- The Moon is in Gemini all day.
- A void Moon period begins at 6:21 PM today (it will end tomorrow when the Moon enters Cancer at 12:59 AM).
- The Moon is waning and in its Third Quarter phase.
- The Last/Third Quarter Moon occurred yesterday.
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from August 23rd to September 15th).
- Venus is no longer retrograde and is in its post-retrograde shadow until October 7th.
- Mercury Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx, Chiron Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesAs much as you want to pay more attention to your social life or close relationships in the first half of the day, dear Aries, there can be some difficulty keeping yourself mentally focused. Old problems can resurface. As the day advances, life feels more straightforward. Opportunities to grow your finances or a special project can emerge as the Sun heads toward a pleasant trine to Jupiter, currently transiting your sector of money and resources. You might learn something new about a health or work matter that puts you in a good mood. Feeling good about what you do and your contributions can be gently motivating. You’re productive because you’re enjoying yourself as you get things done, and you sense that you’re taking a step in the right direction.
TaurusIn the first half of the day, you can feel torn between this focus on fun and self-expression and your drive to be productive at the levels of work or self-care, dear Taurus. Do your best to compromise and take care of both needs in some form rather than going hard pursuing one while feeling guilty about the other. As the day progresses, transits support an open, generous approach, and you find many reasons to be optimistic. A romantic attraction might motivate you, or you take an interest in growing and improving your creative pursuits and connections. Your best self shines through in what you’re doing, and the day has every potential to be empowering. A surge of enthusiasm brightens your day and your vision of the future.
GeminiYou may not find it easy to make a firm decision early today, dear Gemini. What you want to do can be at odds with what you think is best or most logical. You can feel torn between light and expressive needs and your drive to focus on one good thing at a time. You can very much benefit from a break to get your bearings now. But as the day advances, a Sun-Jupiter transit comes into play, enabling you to see the bright side. Good feelings are reciprocated, and you could feel especially supported for your ideas and interests. There can be a strong sense of mutual harmony and a general boost in feelings of peace and security with and through others. Relaxing recreational activities can appeal and might even be therapeutic–it’s a great time to seek and find release from stress or strain.
CancerIn the first half of the day, integrating your needs for mental stimulation and family activities can be difficult, dear Cancer, but it’s far from impossible. Restlessness can develop if part of you feels you should be more involved than you are. Take steps to wind down so that you can enjoy yourself. As the day advances, we head toward a transit that’s excellent for gaining trust or developing and growing a relationship or project. The Sun, currently transiting your communications sector, is heading into harmony with Jupiter, and conversations are generous, open, and meaningful. Networking can bring rewards or opportunities. Your feelings are big, and people in your life are more forthcoming.
LeoWatch for overthinking things in the first half of the day, dear Leo. Consider that there can be some distractions to manage, and you can’t expect to produce at every moment of the day. Fortunately, the day advances with good humor with a dash of luck: the Sun, your ruler, heads into harmony with Jupiter, and it’s easy to see the bright side of things and give people the benefit of the doubt. You can feel motivated by a desire to grow something, particularly business or practical affairs. It’s a time when others especially notice your efforts, talents, or accomplishments. It’s a good time to make creative changes and improvements. Money and career matters can get a boost. There can be particular satisfaction derived from your work or tasks, and an open-handed, generous approach works wonders.
VirgoProblem areas related to overdoing or overthinking can be in focus early today, dear Virgo, but you appreciate that people are putting in an effort to cooperate. Narrowing your focus may get you into a better mood, as too many options can feel overwhelming right now. Fortunately, the Sun and Jupiter are heading into harmony, building up your faith. You are more comfortable and at ease with others, and there can be some nice opportunities related to mind-expanding activities emerging. Reviving an old plan, project, or idea can be in focus now. You feel more confident about publishing or promoting. There is a strong desire to distinguish yourself from others and to take the high road. You’re generous, and people seem to compliment or appreciate you more than usual.
LibraDespite a tendency to ruminate today, dear Libra, a big part of you wants to greet life with more spontaneity. Focusing on solvable problems and tuning out the rest can be therapeutic. Take advantage of any opportunity to detox and think without overthinking. In your communications, watch that you’re not focusing too much on problem areas, which can disrupt the natural flow. As the day advances, these things come more readily. Fortunately, the Sun and Jupiter are heading into harmony, helping build faith and open minds. You might gain support from a surprising or hidden source. Indulging yourself in some manner can be a tonic for your soul. This aspect can open up an intimate relationship or the pipeline to your deeper self; either way, you’re making deeper connections. It can be a time for feeling encouraged and motivated to improve your personal life.
ScorpioEven with your keen interest in what’s happening around you today, dear Scorpio, you are also feeling a little private or withdrawn, and this can be a little confusing, both for yourself and others! Dividing your time and finding a balance may be the solution. As well, you could be too close to a problem to see it clearly, and you can discover that the only way to resolve it is to pull back from it to gain perspective. This comes naturally as the day advances and the Sun and Jupiter head into a harmonious aspect. This transit can produce a feeling of growth and advancement. It builds your confidence in your relationships and projects, and putting your faith in something or someone can feel great. You’re pretty open and generous with your time and help, and these things help you to enhance bonds. You might reconnect with an old friend, partner, or project/dream. Smoothing over differences, extending goodwill, or lending an ear are all favored today and tomorrow.
SagittariusEarly today, watch for a situation of having too many balls up in the air or too much information, dear Sagittarius. Choices are nice, but too many of them can feel overwhelming now. Circumstances may be such that you have more decision-making responsibility, but your attention is divided. Your thoughts take you to other places, making it a little difficult to enjoy the present. As the day advances, expressing optimism, warmth, and generosity is helpful for maximum benefit from a Sun-Jupiter aspect occurring tomorrow morning. You’re likely to feel confident about your goals and plans. You can be quite interested in improving your lot in life today, and business ideas coming to you may very well be golden.
CapricornIn the first part of the day, things can feel a bit chaotic if you’re not focusing on priorities, dear Capricorn, and it’s easy to feel distracted. Be sure to be clear in your communications, leaving very little up to the imagination. However, reserve judgment for a better, clearer time if possible. As the day advances, a Sun-Jupiter transit comes into play, and it’s excellent for refreshing yourself, particularly through fun and engaging activities. Making contact with an old friend or love may be in focus, or it’s a fine time for creative inspiration. Warm and positive energy is with you for sharing viewpoints, creative expression, romance, and learning. Non-routine topics or activities favor you most right now.
AquariusWhile you’ve been seeking balance and equality, dear Aquarius, another part of you is more concerned with how deep a connection is than the surface dynamics of your relationships. Events early today highlight this, and you may feel that you’re of two minds about a matter. Fortunately, a Sun-Jupiter transit influencing today and tomorrow can put you in a good mood, especially as the day advances. You may feel especially connected to family or an intimate relationship, and sharing fond memories or personal observations can figure strongly. You’re thinking ahead and focused on making improvements, but you might discover something about the past that benefits you.
PiscesEarly today, you may not find enough room to give everything and everyone their due attention, dear Pisces, and it may be best to cut yourself some slack and simplify. As the day advances, it’s easier to let things flow more naturally. Fortunately, a Sun-Jupiter transit influencing today and tomorrow promotes good feelings and cooperation. A stronger sense of well-being inspires you to do your best! New levels of understanding might open up in a relationship. There can be more hopefulness about a project or association, or you get the chance to enjoy a person’s perspective more fully. Good feelings generated now can gently boost a connection, and moving just a bit out of your comfort zone with your communications can be beneficial.
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.