- The Moon is in Gemini.
- A void Moon period begins today at 5:51 PM, and it will continue until tomorrow when the Moon enters Cancer.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous phase until 5:51 PM, after which the Moon is in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurs today at 5:51 PM EDT.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from September 9-October 2).
- Mercury Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx, and Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesYou’re mentally curious today, dear Aries, with the Moon in your communications sector all day. Although you can be distractable with this transit, a Mars-Chiron transit helps you focus. Ideas, media, and special-interest projects and activities can help you heal. It’s a vital time for helping others through your words or guidance. You might find yourself in the position of mentor. Your special and unique qualities are more noticeable. You’re in better shape showing your affections through your actions than through speech alone, and you have added confidence to do so. Sincerity and honesty are desirable traits today.
TaurusPersonal comfort, beauty, and prized possessions are in stronger focus today, dear Taurus, with the Moon in your solar second house. Today’s Mars-Chiron connection puts you in a good position to gain trust and support from others. You can make excellent progress on a business or money-making idea now. If something’s on your mind and bothering you, consider some form of physical activity to deal with stress. Your mind is exceptionally sharp with financial and practical matters, and you may get the chance to say your piece or back up someone. You are certainly very ready to defend yourself and your worth or value, but you are best off proving your value with positive actions. For the most part, the day favors gestures and actions over verbal expressions. Notably, your inner courage is strong now.
GeminiThe Moon spends the day in your sign, and you answer more to your emotions than usual, dear Gemini. As well, Mars in your sign harmonizes with Chiron, and the desire to take action to improve your life or enjoy the moment takes hold. You can feel quite empowered as you put a problem behind you or commit to resolving one. You might apply your mental energy to something productive and useful. There is a busy, connected theme in your life these days, but you’re also more ambitious and action-oriented than usual. Either way, it’s time to take care of business and fulfill your responsibilities. You have great energy and vision today, making it a powerful time for self-improvement efforts and coming into your own.
CancerYou’re sensitive to the emotional atmosphere around you today, dear Cancer. You tend to avoid the spotlight just for now, allowing you to center yourself and connect with your inner world. Tomorrow, the Moon will enter your sign, and you’ll crave more interaction. Today is more about healing and processing. Still, you tend to focus on those things that motivate and energize you today. It’s a time for letting go of overthinking and replacing it with activity as Mars and Chiron connect. Taking action on a problem can be very healing now. You might see the connection between physical healing and inner, emotional healing. There can be breakthroughs — what at first seems a problem can turn right around in your favor.
LeoIt comes naturally to get yourself into a positive mindset today, dear Leo. You are less likely to overthink and more likely to take affirmative action. Troubled relationships can benefit the most now, but so can your spirit! You feel much better doing something about a problem rather than only thinking or talking about it. You’re also inclined to draw positive energy from people, learning, and motion today, and you’re ready to take on a challenge. More courage or desire to socialize or share can figure strongly. If you’ve been in a rut, pulling yourself out is now more straightforward.
VirgoToday’s Moon stirs your ambitions, dear Virgo. You may be taking responsibilities to heart more than usual. With today’s Mars-Chiron connection, once you settle on an activity or discover a mission, you’re wholeheartedly into it. You’re courageous about facing problems. Things you recently had trouble expressing or deciding upon now flow out of you effortlessly. Words may not be perfect, but actions can be clear! It’s also easier than usual to gain the support of others. Taking action on a debt or financial matter can be cleansing and empowering. It’s a time for being forthright yet also sensitive, and a direct approach feels good right now.
LibraToday’s Moon encourages you to break out of the usual routine, dear Libra. There can be breakthroughs today — what at first seems a problem can turn in your favor. You might take a particular interest in sharing ideas and knowledge. A Mars-Chiron aspect feels refreshing and productive. Sometimes, it’s much better to jump into action and then figure things out as you go along. This can be a good time for a sense of purpose through a connection. You are likely to feel both supported and nurtured yet also highly stimulated and motivated. A significant person in your life may be integral to getting you out of a low, or you could enjoy a mini adventure with someone special. Aim to share your joie de vivre with others now and watch for the opportunities that open up as you do.
ScorpioThe Moon spends the day in your intimacy sector, and you more readily connect with your deeper needs and feelings, dear Scorpio. You crave time to process and understand what’s happening within and in the world around you. With today’s Mars-Chiron transit, you’re rather fearless when it comes to accepting and confronting deeper feelings now, and you’re ready to dive in and take care of problems. Healing energy is with you, particularly for private, personal matters. Aim to use this positive blast of energy to sort out something tricky. It can be a good time for physical therapy of some sort, even on an informal level. Providing a service or volunteering your help can figure strongly. This can also be a great time for getting back into the swing of things with your work or wellness routines.
SagittariusThe Moon spends the day in your partnership sector, and you’re open to a different perspective on your life, dear Sagittarius. With a harmonious aspect between Mars and Chiron, you seem to know your next step intuitively. This energy is refreshingly direct, and you can feel very much in your element! Today, your confidence seems to be directly proportional to your ability to take action. Interactions can be inspired and inspiring, and feedback can be motivating. You have a can-do attitude, and you are virtually fearless when it comes to facing problems. Others are drawn to you, enjoying your directness as well.
CapricornYou’re more strongly aware of your duties and daily affairs today, dear Capricorn. Fortunately, you’re in great shape for productivity. Coming to a nice balance between your heart and head supports success in almost anything you do. Reducing mental stress is easier today through activities or taking action rather than overthinking things. Rather than speculate and guess, it’s refreshing to organize, take a refreshing detour, or enjoy a special project. You can readily combine warmth and intimacy with playfulness and freedom as Mars and Chiron form a harmonious aspect. Your confidence is building, and you’re enthusiastically attending to practical affairs.
AquariusYou benefit from entertainment and play today, dear Aquarius, with the Moon in your creative sector and Mars there as well, harmonizing with Chiron. It’s a great time to express yourself in creative, unique, and original ways. You’re courageous with finding the source of a problem and dealing with it–you don’t want to be weighed down or restricted by fear or insecurities. Physical activities or games might help reduce stress. Playful competition or entertainment can help you work through frustrations, or they can be good outlets for expressing yourself and connecting with others. Today’s influences are excellent for taking charge and intuitively solving a problem through action.
PiscesAt this time of the lunar month, you tend to prefer familiar people, situations, and things to branching out, dear Pisces. You’re connecting with your comfort, safety, nurturing, and security needs. Still, you are very decisive and action-oriented with today’s Mars-Chiron transit. You may face up to something that requires attention, perhaps a neglected area of your life, and it feels good to do so! You are particularly confident about pursuing your needs and wants and may want to take action that sets the ball in motion. You’re fully capable of taking charge and handling problem areas confidently.
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.