- The Moon is in Capricorn until 2:07 AM, after which the Moon is in Aquarius.
- The void Moon period continues until 2:07 AM (since yesterday at 11:35 PM).
- The Moon is waxing and in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurred on the 23rd, and the Full Moon will happen on October 1st.
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from September 9th to November 13th).
- Mercury is not yet retrograde but is in its pre-retrograde shadow (Mercury will turn retrograde on October 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:
AriesThe Moon moves into your friendship sector for a couple of days, dear Aries, encouraging your need for nonjudgmental companionship or a focus on fulfillment through contributing. With a Mercury-Ceres aspect influencing today, you’re likely to find others, especially a special friend or partner, rather open, forthcoming, and sympathetic. Openness boosts the emotional environment around you, making it natural for sharing your inner thoughts, guidance, and feelings. Your interactions today can make you feel comfortable and safe. You might also enjoy showing your support and care for others, and it feels good to put others at ease. Conversations and thoughts can be both useful and pleasurable. There can be an opportunity to strengthen your connections to a group or cause.
TaurusThe Moon moves to your solar tenth house today, dear Taurus, and you’ll crave more details and structures today and tomorrow. You’re goal-oriented, and it happens that today’s energies are particularly supportive of making assessments and plans. You’re in fine shape for nurturing a business or project, as you’re especially tuned in to the extra touches and details that make something special. Even so, there is nothing routine about your emotional needs today, and you will likely crave extra stimulation to keep yourself interested in regular activities. Fortunately, you are more creative than usual and can combine the practical with the imaginative today. Work and health can benefit as you see the bigger picture. This can be a good time to ask for something you need.
GeminiThe day can bring nice opportunities to express yourself creatively or affectionately, dear Gemini. You’re more equipped to see the big picture. It’s a strong time to connect or bond with someone special through beliefs and ideas. Instead, you might enjoy rounding out your knowledge and exploring or discovering new ideas and perspectives. You might enjoy more eagerness in your interactions and warmth in your conversations. There can be positive feedback or encouragement for creative or romantic endeavors. Educational matters are especially favored, and a satisfying teaching or learning experience might figure strongly today. It’s satisfying to use your originality, inventiveness, and creativity in useful ways.
CancerThe Moon moves into your observant solar eighth house for a couple of days, dear Cancer. You can feel somewhat torn between your genuine needs for some introspection and your social demands or inclinations. Emotions about friends can be up and down. Still, it’s a fine day for sorting things through, and decisions surrounding personal or family and home-related matters tend to be straightforward and innovative. Talking about a personal problem can be very helpful. It’s a strong day for giving or seeking guidance and feeling better for it. You are especially perceptive, particularly about emotions. While it’s hard to ignore or brush aside your feelings on a matter, it can prompt you to gain support through a conversation or give a matter some deeper thought. Big-picture thinking and the making of overview plans can be useful now.
LeoThe Moon heads into your partnership sector for a couple of days, dear Leo, and you’re more interested than usual in keeping company with someone special, sharing ideas, or gaining some feedback. Today’s energies are particularly excellent for mental explorations. Engaging in wonderfully creative thinking is in focus, and current transits encourage you to see past matters in a fuller, more creative way. Someone significant can provide useful input, and others can find you very easy to approach. Your effectiveness in communicating on personal levels can help you bond with someone or lead to meaningful opportunities. It’s easier than usual to convey warmth and care, not only through your exchanges but in projects or work.
VirgoYou have a stronger than usual desire today to be useful and helpful, dear Virgo. While there can be a tendency to scatter your energies, you might end up getting a lot done once you add everything up. Today requires some form of clean-up. Working through emotional issues with others can be quite successful. You might enjoy giving some tender loving care to your work, pet projects, or valuables. In fact, thinking can be clever enough for you to find a lost item or solve a problem that previously had you stumped. You might discover new ways to work, handle duties, or get organized. You’re both imaginative and practical, and your sense of timing is quite strong such that some of your plans come together quite nicely.
LibraThe Moon moves into your playful solar fifth house today, dear Libra, and you seem to need creative elements to engage emotionally. Fortunately, today’s transits encourage a fertile imagination. It’s an excellent time to come across warmly. You communicate your emotions well, and you gravitate toward healthy, satisfying exchanges. You can learn quite a bit from your interactions today. With the ability to make almost anything sound nice, presentations can go well now. Encouraging words can figure strongly. Creating, sharing, and expressing yourself seem more natural than usual. You can feel quite motivated and confident if you find the appropriate outlets for your excess energy. Light competitive games that stimulate the mind can be most rewarding. Romantic expression can also lift your mood.
ScorpioThe Moon heads into your family and home sector, dear Scorpio, and you can benefit from some introspection today and tomorrow. With a Mercury-Ceres transit, you’re likely to find it exceptionally comfortable and straightforward to communicate your feelings. There’s a pleasant flow happening now that gets you into better touch with the emotions you haven’t been truly recognizing in recent days. You might also be more understanding of others’ more profound emotions, and you could very well be a great source of comfort or guidance for someone. You are resourceful, sniffing out opportunities wherever you look and probably making some nice finds. Home and family-related projects are favored. You’re inspired to look within yourself not only for answers but for courage and faith. Seek to resolve problems rather than brood over them.
SagittariusYou can be in a rather playful or spirited mood, dear Sagittarius. Mental tasks can benefit from your insight today. You’re especially alert to the environment around you, and you can learn a lot from your friends or networks. You could find yourself in a position to guide and help, and a nice balance between mental and emotional worlds is ideal. A thoughtful gesture or act can figure strongly now. Influences today can improve a bond or help you add extra flair or finishing touches to a project. Communications, in general, are favored, and a person or piece of new might open your heart or mind to new ways of relating and connecting. You might gain more nourishment and emotional satisfaction from your personal interests and daily affairs, interactions, or communications.
CapricornThe Moon moves out of your sign and into your values sector for a couple of days, dear Capricorn, turning your attention to comfort and security matters. You tend to find the right information you need at the right time today. Your effectiveness in communicating can help you bond with someone or lead to exciting opportunities. You might want to put some special finishing touches on a project. A great idea might open the door to an increase in income down the road. You might pay special attention to your practical pursuits, job, or money, and your insight and resourcefulness with these things are notable. Pouring extra loving attention into your work or ideas can pay off, and your enthusiasm for new methods might lead to fun discoveries.
AquariusThe Moon moves into your sign today, dear Aquarius, and today and tomorrow are particularly good for honoring your emotional and personal needs. Others tend to follow your lead, noticing you more than usual. Your personal life and feelings are certainly in the foreground now, but you’re also quite popular today. People might turn to you for care or guidance, and you’re most responsive or approachable. There can be something about you that draws others to you, perhaps to confide in you or for helpful information. Or, it’s your gentle approach that encourages people to open up to you. Mental spontaneity can lead to exciting discoveries. Conversations can quickly become creative and inspiring, and you can benefit much from your exchanges.
PiscesWith the Moon’s move into your solar twelfth house for a couple of days, dear Pisces, there is a tendency to want to withdraw or keep to yourself in some manner. This way, you can regenerate and restore your emotional energy banks. A Mercury-Ceres aspect helps you sort your feelings. You’ll find it easier to communicate your inner thoughts or to make important clarifications. Someone may confide in you, or you in them. It’s a good time to gain others’ trust through your exchanges and conversations. You could be in the position to support through conversation. Still, today is also good for giving matters further thought. You’re likely to find much comfort and nourishment in time to yourself, some level of withdrawal or anonymity, and private time.
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.