- The Moon is in Taurus.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 9th in the sign of Aries.
- Mercury is not retrograde and is in its post-retrograde shadow period until October 17th.
- Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, and Chiron Rx.
- Mercury spends its first full day in Libra (Mercury is in Libra from October 10th to 29th).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou’re feeling more grounded today, dear Aries. Even if you have some matters up in the air, you’re likely to find it straightforward to focus on those things that are within your control and make progress. Having an end goal in mind seems to work best for your mood and productivity today. Brainstorming and collaboration are highly favored, and networking efforts can have rich rewards. People in your life are more supportive of your goals or integral in helping you see your priorities. You’ll do better focusing on getting something straight rather than veering away from your schedule with a Sun-Saturn trine today. Your added focus and more vigorous attention win you points in your relationships and improve your projects and endeavors. Meeting your responsibilities is especially satisfying right now.
TaurusYou enjoy the satisfaction of keeping your feet on the ground today, dear Taurus. The motivation to make needed changes can come through an intense enjoyment of your work, services, and projects. Instead, the determination to improve your health can be in focus. Even with some things still up in the air, getting to the bottom of a matter can be rewarding as a game plan can emerge. You may be looking to bring a project to a new level. It’s a good time to focus on the essentials in your life and remind yourself of the value of a slow but steady approach. The idea is to strengthen your future by taking care of the present. Today is good for establishing yourself in some manner, particularly in your work. You are interested in long-term security.
GeminiToday’s Sun-Saturn aspect loves structure, order, and security, dear Gemini, and you’ll find that applying yourself to a creative project or seeking the company of trusted friends can work exceptionally well. People are likely to be helpful, making you feel supported and secure. The kind of clarity or realism that you face with such an aspect is the comforting kind. You might enjoy rewards for work you’ve done in the past, fit in some extra study time, or enjoy learning something new and valuable. Pace yourself, as balance and moderation are key. The desire to enjoy yourself more fully can motivate you to make needed changes in your life. While some areas of life are confusing or currently up in the air, today’s transits help you focus on being productive.
CancerKnowing your priorities helps you identify what needs to go, dear Cancer, and what could use some development or extra love and attention. Even with some areas of your life up in the air, today’s Sun-Saturn harmonious aspect has the beautiful effect of grounding you. Improving your personal life, domestic world, or relationships with loved ones can be motivating, and taking care of details makes sense now. This transit also encourages you to simplify your life, particularly on personal levels. It can be physical or emotional, but either way, your focus is on letting go of excess so that your path is clearer. For example, home life might benefit from some organizing, and relationships could use rules or structure. It’s a good time to honor your personal commitments and tackle projects. You can have a sense of mission regarding your domestic world or living conditions or arrangements.
LeoSeeing something in realistic terms helps improve your plans and preparations today, dear Leo. Sorting and organizing efforts can also go a long way. Today’s Sun-Saturn harmonious aspect can help ground you, encouraging you to simplify your life, particularly on personal levels. While some elements of your life feel up in the air, you can appreciate focusing on things within your control, steadiness, and reliability. Studies, personal interests, and projects can be a strong focus. Talking with someone who shares similar values is rewarding–it’s a time to go the extra mile for special people and projects. A conversation can enhance a relationship, or a relationship might develop from a conversation! The emphasis is on communication, partnering up, or negotiating; something constructive can come from any of these things.
VirgoYour responsibilities feel more natural to meet today, dear Virgo, and you tend to embrace a realistic perspective since it allows you to make better plans. Focusing on getting your practical priorities straight can be highly rewarding. Activities that involve organizing and tidying are in higher favor with today’s Sun-Saturn aspect. While the day’s energies favor patience, practicality, and reliability, today is unlikely to be boring. You may get a smarter perspective on money and work matters, or health concerns seem a little clearer. Plans with modest goals are more likely to fare better with this active transit. You’re inclined to choose a task and focus on it step by step in logical order today, which goes a long way toward grounding you.
LibraYou might put more effort into a creative project or romantic relationship, showing your commitment today, dear Libra. It’s a good time for self-discipline involving a hobby or creative work. You are a little more humble about life lessons now, which gives you more maturity and better judgment for handling problems or taking control of critical areas of your life. The Sun in your sign harmonizes with Saturn today, making it a fine time to get your life in order in some manner. Even with some uncertainties around you, simple activities, such as exercising or decluttering, help you see and think more clearly.
ScorpioToday’s Sun-Saturn transit can boost your personal life, dear Scorpio. Simplifying helps bring some clarity at a time when some things are annoyingly up in the air. For example, getting rid of unnecessary material things can be helpful, and so can weeding out problematic thinking or attitudes that are not doing you any favors! You might discover ways to strengthen yourself from the inside out as you focus on strategies for improving your life. For example, getting a section of your home organized can be very beneficial. You might reflect on the solid elements of your life and appreciate what you have going for you. The desire to overcome family or home-related challenges can be motivating. It can be helpful to humble yourself to support or advice from parents, family, or people with more experience than you, as this can open doors. You may find that more conservative approaches or traditional methods work best for you right now. A structured approach to emotions and family matters can also do well for you.
SagittariusYou’re looking for clarity, results, and well-defined goals today, dear Sagittarius. If solid answers aren’t forthcoming, which is likely given a Mars-Neptune transit on the horizon, it makes sense to look for solutions to more minor problems. With this constructive attitude, you can accomplish much! Good advice can be exchanged, and working together can be productive today. It’s also possible that people in your life or a relationship goal encourage you to focus on what’s most important. Others may recognize your dedication to a project, cause, or relationship, valuing you more highly as a result. With expectations reasonable, your plans and decisions improve. Organizing and editing activities are in high favor. A slow but steady approach seems to work the best today.
CapricornToday’s Sun-Saturn trine encourages streamlining and simplifying your life, dear Capricorn. Issues that mean the most to you are apparent now, and this boosts your powers to concentrate. It’s a great time to take responsibility for a matter. Putting more effort into work or a money-making project can be especially rewarding and successful. This transit’s hallmarks are realistic thinking and patience–you’re quick to establish your priorities and more heartily accept your responsibilities. It can be comforting to focus on essentials. Taking small and conservative steps toward an end goal may not get you there quickly, but you are less likely to burn out and abandon something before you genuinely give it a chance. You can be focused on securing yourself, money, your reputation, or business matters.
AquariusA special interest or pursuit can motivate you to tidy up your affairs today, dear Aquarius. You’re in great shape for teaching, guiding, sharing, leading, or learning. Following a routine can be comforting, and learning something useful can be rewarding. You will likely feel stronger, more organized, and more disciplined if you focus on being productive. Saturn in your sign harmonizes with the Sun, helping you see the beneficial side of Saturn’s transit. Today, you feel good about being self-reliant. Thinking in terms of the long view helps you make better plans. As such, you might decide to put in some extra study time or update your skills or knowledge.
PiscesToday’s Sun-Saturn aspect encourages you to get organized or simplify for more clarity of mind and purpose, dear Pisces. You’ll enjoy some support and protective influences from unexpected places or behind the scenes. Seeking advice and doing some research into problem areas can figure strongly. It’s a good time for tuning out distractions and zeroing in on the essential things, especially if there are uncertainties in your life that leave you needing some grounding. Consider incorporating more tradition, rules, and routine into your life, as having a clear agenda can be comforting and helpful.
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.