- The Moon is in Aries all day.
- The void Moon period begins tonight at 10:04 PM (lasting until tomorrow at 8:37 AM).
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- A Full Moon occurred on the 20th in the sign of Pisces.
- Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx, and Chiron Rx.
- Note that Mercury is not yet retrograde (it will retrograde on September 27th), but it’s in its pre-retrograde shadow.
- The Sun enters Libra today (the Sun is in Libra from September 22nd to October 23rd).
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Sun enters your partnership sector today, dear Aries, where it will transit until October 23rd. This cycle brings out your need for people, a better balance, or perspective. You’re more willing than usual to adjust and adapt to the needs of others in the weeks ahead. It’s a particularly good time for partnering, counseling, and connecting. Your social life may very well light up with Mercury and Mars in the same area of your solar chart. It’s a more considerate, compromising cycle, and it’s a fine time to examine your expectations of others. You’re more often expressing yourself through your relationships. Today, the Moon is in your sign all day, enlivening your emotions and highlighting your independence. As the day advances, you may not feel very patient with clutter or complex feelings.
TaurusThe Sun enters your work and health sector today, dear Taurus, where it will transit until October 23rd. This cycle isn’t about recognition or ambition–instead, it’s an excellent transit for self-development and laying the groundwork for future success. You’re putting in the work and effort to improve your life. During this month-long cycle, you identify with or put more pride in your routines, work, services, health, wellness, or self-care programs. Attention to critical daily details and tasks can improve, and you can be organizing your life in helpful ways. Still, watch for the tendency to fret or limit your opportunities. Today, you’re inclined to give yourself more time to reflect and rest. Even so, as the day advances, you can feel impatient with the status quo as your ruler, Venus, heads into opposition with Uranus.
GeminiThe Sun enters your creativity and pleasure sector today, where it will transit until October 23rd, dear Gemini. During this self-expressive period, the need to express yourself creatively and uniquely is strong. You thrive on others’ feedback and good vibes, and you are more affectionate and playful. Your emotional life is colorful, and the focus shifts to more creative and entertaining pastimes. This transit lightens up your life in meaningful ways. You feel a little freer, more confident, and happier. With Mercury and Mars also in the same area of your solar chart, you’re in great shape to find your joy. Today, you may need a change of routine, but doing so mindfully makes sense.
CancerThe Sun enters your home and family sector today for a month-long stay, dear Cancer. In the weeks ahead, you’ll want to carve out some downtime for yourself. This transit helps to relax the pace and improve your concentration. A generally favorable time to reconnect with your roots, you can be building your inner well and taking charge of your domestic world. The focus is on long-term security, and you’re taking more pride in your home or improving your living conditions. You’re connecting with the familiar, which can be grounding. You are building a better relationship with yourself, too, and some self-nurturing and pampering can help this process along.
LeoThe Sun heads into your communications sector today, dear Leo, where it will transit until October 23rd. You’re putting out your feelers for new ideas, or you have many different projects going at once in the month ahead. During this cycle, reaching out, learning, and connecting are priorities. Your daily life is likely to pick up the pace. You’re taking special pride and interest in your environment, communications, and interactions, making it a fine time to boost your connections and projects. While your concentration and focus may not be at their peaks, you tend to pick up various ideas and information, and it’s likely to benefit you. In fact, this can be an excellent period for introducing more variety into your life. Today, the Moon in your spirit sector finds you seeking inspiration. As the day advances, feelings can surprise you, and a change of pace may be in the offing.
VirgoThe Sun enters your solar second house today, dear Virgo, where it will transit until October 23rd. In the weeks ahead, you’re likely to invest more of yourself into practical matters, stability, comfort, or money-making capacity. Your ability to provide for yourself is in the spotlight, and you can be motivated to build your resources. The upcoming month is good for turning your attention to stabilizing your life and putting ideas to work for you. Mercury and Mars are also in this area of your solar chart, bringing even more emphasis to these matters. Finances and possessions, comfort, enjoyment, and simple, pleasurable activities assume more importance. You want or need to take charge of your money, take better care of your valuables, develop your talents and resources, and establish yourself. You’re also more resourceful and making good use of what you have. Today’s transits can keep you somewhat on edge, but in the process, you might find ways to enliven your life.
LibraThe Sun enters your sign today, dear Libra, prompting you to begin anew and perhaps come out of your shell. This Sun transit encourages you to look ahead and “seize the day” as you make an impression in the month ahead. It’s a time to shine, as you are in the spotlight! You can feel that you’re in the driver’s seat. Now’s the time for some healthy self-focus. Your natural charm emerges for everyone to see. You’re more transparent about your plans or direct in your approach during this cycle that lasts until October 23rd. Even so, the Moon spends today in your partnership sector, and your relationships can be in stronger focus. An upcoming Venus-Uranus opposition points to some unpredictability with your tastes, needs, and feelings later today.
ScorpioThe Sun enters your privacy sector today, dear Scorpio, reminding you of your need for time to heal, forgive, and rest. The Sun will spend a month (until October 23rd) here in your solar twelfth house. As such, you can experience increasing needs for replenishment in the weeks ahead. You’ll be tying up loose ends and possibly reconsidering specific projects or paths in preparation for the Sun in your sign cycle that begins on October 23rd. It’s a fertile period for exploring your inner world. Some form of retreat is suitable for you now, as it’s crucial to avoid overload, but watch if escapist tendencies go a little too far. Aim to regroup and renew yourself. Today, a Venus-Uranus opposition is in the works, and others might surprise you or feelings throw you for a loop.
SagittariusThe Sun enters your solar eleventh house today for a month-long stay, dear Sagittarius, highlighting a need to network and honor your connections with others. In the weeks ahead, you tend to have a stronger influence on friends and groups, which boosts your self-esteem in turn. Being a team player will bring the best rewards in this cycle that lasts until October 23rd. This sector of your chart rules dreams, wishes, hopes, ideals, and friendship, and these themes are now in the spotlight. Mercury and Mars are already transiting this sector, and now you’ll see a more distinct shift of focus to your social and humanitarian or personal happiness goals. Opportunities for friendship and shared happiness arise. Sharing your work, ideas, or expertise with others can be rewarding. It’s a time to latch onto dreams and plans for the future and create meaningful goals. Today, inner changes are brewing, and you could feel a little impatient or on edge until you connect with your needs for progress.
CapricornThe Sun moves into your solar tenth house today, dear Capricorn, beginning a month-long cycle that brings more power and attention to your career and responsibilities. The weeks ahead are active for recognizing and honoring your goals and ambitions. This Sun transit ties your ego and identity more firmly to your professional or social standing and your ability to meet your obligations. Your attention turns to professional matters, objectives, material or social success, and your reputation. Your instincts for advancement are sharper at this time of the year, and others notice you for what you do or how you perform. You’re more personally invested in your accomplishments and might be in higher demand than usual now. Bringing more order or structure to your life makes sense in the weeks ahead. Today, however, the Moon transits your home and family sector, bringing on a need to center yourself, but as the day advances, you can be seeking something different or exciting.
AquariusThe Sun enters your sector of spirit, adventure, and the higher mind today, dear Aquarius, and a desire to come out of the woodworks is with you. Until October 23rd, you crave and seek a little more from life than the ordinary. The weeks ahead are favorable for nurturing your spirit to grow, expand, learn, and understand. It’s an excellent time to pick up or further personal interests or studies. You’re more able to see beyond the usual boundaries and limits in your life. It’s time for a change of scenery, whatever that means to you at this time. Today, you can feel on edge or restless if you’re not answering your need to make minor changes and adjustments to your routine.
PiscesThe Sun moves into your intimacy sector today, dear Pisces, and will transit there until October 23rd. In the month ahead, you’re taking life and your more profound needs more seriously. This cycle holds strong potential for healing, observing, and strategizing. Your private world assumes more importance, and you take particular notice of the hidden layers of circumstances and people around you. It can be an excellent period for focus, concentration, and an increased sense of mission, passion, or purpose. Situations, people, and activities that help you grow and transform are a big draw. You might become thoroughly engrossed in a personal project or relationship during this cycle. It’s a more introspective and perhaps intense period of the year. Today, while a good part of you seeks some stability, you’re not as tolerant of the dull elements of your life.
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.