- The Moon is in Aquarius all day.
- A void Moon period starts at 5:53 PM today, and continues until tomorrow at 5:18 PM (this void Moon lasts just under a day).
- The Moon is waxing and in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurred yesterday.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from October 13-November 3).
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from September 9th to November 13th).
- Current retrogrades: Mercury Rx, Mars Rx, Chiron Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesA patient and conservative approach wins you the most points today, dear Aries. Sticking to tried and true methods that are easy to fall back upon makes sense today. Particularly in the first half of the day, it’ll help you tap into the satisfying energy of a Venus-Saturn trine. Work matters tend to thrive, and you can be especially interested in tackling ambitious projects or working toward health goals. You can be quite pleased with your work, chores, duties, and assorted jobs that you’ve handled. There can be pleasure derived from a job well done or a sense of accomplishment after handling important details. Transits now help you get your priorities straight, and it’s an enjoyable process. It’s a great time to emphasize your reliable, responsible, and punctual side. You have a sharper sense of things (and people!) of value. Later today, it’s best to look out for impractical thinking.
TaurusA Venus-Saturn trine occurring today is good for personal appeal and firming up a project, dear Taurus. The focus might be on bringing a plan or idea down to earth. It’s an excellent time for attention to detail with money, business, and creative projects. You gravitate to pastimes and pleasures that have something to teach you, or you put more effort into the practical side of your hobbies and relationships now. This morning’s energies subtly boost your appeal–it’s not the time for bold or flashy moves. The confidence you have with your plans, creative efforts, hobbies, or romantic pursuits is based on realism now — the best kind! Later today, you may be craving a little more freedom or some form of escape.
GeminiA Venus-Saturn trine encourages you to invest some energy and attention into your comfort, home, security, and safety, dear Gemini. Maintaining something you love can be in focus and quite pleasurable. You’re also in good shape for harmonizing. This influence favors and rewards moderation. You might connect with helpful people or information. Being humble, listening, and paying attention to tried and true methods have their benefits now. It’s a time to see the beauty in wisdom and patience. Purchases or acquisitions related to collections, investments, real estate, and antiques could be considered. Family and home matters run more smoothly. People appreciate your predictability and loyalty today, and you gravitate to situations that make you feel safe. As the day advances, you might inspire somebody with an idea or a unique perspective on a matter.
CancerYou’re likely to feel stronger today if you pace yourself and deal with others patiently and calmly, dear Cancer. A Venus-Saturn transit encourages a mature and level-headed approach to others. Or, you gravitate towards people who are mature and wise. Reliability in others impresses you the most today. It’s easier to overlook problems when you focus on a person’s value in the long term. It’s a fine time to learn and share useful information and ideas. Studies can thrive, and focusing on developing skills and gaining knowledge can be enjoyable. For best results with current transits, a traditional approach seems the most helpful. Conservative rather than bold moves are best. Practical intelligence dominates. While things are mostly tame and reasonable in the first half of the day, you seem to need some form of escape or break from the routine later. The Moon is in your solar eighth house all day, and it can be especially beneficial to explore what’s on the inside, although you’re also very curious about others and their motivations.
LeoA Venus-Saturn transit today is good for making reasonable assessments and judgments, dear Leo, particularly related to work, finances, and health. Whether shopping, working, or connecting, you seem to gravitate towards the right things and the right amount! You are seeking out more security and making mostly conservative, studied choices right now, which is favored at the moment. You’re more mindful of being moderate in whatever you’re doing, which appears to be the key to success right now. Aim to focus your energies on problems you can resolve using a step-by-step approach. The day supports practical moves and not too much show or drama, whether with worldly affairs or your emotional life and relationships. There can be a bonding moment or a general understanding with someone you care about. It can be a good day for drawing people to you.
VirgoA relationship, role, or creative project can ground and stabilize you today, dear Virgo. Venus, currently in your sign, connects harmoniously with Saturn in your creativity sector, putting you in great shape for taking care of business. Perhaps more importantly, this influence is excellent for realistic confidence and showing your reliable side. People value you for your common sense, wisdom, or support. You might gain some appreciation for your loyalty, reliability, and perseverance. You could feel a pleasant rapport with others on important issues, and you might enjoy applying yourself to creative work. You approach work and routine with a little more excitement than usual. You may still need to get over a communication hump, but you enjoy some gentle motivation today.
LibraEmotions and actions tend to work in harmony, dear Libra, creating the perfect atmosphere for getting along. The first half of the day holds great promise for prioritizing tasks and focusing your energies, with your ruling planet, Venus, in harmony with Saturn. It’s a time for buckling down, catching up, and taking care of business. A cooperative agreement may emerge that’s practical, although it possibly comes at a small price. Feeling content with what you have invites good judgment and patience, which in turn seems to lead to success. Organizing or other “work” related to home and family can be comforting and enjoyable. In love or relationship, predictability and comfort seem more attractive than bold moves.
ScorpioShared activities can be especially productive today, dear Scorpio. There can be a special enjoyment of reading, learning, or studying, and the more constructive, the better. You can learn something of great value through your networking or studies with Venus and Saturn forming a pleasant trine aspect. People see your value and reliability, and they appreciate you for these qualities. The motivation to resume or edit your projects can overcome you today, and it’s most enjoyable. You’re in better shape if you focus on one special thing rather than scatter your energies. The key to success today seems to be about tapping into your ability to be patient and paying attention to what will most benefit you down the road. A constructive conversation with a friend or associate can figure prominently.
SagittariusWith a Venus-Saturn trine today, dear Sagittarius, your sense of your priorities or business sense is strong. You have particular influence over others on professional levels, or people recognize and appreciate your talents. Relationships are productive, and agreements made now are reasonable and tend to work out well. Good energy is with you for setting things right with money, and you tend to seek more order and clarity in your practical affairs. You’re projecting your value in favorable ways to those in authority or associates, which can positively impact your income, if not now, down the road. Relations and exchanges feel genuine and supportive. People are cooperative, punctual, or coming through for you in a pinch. While the day is likely to be busy, it’s likely to be a peaceful state of busyness.
CapricornToday’s Venus-Saturn trine spotlights your responsible side today, dear Capricorn, helping you shine. With Saturn in your sign, recognition comes in small or quiet but satisfying chunks. Today’s good for showing your worth and integrity without having to go to lengths to prove yourself. It’s also a good time for studies, companionship, and direction. Work and friendship benefit from more patience and acceptance. Focusing on positive, productive tasks helps you take advantage of the energies of the days. You’re in excellent shape for collaboration now, but also inclined to do very well on your own, making self-directed activities completely worth your while. People appreciate your realism today. Keep in mind that it’s a good time for learning from others and that you don’t have to agree with advice to learn something from it.
AquariusToday’s influences are stabilizing, dear Aquarius, encouraging you to take a structured approach to your emotional life. Your view of your relationships, yourself, and current situations is especially realistic, which aids decision-making. Your judgment is excellent in the first half of the day. You’re gently motivated, particularly to explore a topic more deeply or for getting to know someone. Someone might demonstrate their trust in you or entrust you with a secret. Quality is emphasized over quantity in both the material and emotional worlds. The challenges of learning or exploring can be motivating. The Moon is in your sign all day, and the desire to act on your feelings is stronger than usual. Self-directed activities are favored.
PiscesThe first half of the day is influenced by a practical Venus-Saturn trine, dear Pisces, which can produce a key conversation or interaction that empowers you. Advice circulating now can be practical and useful. There can be a happy focus on stability or faithfulness in love and friendship. Today’s energies are on the serious side, but in the most pleasant of ways! For instance, you might take relationships or pleasure a little more seriously, and it’s a great time to bring more order to these things. Shared pleasures can enhance an existing bond. Commitments made when Venus harmonizes with Saturn tend to be long-standing. As you focus on priorities, there can be advances in your social life or a close partnership. Showing affection through practical support is favored now. As the day advances, interactions are not as straightforward, but you may need a break from the usual routine.
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.