- The Moon is in Cancer.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous.
- The Full Moon (Lunar Eclipse) occurred on the 8th in the sign of Taurus.
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from October 30th, 2022, to January 12th, 2023).
- Mars Rx, Jupiter Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, and Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesFocusing on the home, family, and personal matters can be beneficial and soothing today, dear Aries. It’s not especially easy to understand one another at times today, but trying to can lead to helpful critical thinking or detours. A Venus-Pluto influence can bring a healthy dose of self-honesty or new insight into a relationship or venture. You’re in excellent shape for focusing on activities that promote emotional renewal. Look to the talents and resources of others to see if these can benefit a business. Something buried regarding your relationships and feelings can emerge now for release, and it’s satisfying. It’s a powerful time for healing relationship rifts or reviewing your financial situation. You’re radiating healing energy, and this adds much to your charm.
TaurusYou could sometimes feel out of sync, or communications are far from ideal today, dear Taurus, and it may be a good idea to plan ahead of yourself. There can be some instigating or competitiveness that interferes with healthy communications. Fortunately, you benefit from a Venus-Pluto transit that boosts your motivation and commitment. Your feelings about a person or even a project or idea tend to intensify today–and most pleasantly! You might get the opportunity to repair or enhance a relationship. Your negotiation skills are strong, despite minor disconnects or delays. You want to see eye to eye, and remaining sincere and honest at the same time makes it more worthwhile. You may discover hidden aspects of yourself through a relationship and feel stronger for these insights. Others more readily put their trust in you today, and you might arrive at a happy agreement.
GeminiWhile communications are not always timely today, dear Gemini, you’re in good shape to pour your energy into something special. You could find a project especially compelling, and you may want to explore it further. Research efforts can bring good results, and even if you don’t get somewhere with them, you enjoy the process. Today’s Venus-Pluto is about throwing yourself into what you love, and this can be distracting if what you love is not what you need to do! Relationships can be consuming in a mostly positive way, or you may enjoy wrapping your head around a mystery.
CancerYou’re in fine shape for following a passion or strengthening, dear Cancer, even if there are minor disconnects to navigate. Relationships improve with more focus, presence, and involvement. Venus and Pluto harmonize, enhancing your ability to concentrate and prioritize. Confidence in your ability to resolve conflicts or get beyond obstacles seems to be the reason for good luck. A connection made or a shared moment can be significant and meaningful, or you’re ready to pour your heart into a project or creative work you love. There can be a desire to share a belief, dream, or tradition with someone you care about, or you might consider ways to improve or get ahead, and strategies you come up with now can be particularly successful. There can be some scattering of mental energies as the day advances. Some problems can be brewing in your daily routine. Fortunately, you have a bigger mission and larger goals that help lift your spirits above minor issues.
LeoYou seek more depth in your interactions or meaning to your activities with today’s Venus-Pluto transit, dear Leo. There is some impatient, careless, and impractical energy with us today, mainly related to how we communicate. However, you might find that you’re in the best shape if you throw yourself into a project or activity you enjoy, primarily related to family and home. You’re looking at yourself and your needs or desires with more honesty, benefiting you greatly. You might recognize emotional blocks and find ways to move beyond them. Fortunately, your decisions improve as self-understanding increases. As well, comfort with yourself tends to attract others to you. Productivity can run unusually high with motivation on the rise.
VirgoAnxieties may be the root of impatience today, dear Virgo, as you may be unclear about what you want to communicate. You can also give off some mixed signals as part of you feels quite lighthearted and another is deeply invested. Others’ responses may seem a little superficial or insensitive as a result. While there can be some communication troubles today, it’s a strong time to learn something meaningful about yourself, a special person, or a project in your life. Venus and Pluto harmonize, and there can be nice reveals related to finances or practical problems. You have good cosmic support for throwing energy into a communications or creative project. Revealing dynamics can figure strongly in a close relationship, spicing things up or intensifying romantic feelings. Whatever you pour your energy into today seems to demand more of you, but it’s also gratifying.
LibraThinking and communicating can be a bit chaotic today, dear Libra. You are especially practical-minded these days, but another part of you would rather not pay attention to the rules. There may be a rush job or an unexpected change in plans that fills the need on some level but can leave you edgy. While there can be communication challenges or disconnects today, a Venus-Pluto influence boosts you. You might gain a new understanding of your resources and talents. This aspect can increase your personal presence and power. Your ability to strategize and even to hold your tongue brings the most rewards with this subtle but supportive aspect. Your strength of character shines through. Jobs around the house, maintaining your belongings and valuables, and similar activities are gratifying.
ScorpioThere can be challenges getting your message across as you intend today, dear Scorpio. There can be troubles harmonizing your desires and communications, and you may be a little restless as part of you is craving some emotional excitement, but you’re unsure how to get it. What should be simple conversations or debates can escalate and turn into something regrettable. Still, the day holds strong potential for attracting or enhancing a relationship. You could feel more supported and appreciated by friends or a partner. Growing and improving your connections can be in focus as Venus and Pluto harmonize. You might improve or build upon a special project or assess a problem and develop a strategy for resolving it. Boosting your inner self helps you to express yourself more creatively and from the heart.
SagittariusYou may have an ace up your sleeve or excellent instincts regarding money and value today, dear Sagittarius. Because there can be some communication disconnects, it may be best to take things slowly and step by step, and a Venus-Pluto influence helps you prioritize. Your passions and interests come into strong focus. New insight into financial or security concerns can also emerge. Desires are especially intense as you tend to keep them to yourself, so finding ways to release them, even in small ways, can work to your advantage. Emotional longings can be in strong focus these days, but today, you seem to understand them more than usual. There is also good energy for recycling or repurposing resources to transform them, and it can be satisfying to make the most of what you have. Overall, it’s a good time to explore your interests.
CapricornCommunications can be a little off today, dear Capricorn, whether it’s about not readily communicating or interpreting intentions. You may also feel impatient with directions and people who are not catching on quickly. Aim to keep your own communications positive, and you’ll be in the best place. Fortunately, a Venus-Pluto transit helps you see what’s going on under the surface of things today, and the insights you gain can be instrumental. Your powers of attraction are strong. You more fully enjoy contributing and sharing, and if you need to make repairs in relationships, today’s energies help you do so with honesty and greater ease. Recognition as a team player works in your favor today. You might invest some time and energy into a happiness goal.
AquariusThere can be some competitiveness, edge, or impatience in communications today, dear Aquarius. Timing can be a little off, and you may be torn between strong needs for both work and play. However, there is also very good energy for feeling a stronger sense of purpose or mission along practical or business lines. As such, communication snafus are not going to bring you down now — you have your eye on more important things. A Venus-Pluto transit is good for enjoying new insights and exploring new ideas. Thinking is a little scattered, but getting caught up in an enjoyable pursuit is quite easy. You’re looking for something meaningful to put your heart into, and with this motivation, you can accomplish and uncover much. The conviction behind your desires and ideas attracts support from others. Past good deeds can bring rewards to the present. You might thoroughly enjoy setting goals for yourself or coming up with fabulous business ideas or terrific strategies for long-term plans. You see what you most value more clearly than usual, improving relationships and money sense. It’s a good time to make the most of situations and your resources.
PiscesToday holds some scattered energy but the potential for rich discoveries, dear Pisces. You might receive advice that annoys you but consider that it could be helpful in bits and pieces, and a more rounded decision can result, even if you don’t take it. Today’s Venus-Pluto transit helps you focus. You might enjoy a building passion for an idea or a project, and a stronger sense of purpose or mission can fall into place. Contributing and sharing ideas can be most satisfying now. There can be intensely creative and romantic energies flowing, drawing in an idea or person. A current project or relationship benefits from your undivided attention. Support or involvement with a team or group can bolster your confidence.
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.