Weekly Horoscope for Feb. 17-23
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Sunday: the Moon is in Cancer
This would be a good day to do things around the home or to have family over for a meal of comfort food favorites. This is Cancer’s home base sign and it rules (is associated with) home, family, and yummy foods.
Monday, Tuesday (Full Moon – Virgo, later Tues.): the Moon is in Leo
Two keywords for the sign Leo are dramatic and theatrical. The down side of these keywords might show up at this time due to the imminent approach of the Full Moon. Just try to maintain your cool if this stuff shows up.
Wednesday, Thursday: the Moon is in Virgo
This sign can bring out the most analytical and critical parts of a person’s personality when it is attached to a Full Moon time. Put a lid on these tendencies, keep things simple, and try not to get so tired during the middle of this week.
Friday, Saturday: the Moon is in Libra
Grace and good taste go hand in hand with the sign Libra. Utilizing the natural charm that is also around when the Moon is in this sign, steer conversations and situations toward these two elements.
When reading this weekly horoscope, check your astrology chart to find which house (section of your chart) has the current Moon sign on the cusp (the beginning edge) & apply forecast information to that area of your life as well. For example, the Moon is in Leo and one of the suggestions is to entertain – however Leo is located in the 12th house of your chart, which is an inward energy place…then have a small, quiet gathering. By contrast, if Leo is located in the 1st house of your chart, an outward energy place…have a party! Don’t have an astrology chart? Click here .
It is interesting to note when the current Moon is in the same sign as your birth Moon and to see how the flavor of that day carries through the following 30 days.
Current Planet Positions:
Sun – Pisces until Mar. 21
Mercury – Pisces until Apr. 17
(*retrograde Mar. 5-28)
Venus – Capricorn until Mar. 2
Mars – Taurus until Mar. 31
Jupiter – Sagittarius until Dec. 3
**Saturn – Capricorn until Dec. 17, 2020
Uranus – Aries until Mar. 6
Neptune – Pisces until Mar. 30, 2025
**Pluto – Capricorn until Nov. 20, 2024
**Note: Saturn & Pluto (the two astrological heavy-hitters) are in Capricorn until mid-Dec. 2020. Regard and carry out your responsibilities seriously. You may have to reconstruct part or all of your foundation. Additionally, keep in mind that Capricorn is Saturn’s home base sign and that accomplishments and achievements are likely, so give yourself praise where praise is due.
Current Asteroid Positions:
Ceres – Sagittarius until Nov. 17
Pallas – Libra until July 27
Juno – Gemini until Apr. 21
Vesta – Pisces until April 4
Chiron – Aries until May 2027
Current Asteroid Transits:
Ceres – A good way to nurture others (and yourself) is to encourage personal awareness and extreme self-care.
Pallas – A partnership that includes creativity & equality will be beneficial.
Juno – Be sure that clear & constant communication is agreed upon between yourself and a significant other (love or business).
Vesta – Quietly helping others from behind the scenes is indicated.
Chiron – Release pent-up anger; chart a new course for yourself.
Note: Weekly horoscope time frames for Moon signs, void-of-course periods, and current planet & asteroid positions are noted for Eastern time zone (USA). Please adjust according to your own location. Times are not given if the void-of-course Moon occurs for a very short period or if it occurs during the night (based on same Eastern time zone).
▪ v/c = Void-of-Course – When the Moon is void-of-course, spend time working on projects already in progress, creative endeavors, or self-improvement. Void-of-course simply means that no planets are aspecting the Moon as it gets ready to change signs; there won’t be a configuration of astro energy available to utilize. It’s best not to start new projects, sign important agreements, or go shopping when the Moon is void-of-course because the result will probably be unsatisfactory in some way.
∗Mercury Retrograde – the speed of the planet slows down considerably. Communications, paperwork, electronics, traffic and mail can become very mixed-up, delayed, or go on the ‘fritz’ during this time. A situation will be in the process of changing, so wait until Mercury is direct to finalize anything. In general, maintain a slower, more cautious pace in daily affairs. Always allow at least two days before (to slow down) and after (to resume regular activities) a Mercury retrograde period. (Read More about Mercury Retrograde)