- The Moon is in Cancer.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Third Quarter Moon occurred yesterday, and a New Moon will occur on October 6th.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from September 27 to October 18th).
- 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 feeling both grounded and positive about the future today, dear Aries. Having an end goal in mind seems to work best for your mood and productivity at this time. Brainstorming and collaboration are highly favored now, and networking efforts can have rich rewards. People in your life are more supportive of your goals or integral in helping you see your priorities. You’ll do better focusing on getting something straight rather than veering away from your schedule with a Sun-Saturn trine today. Your added focus and more vigorous attention win you points in your relationships and improve your projects and endeavors. Meeting your responsibilities is especially satisfying right now.
TaurusToday inspires both your desire for more imagination in your life, dear Taurus, and the satisfaction of keeping your feet on the ground. The motivation to make needed changes can come through an intense enjoyment of your work, services, and projects. Instead, the determination to improve your health can be in focus. Getting to the bottom of a matter can be satisfying as it puts an end to recent uncertainty, and a game plan can emerge. You may be looking to bring a project to a new level. It’s a good time to focus on essentials in your life and remind yourself of the value of a slow but steady approach. The idea is to strengthen your future by taking care of the present. Today is good for establishing yourself in some manner, particularly in the work you do. You are interested in long-term security.
GeminiThe desire to enjoy yourself more fully can motivate you to make changes in your life, dear Gemini. Rewarding connections can occur now, and sharing ideas or activities can enhance a bond. It can be an excellent time to forge meaningful and mutually beneficial agreements. You may be exchanging ideas and perspectives that are transforming your life, even in subtle ways. Today’s Sun-Saturn aspect loves structure, order, and security, and you’ll find that applying yourself to a creative project or seeking the company of trusted friends can work especially well. People are likely to be helpful, and this makes you feel supported and secure. The kind of clarity or realism that you face with such an aspect is the comforting kind. You might enjoy rewards for work you’ve done in the past, fit in some extra study time, or enjoy learning something new and useful.
CancerKnowing your priorities helps you identify what needs to go, dear Cancer, and what could use some development or some extra love and attention. Improving your personal life or relationships with loved ones can be motivating today. Even with the Moon in your sign, heightening your emotions, today’s Sun-Saturn harmonious aspect has the wonderful effect of grounding you. Taking care of details makes sense now. This transit also encourages you to simplify your life, particularly on personal levels. It can be physical or emotional, but either way, your focus is on letting go of excess so that your path is clearer. For example, home life might benefit from some organizing, and relationships could use rules or structure. You may be seeking reassurance in a relationship, and while at times your close relationships can feel a little heavy, you appreciate steadiness and reliability today.
LeoSorting and organizing efforts can go a long way today, dear Leo. Seeing something in realistic terms helps improve your plans and preparations. 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. Studies, personal interests, and projects can be a strong focus. Talking with someone who shares similar values can be rewarding–it’s a time for going the extra mile for special people and projects. A conversation can enhance a relationship, or a relationship might develop from a conversation! The emphasis is on communication, partnering up, and negotiating, and something constructive can come from any of these things. Even so, the Moon in your privacy sector suggests a greater need for rest and recovery.
VirgoFocusing on getting your practical priorities straight can be highly rewarding today, dear Virgo. 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 with today’s Sun-Saturn aspect. While the day’s energies favor patience, practicality, and reliability, today is unlikely to be boring. You may get a smarter perspective on money and work matters, or health concerns seem a little clearer. Plans with modest goals are more likely to fare the best with this transit active. You’re inclined to choose a task and focus on it step by step in logical order today, and this goes a long way towards grounding you.
LibraThe Sun in your sign harmonizes with Saturn today, dear Libra, making it a fine day for getting your life in order in some significant manner. Simple activities, such as exercising or decluttering, help you see and think more clearly. You might put more effort into a creative project or romantic relationship, showing your commitment. It’s a good time for self-discipline involving a hobby or creative work. You are 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. The Moon spending the day at the top of your solar chart reinforces a theme of setting goals and doing your best.
ScorpioToday’s transits can give a nice boost to your emotional state or family life, dear Scorpio. Simplifiying can help bring some clarity. For example, 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! You might discover ways to strengthen yourself from the inside out as you focus on strategies for improving your life. Getting a section of your home organized can be very beneficial. You might naturally reflect on the solid elements of your life and appreciate what you have going for you. The desire to get on top of family or home-related challenges can be motivating. It can be helpful to humble yourself to support or advice from parents, family, or people with more experience than you, as this can open doors. You may find that more conservative approaches or traditional methods work best for you right now. A structured approach to emotions and family matters can do well for you.
SagittariusYou’re looking for clarity, results, and well-defined goals today, dear Sagittarius. If solid answers aren’t forthcoming today, which is likely with Mercury’s retrograde, then it makes sense to look for solutions to more minor problems. With this constructive attitude, you can accomplish much! Good advice can be exchanged, and working together with others can be productive today. Others may notice your dedication to a project, cause, or relationship, valuing you more highly as a result. Your expectations are more reasonable than usual today, and this helps improve your plans and decisions. You may want to avoid having significant conversations until the emotional climate improves. Nevertheless, actions do speak more clearly than words today! Organizing and editing activities are preferable to brand new beginnings. A slow but steady approach seems to work the best today.
CapricornToday’s transits help you streamline and simplify your life with a Sun-Saturn trine, dear Capricorn. Issues that mean the most to you are apparent now, and this boosts your powers to concentrate. It’s a great time to take responsibility for a matter. Putting more effort into work or a money-making project can be especially rewarding and successful. This is a good day for realistic thinking and patience, as you are quick to establish your priorities and more heartily accept your responsibilities. It can be comforting to focus on essentials. Taking small and conservative steps towards an end goal may not get you there quickly, but there is less chance of you burning out and abandoning something before you’ve truly given it a chance. You can be focused on securing yourself, money, your reputation, or business matters.
AquariusA special pursuit or interest can motivate you to tidy up your affairs, dear Aquarius. You’re in perfect shape for teaching, guiding, sharing, leading, or learning. Following a routine can be comforting, and learning something useful can be rewarding. You are likely to feel stronger, more organized, and disciplined today. Saturn in your sign harmonizes with the Sun, helping you see the beneficial side of Saturn’s transit of your sign. You get good feelings from being self-reliant. There can be stronger convictions that fill in holes and feel right. Thinking in terms of the long view gives you perspective on your life. As such, you might decide to put in some extra study time or update your skills or knowledge.
PiscesToday’s transits encourage you to dream and imagine, dear Pisces, as well as get organized or simplify 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 advice or doing some research into problem areas can figure strongly. It’s a good time for tuning out distractions and zeroing in on the essential things. While the Moon spends the day in your playful solar fifth house and you’re geared up to have a little extra fun, it’s an important day for incorporating more tradition, rules, and routine into your life. With Mercury’s recent retrograde turn, having a clear agenda can be especially comforting and helpful.
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.