This month’s new moon shall be precise on Thursday, September 14, at 9:40pm EDT. Like all new moons, it is touchdown within the signal of the respective astrological season, which on this case, is Virgo.
In the meantime, explains astrology knowledgeable Imani Quinn, we have now six planets in retrograde: Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. If it wasn’t apparent, that is a lot of retrograde planets—however fortunate for us, Mercury goes direct on September 15, proper after this new moon.
Mercury guidelines the signal of Virgo, therefore why this Mercury retrograde may need felt notably dizzying as we make our method by way of Virgo season. However as soon as it goes direct following this new moon, Quinn says, we’ll all really feel inspired to focus in on all issues Virgo: group, materials logistics, planning, and our well being and self care.
Or, as the AstroTwins lately put it to mindbodygreen, “make-better vibes” shall be flooding in with this new moon, so for those who’re in want of a life edit, you are in luck. Suppose again to the Virgo full moon again in early March of this yr—what areas of your life have seen an evolution since then, and what wants a brand new strategy to maneuver ahead?
“The brand new moon shall be rewarding us inside this space, so although it is nonetheless a heavy retrograde time, due to the alignment of Mercury being dominated by Virgo, plus this new moon in Virgo, it is truly going to be actually useful to encourage us to take motion and be productive in direction of our objectives and the issues we’re attempting to manifest,” Quinn explains.
In brief: Virgo did not come to play and likes to maintain issues grounded and tangible. “If you need one thing, you need to work onerous for it—however you may be rewarded,” Quinn provides.