This will make for poor viewing potential of the comet considering it will appear quite close to the Sun from our vantage point. A night of creepy things under the stars. Monday, November 11, will bring the Transit of Mercury to the sky and Frosty Drew Observatory will open for the day, in sunlight, to observe the fabulous event. Check out our page on Visiting Frosty Drew Observatory to learn more about what to expect at the Observatory and better help you prepare for your visit.
Please note that we do not allow any white lights on our campus from dusk - dawn. This is to ensure an equally awesome view of the night sky for all and to allow for the use of light sensitive astronomical equipment. Learn more about why we have this requirement in The Red Light District. To allow for visitors to freely explore all of the amazing experiences at Frosty Drew Observatory without having to wait in long lines, we have integrated a pass-based group access process that applies to only the large telescope inside the observatory dome.
Take a moment to familiarize yourself with this process as part of your planning steps. Technology for non-profits. Learn more about why we have this requirement in The Red Light District To allow for visitors to freely explore all of the amazing experiences at Frosty Drew Observatory without having to wait in long lines, we have integrated a pass-based group access process that applies to only the large telescope inside the observatory dome.
Frosty Drew Memorial Fund, Inc. Except where stated otherwise. Happiness is addictive under this influence. We tend to see what we want to see. Glossing over the more realistic points, details, and flaws of circumstances and of people provides us with instant gratification. Take care with legal, financial, and social involvements, contracts, or formal agreements under this dreamy influence.
Sun quincunx Neptune. It can be difficult to concentrate and to formulate clear goals just now. Misconceptions abound. Fear of being ineffective can undermine our confidence when it comes to making clear or definite decisions, and for doing new things.
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Venus quincunx Chiron. Mars quincunx Uranus. Making adjustments to our goals may be necessary now, and this can temporarily drain our energy or make us feel restless and impatient. Venus semi-square Jupiter. We might take great strides to get noticed.
Avoid impulsive buying. Avoid hasty or haughty! We might overstate our feelings or promise more than we can deliver, and the tendency to overdo is strong. Venus opposition Uranus. Sudden attractions that may not last come under this influence. Similarly, impulsive attractions to material items that later prove to be unappealing occur now. This is not a good time to start a new relationship nor for any significant financial undertaking.
Values and tastes may clash, and group activities may suffer as a result. Impulsive attractions to both people and material goods can lead us astray. Avoid impulse buys at this time. Some instability, restlessness, and rebelliousness are probable in romantic relationships. We may not see eye to eye, and we might be taken off guard by unexpected events. This is not a favorable aspect for beauty treatments because they could have unexpected results. We may struggle with freedom versus intimacy issues at this time.
However, if we can separate rebellion from a sincere need for change, we might open ourselves up to new ways of dealing with others. See below for day-by-day forecasts and planets in signs. See also Transit to Transit aspects. See also: Astrology of Today — an overview of the day — Astrology Cafe. See the Transits for Here and Now chart wheel. The Astrology of — Overview page is in the works. See also the new Astrology Trends Calendar that includes these daily trends overviews and other astrological events such as ingresses, stations, and lunations.
With Mercury and Uranus heading toward an opposition exact early tomorrow , there can be some mental tension, miscommunication, or changes of mind or plans, and resistance to ideas today. We can be confrontational or controversial now. It may not be the best time to present an argument or an important idea, but friction stimulated can challenge us to learn more about our minds and opinions. Epiphanies and unusual insights can occur now. We may face obstacles to our goals, but through them, we can more clearly see the tools with which we have to overcome them.
We need to consider the reality or practical side of a situation and may need to assume more responsibility now. We may be facing reality on a matter, and our efforts to measure up to expectations can ultimately boost our confidence in our ability to be responsible for ourselves. There is good energy with us for a team effort, and some emotional detachment can be refreshing now.
However, Venus enters Scorpio today for a stay until November 1st. Deeply passionate relations are the focus with this Venus transit. This is a highly emotional and passionate position for Venus. We look for projects, pleasures, and relationships that consume us. Fears of being too vulnerable or of giving up our power to others are intense. We can be defensive and touchy, and resentments or frustrations can surface now.
Watch for self-righteous, superior, or rebellious attitudes when a gentler approach is preferable. The Moon continues its transit of Aquarius until PM, after which it moves into the sign of Pisces. Both the Sun and Venus are in minor challenging aspect with Neptune today, suggesting some adjustments to our expectations needed. Glossing over the more realistic points, details, and flaws of circumstances and people can provide us with instant gratification.
These influences call for some slowing down. There can be second-guessing or trouble effectively accessing our intuition now. It can be difficult to concentrate and to formulate clear goals, but there can be important reminders to connect with our needs for more imagination in our lives. The Moon spends the day in the sign of Pisces and is a gentle, creative, and compassionate transit. This is a time for winding down and taking a break from the usual pace. The Pisces Moon understands that taking some downtime ultimately helps us to be more productive.
Emotional or mental refreshment is useful for gaining perspective now. A quincunx forms between Venus and Chiron today, however, and insecurity might make it awkward for us to express our affections naturally or flowingly. The Moon spends another day in the sign of Pisces, stimulating the need to wind down or mellow out.
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This transit can serve to heighten our awareness of our spiritual nature and needs. We can also be evasive, or we might shy away from conflict, especially confrontation. Making adjustments to our goals may be necessary now. We become aware of the need for structure and planning ahead.
We also instinctively are aware of the limitations of time. We are motivated by a desire for success. Achievement and manifestation are most important to us now. We are resourceful and don't want to waste time, energy, or resources. This can be a very sober influence--even a depressing one. However, it can also be a productive time when we look reality in the eye. The Moon in Capricorn generally favors the following activities: Long-term activities that yield slow but steady results, practical undertakings, career issues, making a business plan, practical investments.
Attraction to all that is new and unusual, and an instinctive need for improvement, characterize the Moon in Aquarius.
Reactions are more intellectual than emotional, and interactions are more impersonal than personal, under this influence. This is a time that promotes social gatherings, dealing with group ideals and goals for the future, brainstorming, new ideas, and progressive changes. We are open to new methods of doing things and we have our eye on the future. It can be hard to stick to schedules now, as personal freedom is most important to us.
The Moon in Aquarius generally favors the following activities: Unusual or radical undertakings, social pursuits, group projects, trying something new, joining a group. We may not want to face reality while the Moon is in dreamy, impressionable Pisces. It can be a wistful, sensitive, intuitive, and compassionate time. We are especially imaginative, and our intuition reigns under this influence. Boundaries and walls come down, as Pisces energy merges and blends. It's a time when details are overlooked and feelings defy description.
The Moon in Pisces generally favors the following activities: Imaginative undertakings, mystical or spiritual pursuits, inner development, music and drama, going on a retreat, activities involving water. We're motivated by a strong desire to start fresh. A gut instinct to start something new is with us now, as well as the gumption to do so. Our pioneering impulses are strong, and we feel energetic, spontaneous, and enthusiastic. We may also be tactless and impulsive now. Excess energy is best channeled into physical activity.
The Moon in Aries generally favors the following activities: Quick actions that yield immediate results. Undertakings that involve the self and the personality. Staying power may be lacking. March 20 — Aries Season Begins : Aries are strong rams who know what they want and how to get it. The start of Aries season is the perfect time to go ahead and ask for that raise you deserve.
March 20 — Spring Equinox : It's a fresh start and a time to plant seeds, both literally and figuratively. Celebrate the Equinox by gardening. If you don't have a green thumb, try decorating your home with flowers and journaling about what you'd like to grow in your own life. You can also craft a vision board if you're a visual person.
March 20 — Full Moon in Libra : Libra is a luxurious sign that loves to look their best , so treat yourself to a spring make-over. Make your plans during this full moon in lovely Libra. Note: Depending on your time zone, this also may take place on the 20th. March 28 — Mercury Goes Direct : Phew! Say goodbye to Mercury in retrograde as you breathe a sigh of relief: The week of lost emails and screwy commutes is over.
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April 5 — New Moon in Aries : Enjoy the spring weather and celebrate a new moon cycle by throwing a dinner party, and embrace Aries energy to ensure you're the queen of the table as the new lunar cycle begins as the moon moves through Aries. Use this period to reflect.
Jupiter rules laws, philosophy, and wisdom, so when this planet is retrograde take a moment to pause and reflect upon how those themes affect your life. April 19 — Full Moon in Libra : Conclude a cycle by re-organizing your closet a the moon transits in Libra, the sign of balance. Donate old winter clothes or put them into storage, or do a spell to attract new love with Libra power, which is the sign of relationships.
April 20 — Taurus Season Begins : Depending on your time zone it may be the 19th, but it's no coincidence that this day is also a friendly holiday. Taureans love all things luxury, and that includes indulging in cannabis , possibly in a park with a well-curated picnic. May 4 — New Moon in Taurus : Act like a cuddly cow Taurus is represented by the bull and stay in for a lavish new moon bath by soaking in salts to cleanse and replenish as we celebrate new beginnings with a new moon in the sign of opulent Taurus.
May 18 — Full Moon in Scorpio : There is only one way to spend a full moon in Scorpio, the sign of sex and death, and that is by furiously masturbating under the light of the new moon or getting your kink on with a partner. May 21— Gemini Season Begins : Geminis, like Scorpios, may have a bad reputation I blame Donald Trump but actually are one of the most delightful signs. They're the life of the party, and as the sign of the twins, they can make great romantic partners because they're in search of their other half. June 3 — New Moon in Gemini : Go out on this dark summer night to a party or local bar and kick off the new lunar cycle Gemini-style by getting your flirt on.
Wear something sheer and flowy as the new moon transits through Gemini. What the two signs have in common is that they both know how to capture a crowd. Let June be a month of heading to parties and soaking up attention. Full moons are infamous for bringing out our animal nature, so lean into that impulse — but this time, wear sequins so the moonlight can bounce off you like a disco ball as it occupies the energy of Sagittarius.
June 18 — Saturn Sextile Neptune : This is the second time this transit occurs in , with a third one approaching in November in a celestial occurrence that hasn't happened since What aspects of your life were you focused on that far back? Reflect and make any connections for your personal journey, and as mentioned in your horoscope beware of overindulging during this transit.
June 21 — Cancer Season Begins : Cancer, represented by the crab , loves its shell, which means the home is very important to them. Enjoy a cuddly night at home with your own family friends, partners, and pets count to kick off this season and rest from so much partying. June 21 — Summer Solstice : The first day of Cancer season is also the summer solstice. Just because you're staying inside doesn't mean you can't let the sunlight in.
Celebrate with a BBQ and invite anyone your nearest and dearest. July 2 — New Moon in Cancer : Embrace the fresh start of a dark sky, new moon, and new lunar cycle by gathering inside with your coven. This doesn't need to be an "official" coven; friends and family count , but whatever makes you feel at home and loved with a new moon in Cancer.
As mentioned before, eclipses are emotional times often full of surprises, so it's safest to stay in with people you trust and lay low. July 7 — Mercury Retrograde : Don't panic; just triple-check all emails and hold off on signing any important paperwork if you can. July 22 — Leo Season Begins : Leo, the magnificent lion of the zodiac , loves attention. Put on an outfit you love and head to a party, your favorite club, or anywhere that makes you feel confident and alive.