- The Moon is in Virgo.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Crescent phase until 8:51 PM, after which the Moon is waxing and in its New phase.
- A New Moon occurs today at 8:51 PM in the sign of Virgo.
- 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 begins its pre-retrograde shadow today.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesToday’s New Moon brings a charge of energy to your sector of work, health, and habits, dear Aries, and you’re in a powerful position for fresh starts in these areas of life. It can be an excellent period for special attention to getting things right, fixing errors, and sorting things out. Reorganizing your personal or workspace can be in focus. Special attention to health and wellness can pay off. Your desire to be productive, useful, and helpful motivates you to start fresh. 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. You might get something done well before a deadline or work ahead on a project that has long-term potential. Thinking about your overarching goals can help you recognize priorities.
TaurusToday’s New Moon is good for reorienting yourself in a new direction emotionally, dear Taurus. As it occurs in your solar fifth house, it feels natural to turn your attention to creative or romantic matters, and the week ahead is quite suitable for a new and improved approach to leisure time, love, dating, or pleasure and pastimes. Ideas for enjoying life’s more playful moments can come to you now, or opportunities can suddenly appear, ready to grab. People are likely to be helpful, and this makes you feel supported and secure. You could pour more energy into extracurricular activities, love, an educational pursuit, or publishing. With a Mars-Pluto aspect active now, you might gain a special edge or make an advance in any of these matters. A romantic relationship might reach a new level, or your feelings deepen for someone. Broadening your viewpoint and beliefs can occur through your connections to others.
GeminiToday’s New Moon can inspire you to focus more heartfully on your home and family life, dear Gemini, especially ideas that you’ve been toying with recently. New beginnings now relate to home, family, comfort, safety, familiarity, and long-term business ventures. You can have a real sense of excitement about starting fresh or approaching these life departments in novel ways. Redecorating your home or establishing greater peace and comfort with your loved ones can figure strongly. It can be the time for a domestic makeover! You can have a sense of mission regarding your domestic world or living conditions or arrangements. Knowing your priorities helps you identify what needs to go and what could use some development or extra love and attention. You have inner, emotional courage at your disposal with a Mars-Pluto aspect. With extra power in your sectors of emotions and inner world, and much of it transformational, you are in a solid position to improve relationships with others and with yourself. You are learning a little more self-reliance, too, which also contributes to healthier relationships. There can be a mystery to solve or a problem resolved that moves you forward on an emotional plane.
CancerToday’s New Moon is about starting fresh mentally, dear Cancer, with communications projects or studies, with mobility, or regarding a personal interest. While a fresh start might sprout from a minor letdown or disappointment, you can be excited about approaching these life departments in new ways. 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. With Mars and Pluto forming a harmonious aspect that ties into your new beginnings, you’re in perfect shape for communications, partnership, romance, and creativity. Any of these areas can receive a nice boost. You’re taking these things a little more seriously and focusing on or sorting out your priorities. You could find a reason or the motivation to connect with someone or to connect with your interests and paths of learning and sharing. Someone in your life can encourage you to step just a little outside of your comfort zone to learn something new. Collaboration is powerful now. Practicing forgiveness and releasing or sharing a burden can be satisfying.
LeoToday’s New Moon occurs in your resources sector, dear Leo, motivating you to take charge of your financial affairs. It’s about starting fresh with money or business or taking your comfort and security more seriously. New beginnings may sprout from a minor letdown or disappointment, but it can be exciting to approach these life departments in new and improved ways. In the coming days, there can be opportunities to be more productive or improve your finances. Your talents don’t go unnoticed or unused now, or you could be working on something that feels especially right to you. You’re in a good position to handle details, research, improve methods, and throw yourself into work or tasks that excite you. You can become thoroughly absorbed in something now, and it can be intense but great fun.
VirgoToday’s New Moon is in your sign and puts you in charge, dear Virgo. You have the power to make essential changes, and part of this can involve a personal makeover related to your attitudes and approach to the world. This lunation is all about you and is supported by Uranus, putting you in just the right frame of mind for making improvements and changes. It’s your yearly opportunity to begin anew, start fresh, and reinvent yourself. You might decide to present yourself in a brand new way during this exceptionally dynamic and creative time. As others notice you more often, you’re motivated to make efforts to be the best you can be. 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. Transits today boost your determination and focus, particularly with creative pursuits and relationships. You seem to have a little extra courage to be yourself or to express yourself. You might even feel tired of hiding your light! Your ability to take the lead, influence, and persuade increases. Building a more profound connection or breaking ground in a relationship can be in focus.
LibraToday’s New Moon reminds you of the need to take care of loose ends, dear Libra. Working behind the scenes benefits you. You might confront the need to gain a better understanding of past events. Circumstances can prompt much-needed downtime and introspection. Still, 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’re likely to stumble upon opportunities for cooperation and shared happiness. Creative or romantic matters can thrive. Rediscovering a passion, interest, hobby, or love may be in focus. Realigning your goals may be in order so that they reflect the fundamental changes you’ve been making in recent weeks. There can be a need to help someone, and this can be both challenging and satisfying.
ScorpioIf you need to start fresh with a friend or group connection, today’s New Moon and transits surrounding it support it, dear Scorpio. A slight letdown might occur before moving forward with a new plan for happiness and fulfillment. However, it’s an excellent time for feeling a real sense of mission. You might breathe new life into existing connections or arrive 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. An open mind and heart help you grow and understand yourself and your relationships. With Mars and Pluto in harmony, you are exceptionally sharp, observant, and persuasive. You might gain valuable insight into a project, plan, or friendship.
SagittariusWith today’s New Moon in your career and reputation sector, dear Sagittarius, you may need a fresh start, redo, or new commitment to life path goals. It’s a time for redefining your objectives and committing to a plan or responsibility. 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’re more aware of your impact on others, but answering to yourself and your needs and capabilities is also essential. People gravitate to your optimism and generosity of spirit now, and the need to work cooperatively within the framework of a group can emerge. It’s also a time for pouring yourself into something you’re passionate about, or for recognizing that you’re best off with a plan, schedule, or strategy. You may want to do something especially meaningful with a business, your talents, or your resources.
CapricornToday’s New Moon can serve as a jumpstart or booster for your spirit, dear Capricorn. You might make a new commitment to learning and studies, or you could be working on promoting or publishing your work. New initiatives related to expanding your mind can be in focus. You’ll be building your faith. Improvement and moving on are in focus! 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. Aim to cultivate, improve, enhance, and support your connections.
AquariusToday’s New Moon, occurring in your intimacy sector, supports your deeper connections and sense of personal empowerment, dear Aquarius. Your inner world or a relationship gets a nice boost. Feeling more liberated or open to new ideas positively impacts your emotional world, and there can be new beginnings with shared money matters. Your intimate relationships can benefit from a new start or vision in the week ahead. 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. You may be saying goodbye to a bad attitude or habit, or getting closer to someone who makes you feel better about yourself. You have both reverence for the past and the desire to improve today, which suits your personality very well. With a Mars-Pluto aspect stirring areas of your solar chart that rule your feelings and inner world, you might get the chance to get in touch with what’s most important to you, your inner desires and needs, and your intuition. You might also enjoy satisfying progress on a family or home-related matter.
PiscesIf you need a fresh start in a meaningful friendship or partnership, today’s New Moon can get the ball rolling, dear Pisces. It’s excellent for beginning anew. It can also be a time when a relationship reaches a whole new level, or a new relationship is born. There can be a need for a brand new approach with partnerships, close connections, negotiations, compromises, or relationship goals. While there can be some feeling of a letdown that fuels you now, you’re excited to change things up and approach matters in novel ways. You’re likely to be pulled towards an enlightened perspective in the coming days. Aim to set intentions and goals that better reflect your current wants, needs, and expectations of others. Energies are powerful for a turning point. It’s also a good time for finding ways to bring more balance, harmony, and beauty into your life, in general. A potentially healing conversation can occur with a partner or special friend. It can be a time of boosting your friendships or partnerships, or your passion and dedication attract others. Contributing something valuable to a group or friendship can be rewarding. As well, your happiness goals and social life are evolving.
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.