- The Moon is in Virgo until 2:55 PM, after which the Moon is in Libra.
- A void Moon period occurs from 7:41 AM to 2:55 PM today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Crescent phase until the New Moon at 7:00 AM, after which the Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- The New Moon occurs today at 7:00 AM in the sign of Virgo.
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from September 9th to November 13th).
- Current retrogrades: Mars Rx, Saturn Rx, Chiron Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesWith the New Moon today, your desire to be productive, useful, and helpful motivates you to start fresh, dear Aries. This time can involve increased work, chores, and attention to your daily affairs and mundane tasks, but also stronger confidence or sense of accomplishment through these things. You seek to improve your well-being and routines, and you can be motivated to bring more creative, happier energy to your work. A new health program or fitness routine could be implemented in the coming days, or you could be doing a top-to-bottom reorganization of your workspace. It can feel good to have a healthy and realistic idea of what to expect. Focus on essentials in your life and remind yourself of the value of a slow but steady approach. While not your usual style, it’s useful at the moment. Strengthen your future by taking care of the present.
TaurusToday’s New Moon is good for reorienting yourself in a new direction emotionally, dear Taurus. It feels quite natural to turn your attention to creative or romantic matters, and the week ahead is good for a new and improved approach to leisure time, love, dating, or pleasure and pastimes. You now recognize your need for quality leisure time and satisfying channels for expressing yourself. Ideas for enjoying life’s more playful moments can come to you now, or opportunities can suddenly appear, ready to grab. Pace yourself, as balance and moderation are key. People are likely to be helpful, and this makes you feel supported and secure. You might also enjoy learning something new and useful. The kind of clarity or realism that you face today tends to be the comforting kind.
GeminiToday’s New Moon can offer you a burst of take-charge energy for home and family matters, dear Gemini. The coming days will be important for making improvements, honoring your personal commitments, and tackling projects or enjoying more activities around the home and with family. You can have a sense of mission regarding your domestic world or living conditions or arrangements. A fresh start or new approach to these areas of your life makes sense now. This New Moon can serve as a nudge to reconnect with yourself or check in with your feelings and comfort levels before pressing forward. Reorganizing, redecorating, and connecting in healthier ways can be in focus. Knowing your priorities helps you identify what needs to go and what could use some development or extra love and attention. Focusing on grounding and centering activities can be helpful now.
CancerToday’s New Moon can bring new beginnings related to communications, connections, and commuting, dear Cancer. This lunation can stimulate a strong desire to make yourself heard or to commit or recommit to studies. The urge to add more variety to your life is with you now, and you’re bound to put more of your personality into your communications, ideas, and interests. The things you’re learning and sharing can be refreshing to your spirit. Be open to the idea that you need more intellectual stimulation in your life, and look for ways to improve your approachability. Sorting and organizing efforts can go a long way today. Seeing something in realistic terms helps you plan and prepare well. A Sun-Saturn harmonious aspect can help ground you, encouraging you to simplify your life, particularly on personal levels. You appreciate steadiness and reliability today.
LeoToday’s New Moon occurs in your resources sector, dear Leo. This area of your chart holds dominion over money, natural talents, comfort, and security, and you’re bringing a new approach or attitude to these things. It encourages you to put more of your energy into building your life in ways that make you feel more secure and comfortable. In the coming days, there can be opportunities to be more productive or improve your finances. Your responsibilities feel more natural to meet, and you tend to embrace a realistic perspective since it allows you to make better plans. Activities that involve organizing and tidying are in most favor at the moment. Plans with modest goals are more likely to fare the best with the Sun in harmony with Saturn today.
VirgoToday’s New Moon in your sign brings a feeling of newness to your life, dear Virgo, although it’s not instant. It’s best to take your time before moving forward. Others are taking notice of you, and this can serve to motivate you further to make efforts to be the best you can be. It’s an opportunity for renewal. In the week ahead, you might take charge of your life in crucial ways. You are more noticeable and dynamic than usual. Make plans to pay more attention to your own needs and happiness during this period when healthy self-focus is especially appropriate. The chances are good that you’ve been feeling ready for a reboot or restart, and this New Moon may very well be it. Dealing with responsibilities rather than hiding from them can be quite satisfying today as the Sun and Saturn harmonize. Thinking more about long-term security than immediate needs can help you develop excellent plans and strategies. Your ability to concentrate is strengthening. Simple activities like decluttering can help you see more clearly, and a little self-discipline goes a long way. You’re also a little more humble to the lessons of life now, and this gives you more maturity and better judgment for handling problems or taking control of critical areas of your life.
LibraWith today’s New Moon, the need to gain a better understanding of past events becomes evident, dear Libra. Circumstances prompt much-needed downtime and introspection. You can be particularly motivated to improve or pay special attention to your private life, mental health, and spiritual life in the coming days. This lunation has the power to push you on a new path of self-discovery, healing, and empowerment, which can come in very handy when the Sun enters your sign on September 22nd. Getting comfortable with your inner needs and desires should come first for best results, and understanding recent events are part of this. You can feel quite motivated to make changes that help you simplify and strengthen your life. 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. Getting a section of your home organized can be very beneficial to you after recent up-in-the-air energies.
ScorpioThe New Moon occurring today points to new beginnings or a new take on a project or friendship, dear Scorpio. Friends, social life, networking, community, causes, and happiness goals are in the spotlight. It’s a time for a fresh start or a new approach in these areas. You’re motivated to make changes to your pursuit of happiness and fulfillment, perhaps by breathing new life into existing connections or arriving at new or renewed goals and plans. People in your life or a relationship goal encourage you to focus on what’s most important. You’re moving in a new direction with less concern about your performance and status and more interest in your personal happiness, the people around you, and your place in your community or network. Good advice can be exchanged, and working together can be productive. Organizing and editing activities are preferred.
SagittariusToday’s New Moon occurs at the top of your solar chart, dear Sagittarius. The coming week features new beginnings or a fresh approach to your career, life path, long-term goals, responsibilities, reputation, social status, or leadership matters. It’s time to wipe the slate clean and start anew. Opportunities for improving your image or reputation can emerge. There can be the need to follow the rules or straighten out an area of your life. It’s a time of year when you should be more aware of your impact on others, but answering to yourself and your needs and capabilities is also important. Look for ways to streamline and simplify your life in your daily routines with a Sun-Saturn trine tied to this New Moon. Issues that mean the most to you are clear now, and this boosts your powers to concentrate. It’s a great time to take responsibility for a matter.
CapricornThis morning’s New Moon occurs in your sector of spirit, higher learning, worldview, and belief systems or perspective, dear Capricorn. The coming week is a time of increased bravery and spontaneity, and a period for gaining new knowledge or fleshing out your knowledge of particular subjects. You’ll be building your faith, as well as understanding where you stand and what you believe. This New Moon acts as a charge, sending you in a new direction as you ride on a feeling of renewal due to a new perspective on your life. Sharing your experiences with others, publishing, marketing, or studies can be in stronger focus. It’s an excellent time for an attitude change for the better, positive feelings, optimism, and a stronger sense of purpose or meaning. Still, some self-reflection is appropriate so that you can get in better touch with your true desires. Increasingly, you are likely to feel stronger, more organized, and disciplined today. You feel more confident as you gain more self-reliance. Following a routine can be comforting today after recent up-in-the-air energy. Learning something new and useful can be rewarding.
AquariusWith this morning’s New Moon, intimate relationships can benefit from a new start or vision in the week ahead, dear Aquarius. You’re in the process of redefining what you want and need from others and what you expect from yourself. Now, you’re interested in developing a relationship or project further. There can be a feeling of revitalization on a deep, inner level. You may be saying goodbye to a bad attitude or habit, or getting closer to someone who makes you feel better about yourself. This New Moon cycle sends you on an inward journey, but not necessarily a solitary one. It can certainly act to stir your desires, and it occurs in your solar chart sector that rules intimacy, trust, bonding, and power dynamics. Think in terms of getting organized and simplifying or downsizing for more clarity of mind and purpose. You might enjoy some support or protective influences coming from unexpected places or from behind the scenes. Seeking out advice or doing some research into problem areas can figure strongly.
PiscesThe New Moon this morning can prompt new beginnings or directions related to your close relationships and partnerships, dear Pisces. You’re likely to be pulled in a new direction or towards an enlightened perspective in the coming days. This lunation can point to a new or renewed connection in your life, or it can be about fresh negotiations and a stronger feeling for what you want from (and can bring to) a relationship. Aim to set intentions and goals that better reflect your current wants, needs, and expectations of others. Energies are powerful for a fresh start or turning point, and it can be about relating to others in healthier, more creative ways. It’s also a good time for finding ways to bring more balance, harmony, and beauty into your life, in general. Having an end goal in mind seems to work best for your mood and productivity. Meeting your responsibilities is especially satisfying.
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.