmony with Saturn, you seem able to connect with your feelings and stay very much anchored in the present. As the day advances, it’s strong for personal attraction and communications. You can cultivate or enhance connections through satisfying conversations or chats. It seems easier to resolve dilemmas, and you come across very well to others today and tomorrow. You can also be quite enthused about a hobby or creative pursuit now. A strong urge to express yourself in a creative, unique manner grabs hold today. Avoid talking too soon about a plan this morning, but as the day progresses, teaching and learning are strongly favored. Insight into projects and relationships can be especially valuable now.
AquariusYou can feel quite motivated or excited to pay more attention to a long-standing dream today, dear Aquarius. Be open and willing to look at matters from a faithful and positive perspective today. Seeing your capabilities clearly is empowering. While it’s all too easy to bump heads this morning, particularly through sloppy communications, as the day advances, priorities clarify. Today and tomorrow are strong for gaining a new understanding of a personal matter that helps push things forward with Mercury and Pluto heading toward a harmonious aspect. There can be solutions to problems on the domestic front. You might more easily recognize your motivations and desires. Communications can quickly turn intimate, deep, or meaningful. You might uncover exciting information that changes your thinking in powerful ways.
PiscesYour intuition can back you up today, dear Pisces. You quite easily draw upon memory or wisdom to solve a problem or to advance a goal. Your sense of where to go or what to do next is strong. The Moon heads to the top of your solar chart for a couple of days, and you pay more attention to your responsibilities and duties or long-term goals. Thinking or conversations can seem off-point early today, but as the day progresses, Mercury heads toward an empowering aspect, presenting a good time for a fresh look at your friendships or goals. You can feel reinvigorated through a connection or project. You may want to bond and connect with others on deeper than usual levels, and conversations tend to reflect this. You are expressing yourself in different, powerful ways, and getting your message across well. You can have much success in designing, writing, and teaching. You might also naturally let go of old habits related to learning, communicating, and friendships. News can come that steers you in a new direction, or that leaves you feeling you have an advantage.
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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.