The January 31 lunar eclipse complements themes found in the January 5 solar eclipse to form an eclipse phase which lasts to the total solar eclipse on July 2, Moon square Uranus is the major influence which makes this a challenging lunar eclipse. Looking at the chart below you will see that Mercury is nearly six degrees from the Sun. This is too wide an orb to have much of an influence on this lunar eclipse but Mercury square Uranus will, at just over three and a half degrees orb. Moon square Uranus causes rapid mood swings and impulsive reactions.
You may feel jumpy and have little patience for anything requiring commitment or focus. If anyone tries to tie you down or forced you to do something you are likely to rebel. Your normal routines may become boring and you could be easily distracted by anything new and shiny. You may have trouble relaxing because of an unsettling feeling or anticipation of something new just around the corner.
This is not a good eclipse for making sudden changes, especially in close relationships. New encounters may meet your need for a thrill but would cause a great deal of upset to your life and have a negative effect on loved ones. You may experience emotional outbursts from friends or family that would need extra patience and sensitivity. Mercury square Uranus can cause nervous tension because of the unsettling feeling mentioned above. You may receive shocking news or experience something unexpected that forces you to change plans.
The normal tempo of life increases and you may have an unsettling feeling of always having to catch up. This is not a good eclipse for making plans or attending to detailed paperwork due to lack of concentration. Mishaps are likely in your communications whether in person, in writing or on the internet where misunderstandings could lead to arguments.
On the positive side, you have an increased ability to view things through a different perspective, which can lead to original ideas and breakthroughs. Chance encounters with others are possible, but most new friendships will probably be short-lived. Think twice before making bold statements, and double-check and travel plans. Avoid making spontaneous decisions or agreeing to things on the spur of the moment. So remaining flexible and open-minded is key to dealing with any unexpected events, from your car breaking down to printer jams. This bright pale yellow star in the neck of the Eagle gives a bold, confident, valiant, unyielding, ambitious and liberal nature, great and sudden but ephemeral wealth and a position of command.
Altair conjunct Sun gives public honor, notoriety, favors from superiors, many friends and some envious ones who cause trouble through writings, some ill-health and losses, and danger of bites from venomous animals. Lunar Eclipse January is opposite Mercury and square Uranus. This signals unexpected events and news that are likely to cause anxiety and uncertainty about the future.
So keeping an open mind and staying calm and patient is key to dealing with this erratic and unpredictable energy. Otherwise, impulsive reactions, rapid mood swing and miscommunication could cause panic and chaos. Although the fixed star conjunct the Sun does not moderate this erratic energy, it does offer help by giving confidence and courage.
The lunar eclipse January astrology is most affected by a challenging If Lunar Eclipse January directly impacts your horoscope decan . I have Natal Leo Mars at 5 degr (and a late degree Leo Sun at 22 d), with. Solar Eclipse in Capricorn: January 5, , Astrological Chart. A partial Solar Eclipse occurs on January 5, , at 15 degrees and 25 minutes of Capricorn.
Self-control and patience will counter a tendency to overreact and argue when faced with stressful situations. So take small steps and be adaptable. If Lunar Eclipse January directly impacts your horoscope decan you can read about its effect in your monthly horoscope. For more detail about how it affects your natal chart see Full Moon Transits. Yes, you will be personally impacted.
As to how cannot be answered without assessing your whole chart. In a general sense, though, Venusian issues will, obviously, be highlighted for you. Venus rules a wide range spheres which include money, relationships of all kinds — romance, love, friendships, business partnerships — pleasure, luxuries, beauty, design, fine arts — including music, indulgence and over-indulgence, harmony, sensuality, indolence, valuables, and justice and the law, just to name a few examples.
You may experience a sudden change related to one of these areas.
Thank you HeavenSent! I consider Venus somewhat weakened and challenged at this lunar eclipse. You may be luckier than most, with your Venus supported by the Sun. Use comedy, poetry and music to bridge the divide. Yet the Mars trine Venus aspect today, and thru the eclipse, has built up a strong flow between the sexes, it is possible your natal Venus is better positioned to enable actual conjugation. Very interesting, thank you! Venus is not too well positioned….
Thanks for reminder about asteroids.
The eclipse on my 0 Leo Mercury. Opportunity just passed my IC.
Family will take great importance during this transit as Jupiter and Mars make aspects that will shift your attention briefly to matters of the Home. There will be harmony with Home thanks to the aspect made by the Moon.
It is possible for you to feel inspired to pursue any creative venues. Trust your intuition and the powerful dreams you will have during this transit.
This is your season. It might have felt stuffy for you with all of those planets in your 12th, but now that the Sun is in your First, you will feel awakened with the burst of energy needed to take on the world. You will feel confident in your abilities, wanting to feel an emotional connection with others in a more intimate level. Whatever self-doubts or fear lingered in your mind will slowly be erased.
Jupiter will make you feel the strength in your social groups and Venus will make you feel loved by them. This is a period of excitement for you. The focus will be on you now and what you have accomplished. With this Moon transit, you will be able to learn new abilities and you will throw yourself completely into your projects.
The party will stop, and the hard work begins here and will continue for the next six months to a year. It is possible that you will achieve honors depending on how hard you work this transit. Lots of praise and tributes are in store for you. This transit will also give you the gift of knowledge and experience, all needed to succeed. It might not seem like fun, but it is imperative to learn and value what it truly means to be responsible.
Nunez is a something astrology-obsessed accountant, avid reader and writer that enjoys escaping through words. This article was originally published at Cosmic Socialite. Reprinted with permission from the author. Follow Us. Sign in. Zodiac January 21, Overall, this full moon is going to be a good time to just chill and focus on you. Stardust, as well as astrologers Maia Orion and Blue June , spoke to Bustle to help shed some light on how the January full moon will affect each zodiac sign , so buckle up and take a peek at what's in store for your sign.
Falling apart? Pssh, not a badass lil' Aries like you. More like falling in love : "Your romantic senses are heightened now, as you drift in on a cloud filled of lofty and sensual dreams," shares Stardust. You're feeling the heart eyes to the max during this full moon, which happens to fall in a fellow fire sign — so indulge in the sweet vibes you'll be feeling and let yourself have some fiery fun.
Too much of any good thing can quickly turn toxic, and given all the mental stimulation this full moon is serving you, Gem, cutting down your screen time could prove to be soothing.
Time to make it rain! The energy is high during this full moon, crab sister — and your bank account balance could be, too. Don't spend it all in one place, but allow your mind to wander to new, abundant possibilities under this moon's illuminating rays. Full moon party? More like full moon and chill for you, Virgo — cause you've earned it.