- The Moon is in Libra until 12:15 PM, after which the Moon is in Scorpio.
- A void Moon period occurs today from 6:14 AM to 12:15 PM.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Crescent phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred on the 16th, and the New Moon will occur on the 23rd.
- 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:
AriesYou can both inspire and charm others with your ideas today, dear Aries, and the information you share may help someone immensely. Mercury and Venus align and harmonize with your sign, and you’re looking forward. You might find love or particular enjoyment outside of your usual routine. Joining creative forces can be most welcome and quite successful and satisfying. Even with the Moon’s move into your private intimacy sector, today’s energies are perfect for learning from ideas exchanged, and making some connections can be worth your while. A whole new perspective on a matter can result, and it feels good to explore your options. You have extra cards in your hand now.
TaurusToday’s Mercury-Venus alignment in your intimacy sector can help you open up, dear Taurus. You can also get others to open up by candidly sharing your experiences. It’s possible to discuss finances or power dynamics without repercussions. You may even come up with a solution to sticky problems. It’s a good time for instruction, advice, teaching, sharing ideas, and guidance. Love gets a boost by sharing something personal and intimate. Your attitude is positive, your thoughts are more precise than usual, and your views are particularly well-received. Creative pursuits thrive, and your resourcefulness comes to the fore.
GeminiThis can be a good day for communicating your feelings, dear Gemini. You’re in a favorable position to come together in agreement or cooperation with a partner or special friend. Family connections can also be satisfying with Mercury and Venus aligning today. You can impress others, and someone is likely to stir you too! You are uniquely receptive to what others are saying. It’s a great time for negotiations, particularly on a one-to-one level or with a partner. You are accepting, and others return the favor–graciousness figures strongly. You’re in a position of strength in close relationships, and you may be sealing a deal or coming to a fair conclusion–and possibly a commitment as well.
CancerYour daily routines are assuming more importance in your life these days, dear Cancer, and you might take extra steps to reach out and help others. Good ideas are circulating, and your services or work are appreciated. If you’ve been waiting for word on a matter, it may come now. Socializing can bring opportunities into your life now. Or, the focus may be on making connections through your work. You’re also in an excellent position to take care of your practical affairs. You might put the finishing touches on a significant project or seal a deal. Others notice you for your excellent work ethic. Your closest relationships are especially integral to your sense of satisfaction.
LeoIt’s easy to see the pleasant side of things with today’s Mercury-Venus alignment, dear Leo. A light and playful mood figures strongly. Friendships can be exceptionally warm, and love affairs particularly friendly! People are drawn to you naturally, and you are turning heads more than usual. It’s a potentially excellent day for all things romantic and creative. You’re more diplomatic or appreciative of someone special in your life. You might also thoroughly enjoy some flirtation, playfulness, and entertainment now. Conversations open up, and they’re pleasant or instructive and helpful. Later today, the Moon heads into your home sector, suggesting a special need for nesting or cocooning. Aim to seek out comforting activities and quiet moments.
VirgoMercury aligns with Venus in your sector of home and family today, dear Virgo. Family and close friends are easy to get along with today, and you are unusually open to sharing your space and thoughts with them. You might enjoy taking a stroll down memory lane and could reveal something personal about yourself to a receptive audience. It’s also a good time for negotiations with family or about home and family matters. Clarifying your feelings can be successful. You could feel a pleasing sense of belonging and understanding with someone close to you. Instead, you could receive the news you were waiting for.
LibraYou’re in a very friendly mood today, dear Libra, and you could receive positive word about a matter. Clearing the air with someone can lead to good feelings, or verbalizing a point brings a new perspective. Conversations with others tend to be quite considerate. You can very effectively charm or inspire others through your words right now as Mercury and Venus align in your communications sector. It’s also a useful day for committing to staying in touch. The Moon spends some of the day in your sign but then moves on, entering your resources sector. It’s a good time to settle in and enjoy yourself.
ScorpioYour mood is easy and friendly today, dear Scorpio. Mercury and Venus conjoin in your resources sector, stimulating conversations or further thinking about your needs and wants. Discussions about money can be very beneficial. It’s a strong time for negotiating and perhaps making a nice purchase. Natural, comforting activities draw you in, and you may feel best if you are working towards a tangible goal. While the Moon begins the day in your privacy sector and there’s a withdrawn quality to your emotions, you become more talkative and open as the day advances. The Moon’s move into your sign can enliven and rejuvenate you.
SagittariusMercury and Venus align in your sign today, dear Sagittarius, and what you say and do has an impact. Aim to generate good impressions! Others notice you not only for your charm but also for your viewpoint. It’s a strong day for winning favor. There can be much discussion, and others want your opinion. Discussing a relationship or giving something further thought can be attractive today, and it’s best to keep things light for the time being. The Moon’s move into your solar twelfth house later today points to the need to pull back just a little. Restoring your energy and processing recent feelings are on the agenda.
CapricornYou might learn a secret or have a notable conversation about a private matter today, dear Capricorn, with Mercury and Venus aligning in your sector of hidden things. Although it may be premature to present your ideas, they can be valuable. Aim to enjoy the incubation process! The day is active for romantic attraction, although it’s more of a private, quiet variety. You can be incredibly creative now, so take strong note of the impressions and visions you have now. You’re likely to discover a worthwhile pursuit, and doing things in pairs may be the best way to take care of business.
AquariusMercury aligns with Venus in your solar sector of friendship, dreams, and hopes, dear Aquarius. It’s a good time to connect, share ideas, and exchange stories. It’s also vital for networking, in general. Sharing your expertise with associates can be rewarding. You can be popular, or you may receive favors or invites. It should be busy, but pleasantly so. Further thinking or exploring a matter can be fruitful. Discussing a personal problem with objectivity is rewarding–sometimes verbalizing a matter can frame it differently, giving you a new perspective. Someone may be expressing their feelings for you–someone appreciates your commitment and dedication.
PiscesYou’re in good shape for public or professional appeal today, dear Pisces, with Mercury and Venus aligning at the top of your solar chart. Others tend to go along with your plans, if not outright support you. You can feel pleasantly connected to others and the things you’re doing and enjoying. You’re also bound to feel good about your performance. Mingling can produce discussions about work, career, or general life direction and goals that are pleasant and useful. You might bring extra warmth to your work or arrive at a better balance between your personal and professional life now. Diplomacy goes a long way today, and of course, even more so with sincerity in the mix. Fortunately, you’re in an excellent position to negotiate a deal.
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.