In one sector of the sky—Scorpio to Pisces tropically, we have a flowing alignment between Ceres, Mercury, and Chiron, fostering self-nurturing and healing.
These aspects can help us align our health concerns, and address habits to support good health. A Moon-Saturn trine helps us lean into our work, and get things done. However, a Moon-Neptune square may compromise our focus, and yet it can give inspiration. Our drive to put order in our lives and get a lot accomplished increases on Thursday as we ride the wave of the Virgo Moon, aspected by Pluto. Power through the tasks you have set before you. PDT, when it moves into Libra. Finish the day with a sweet, relaxing connection with your beloved.
Friday is super-charged with powerful alignments to produce results. The cardinal, action-oriented Libra Moon makes a benefic trine to the Sun in Aquarius. Mars and Jupiter, strong in their ruling fire signs, Aries and Sagittarius respectively, perfect into a benefic trine at a. PST, setting the whole day in fast motion.
Plan ahead to make the most of this strong, capable, positive energy.
We can ride the wave of the high-energy Mars-Jupiter trine the rest of the weekend. This aspect may bring frustrating circumstances, while it also is powerful energy for change and accomplishment. Use this dynamic energy wisely and carefully. Slow down your tendency to charge ahead forcefully. When the Moon is in Scorpio, we want to withdraw into ourselves and take some time for solitude. The cosmic energy also fosters research and problem-solving.
The Moon continues to shine in Scorpio on Monday, but is more relaxed. A benefic Moon-Pluto sextile will help us lean into the work week with strength and resolve. Sunday : Total Full Moon eclipse with many planetary energies at play. Expect the unexpected, and keep your life simplified. Monday : Tense morning, followed by a more playful and optimistic afternoon and evening. Tuesday : Excitement and possibilities. Reach for the stars. Wednesday : Time to clean up and put order in your life.
Address health habits. Thursday : Power through the tasks before you. Moon VoC all day a. Friday : Super-charged, high energy day. Plan ahead and get a lot accomplished.
Saturday : Powerful, dynamic, perhaps frustrating energy; use it wisely and carefully. Sunday : Take some time alone for research, reflection, or problem-solving. Monday : Lean into a powerful work week with strength and resolve. Invite someone to dinner who is from a different culture or has a different religion. Express appreciation to your in-laws.
22° Sagittarius 36' Semi sextile. Pluto 22° Capricorn 36'. Mar 20, PM, Sun enters Aries, Sun Aries. Mar 20, PM, Full Moon in Libra, Full Moon 0° Libra. The FULL MOON Lunar Eclipse occurs on Tuesday, July 16, , at PM EDT. . When Mercury is in Leo, our thinking is more confident and grand. Jupiter entered Sagittarius on November 8th, , and transits the sign until . signs (a sextile to Jupiter), until the Moon enters Pisces the next day.
Plan your next long-distance trip or make a wish list. Read a book about a far-away country, culture, or religion. Expand your knowledge of metaphysics. Write—to publish. Visit a religious art exhibit. Explore a philosophy through a book, book-on-tape, or a lecture.
Take a hike Sagittarius rules the thighs. Venus in Sagittarius is idealistic in love: read some love poems that transport you to the ideal! Moon Void-of-Course: This is the time when the Moon makes its last major angular aspect with a planet before it moves into the next zodiacal sign tropically. Purchases made during void Moons often turn out to be unsatisfactory and not work out. We more easily get lost or meander in trying to get somewhere.
The VoC Moon times for the next month are listed below so that you can plan meetings, decisions, and purchases at times when the Moon is not VoC; and use the void times for gardening, reading, and routine task work. Your email address will not be published. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. Email Address. Cathy Coleman.
Decision-making is challenged during Mercury retrograde. Needless to say, it is not advised to sign contracts, engage in important decision-making, or launch a new business. Delays and challenges are more probable with Mercury retrograde. This period is best used for re-organizing and reflecting. Watch what you say, because it may not come out, or be received, the way you intended. Double-check that the person who uttered those words really meant it the way you thought they did! Mercury is retrograde from October 31 to November 20, , in the sign of Scorpio. Times are Eastern.
Graphs and data from the excellent Day Watch software. Read more about Mercury Retrograde. Where is Mercury Retrograde transiting by house in your natal chart? Does it conjunct a natal planet, your Ascendant, or Midheaven? Read interpretations of Mercury Retrograde in Transit for a more personalized meaning of the transit cycle. What is Venus Retrograde? Occasionally, Venus appears to be moving backwards in the sky. Venus is Retrograde approximately days every 18 months. As the planet of love and values, Venus retrograde periods are times when we re-assess what—and who—we value.
It is a period that most astrologers consider inopportune for getting married or starting a new relationship. Brand new financial undertakings are not advised during this period as well. There may be delays or confusion in relationships and financial affairs.
Relationships, social interaction, material resources and emotional balance may be a bit unpredictable or unstable around this time, as Uranus the Awakener sounds a wake-up gong in these areas. I also have Saturn in Capricorn. Today's Transits. He tries to explain cosmic verities through the lens of astrology, which is tough to do. As we can see from the above graphs planets move into grand sextile aspects sporadically.
Read more about Venus Retrograde cycles. What is Mars Retrograde? Occasionally, Mars appears to be moving backwards in the sky. When Mars is in its retrograde cycle, we are forced to re-assess our current projects, our approach to getting what we want, and our desire nature. Rather than directly asserting our desires, we tend towards introspection.
We can be hesitant about taking action, second-guessing our instincts or our natural impulses rather than acting upon them. Jupiter is retrograde in from April 10 to August 11, , in the sign of Sagittarius. Saturn is retrograde in from April 29th to September 18th, , in the sign of Capricorn. Saturn Retrograde Cycle in Starts April 29, Uranus completes its retrograde that began on August 7, , in on January 6th, , and will retrograde again in August Uranus is retrograde from August 11th, , until January 10th, , in the sign of Taurus.
Neptune is retrograde in from June 21st to November 27th, , in the sign of Pisces. Neptune Retrograde Cycle Starts June 20, Pluto is retrograde in from April 24th to October 2nd, , in the sign of Capricorn.
See more years of transiting chart patterns. See the Eclipses page for more information about current and upcoming eclipses. The following is a January 1st, chart with 0 Aries houses. Note that the year begins at different times around the world and the chart will be a little different in different areas. Outer planet transits in the year , excerpted from the Day Watch Report Package. In the Day Watch report package, the following transits are mixed with personal transits. This is a broad time for taking that second look at what life seemed to offer, or that it claimed to promise.
The answers, in general, will be for the moment that optimism fails — hopes lead to disappointment and a lot of other confusions that result from both unclear desires and fuzzy thinking. This is a roughly yearlong stretch when life for society at large can seem steadier—when what is believed true can appear reliable and the powers that be for the moment either tolerate or co-opt the spiritual world.
Thus, it is sometimes a period of seeming spiritual progress. Although this is a universal experience and has little application on any one specific level on a day-to-day basis, it does raise the universal opportunity to make short-term gains out of what others may believe are long-term trends. There begins an inexorable seven-year build-up of recently-learned harsh truths that actually makes structure out of revolution, but at a price that will only be appreciated afterward.
Because of previous breakdowns, much is tolerated that would not otherwise be put up with, all in the name of a new deal, which may be learned from but have to be at least partially undone afterward. The answers, in general, will be for the moment that optimism fails—hopes lead to disappointment and a lot of other confusions that result from both unclear desires and fuzzy thinking. A planet is considered out of bounds when its declination is beyond the outer bounds or limits of that of the Sun, i. The energies of these planets tend to be a little out of control during these periods.
See more dates for Out of Bounds planets here. The Moon is Void of Course from the time of its listed last aspect until the Moon enters a new sign.
To learn more about how to use these tables for timing, see Void Moon Tables and Timing with the Moon.