- The Moon is in Gemini until 12:10 PM, after which the Moon is in Cancer.
- A void Moon period occurs from 12:10 AM to 12:10 PM today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 9th in the sign of Aries, and the Last Quarter Moon will occur on the 17th.
- Mercury is not retrograde but is in its post-retrograde shadow period until October 17th.
- Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, and Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesGood energy is with you for working with someone towards resolving a problem, dear Aries, and applying yourself to learning and studying. Teaming up can be especially worthwhile, or supporting a friend can strengthen a relationship. It’s a time that favors structure, commitment, and planning. You benefit from support or help from others to accomplish a goal. You tend to prefer the company of trusted people in your life and the comfort and freedom they give you to be yourself. The Moon finishes its transit of your communications sector in the first half of the day, after which you crave comfort, familiarity, and quiet.
TaurusYou’re inclined to go in deep today, dear Taurus. Transits in your work, health, and career sectors encourage a focused approach in these areas of your life. Tackling an old problem with new commitment and energy can figure strongly today and can be rewarding! Others notice all of your efforts and show their appreciation. More importantly, you feel proud of yourself. The Moon’s transit of your solar second house tends to keep you in a practical frame of mind in the first half of the day. With this transit, you prefer to keep things status quo. However, in the latter half of the day, you’re interested in letting new ideas in and exploring your options.
GeminiToday’s energies are excellent for finding something you enjoy and pouring your attention into it, dear Gemini. This may be a project you left on a shelf that you’re now coming at with new energy. Applying yourself to a pet project can be most rewarding, and you’re entirely dead-set on resolving problems! You could be excited about what you’re learning, or through the process of solving a problem, you learn some new tricks. It’s a generally strong time for applying yourself to your work or devoting your attention to a creative project, child, or romantic relationship. You are especially independent and self-directed right now. The Moon in your sign to midday keeps you on your toes–your feelings seem to take the lead. After this, you’re steadier and more content, inclined to stick with familiar and comfortable settings and activities.
CancerWhile the outside world can certainly demand your attention today, dear Cancer, you can benefit from working on a domestic project that requires intense focus or concentration. Even with the Moon’s move into your sign in the second half of the day, it’s a generally good time to ground yourself by focusing on a pet project or constructive activity. Organizing or putting effort into a home or family activity can be particularly rewarding now. Showing your devotion or constancy in a relationship improves a bond. In fact, people appreciate dedication more than usual with the energies of current transits. With the Moon continuing its transit of your private solar twelfth house in the first half of today, you’re likely to begin the day preferring some quiet or anonymity. However, once the Moon enters your sign, your need for emotional connectedness emerges. It’s a time to follow your feelings.
LeoIt seems easier to smooth over problems today, dear Leo, despite a somewhat divided frame of mind. With the Sun in your close communications sector these days, you’re doing more diversifying, learning, seeking out new information, and sharing your ideas. Transits this week inspire your desire to dedicate yourself to these things. It may be through someone special that you feel more directed and purposeful. The Moon continues to transit your social sector in the first half of the day and then heads into the privacy house of your solar chart. As such, you might prefer to pause your busy schedule and enjoy a couple of days in which ambitions move to the back burner. Emotionally, it’s time to process and decompress.
VirgoYou gravitate to projects or activities that require some extra effort or responsibility today, dear Virgo. You may want to take advantage of it by applying yourself to something that could use an extra dose of concentration. Activities that involve organizing, tidying, and editing are particularly suitable, primarily related to work, health, and money. Inspiration can be up and down, but you seem to have more patience or determination to draw upon now. You may want to plan or map out some strategies for improving your relationship with money, or you could come up with fabulous ideas about how to use your resources more efficiently. You continue to be in a take-charge mood in the first half of the day, but a more personable, friendly focus comes into play as the day advances.
LibraTransits encourage a focused, dedicated approach to a project or relationship, dear Libra, and it really pays off. You are putting problems behind you, and it feels good! Good news or advice may be circulating. Today is strong for applying yourself to learning, particularly something new or an entirely different subject or perspective on a topic. New methods can engage you and absorb your attention. You can feel pleasantly dedicated to a pursuit or learning endeavor. Nevertheless, your mood for adventure and variety continues in the first half of the day. The Moon’s move to the top of your solar chart midday draws out your more serious or responsible side. Especially as the day advances, you have an overriding urge to get back on track.
ScorpioToday’s energies are good for applying yourself to a problem that you may have put off, dear Scorpio. Fortunately, you’re more determined than ever to make it work. It’s a fabulous time for specializing, so you might aim to focus on those things you know well and learn even more about them. You can be mainly focused on strengthening areas of your life that aren’t as visible, including relationships with loved ones and your attitude or outlook. It can also extend to any long-term project that you’ve put on a shelf or didn’t have time for in the past. Support might arrive behind the scenes, and you can feel on top of family or home-related challenges. A reflective mood continues in the first half of the day with the Moon in your solar eighth house. The desire to get out and about or to focus on your broader goals tends to take over after this.
SagittariusPouring some of your energy into a worthwhile task can be well worth the effort now, dear Sagittarius. A project or predicament may deserve a second look now, and this time around, you’re determined to bring it to the finishing line. You want to get things done, and a person could get involved, helping you reach your goals. The Moon continues its transit of your partnership sector in the first half of the day. While you can be focused on balance and harmony with this influence, as the day advances, you seek more intensity. Emotions are complicated but rather easy to channel into satisfying activities. While inspiration tends to come and go these days, you’re nevertheless devoted to putting in solid effort to realize your dreams and plans. There can be opportunities to learn and share helpful information.
CapricornYou’re in great shape for overviewing your life path and responsibilities today, dear Capricorn. Transits also encourage a dedicated focus on business or money-related pursuits, and you can very well resolve a long-standing problem, or work towards its resolution, with this committed energy. Know that even small efforts to fix issues strengthen your life in crucial ways. They count more than is currently apparent! The Moon continues to move through your work and health sector in the first half of the day, encouraging special care of details. After this, relationships capture your attention.
AquariusToday is especially strong for applying yourself to something creative or educational, dear Aquarius. The first half of the day is good for entertainment and a playful, cooperative mood. As the day advances, you prefer not to be idle, and you’re ready to put the work in with the Moon’s move into your work and health sector. Your attention turns to taking care of pressing matters. Vesta in your sign is connecting well with the Sun and Venus in the days ahead, and you’re easily finding endeavors that absorb you. It can be a winning time for getting over a hump or solving a problem that previously left you stumped or frustrated. In fact, you may decide to have a go at a complicated matter and stick with it until you’ve put it behind you.
PiscesToday is strong for independent study and research, dear Pisces. You’re in great shape to put extra energy into resolving a complex problem. Still, the chance to arrive at an entirely beneficial agreement is high. Quiet or behind-the-scenes activities can be in focus in the first half of the day, after which you’re ready to share yourself with the rest of the world and seek more interaction with the Moon’s move into your creativity sector. More than usual, you’re emotionally invested in your heartfelt pursuits. You might choose a particular interest and run with it, pouring a lot of your energy into learning or furthering your understanding of a matter.
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.