Astro Guide

Daily Horoscope: August 09, 2016

Daily horoscopes and astrology for Aquarius, Pisces, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, and Capricorn.
August 9, 2016, 7:00am
Illustration by Nicole Ginelli

The Moon is in sexy Scorpio all day, and it will make some smooth connections with Venus and Neptune while it's there. The Moon and sweet Venus in down-to-earth Virgo connect at 10:43 AM, making this an easy time for communication and getting along. Then the Moon connects with dreamy Neptune in Water sign Pisces at 11:38 PM, boosting our intuitive abilities: This is an excellent evening to dust off your Ouija board.

All times EST.


You're in a very intense mood today, Aries, but you're getting shit done and feeling productive, so it's not all bad. Don't overbook yourself—make it an early night. Time alone in meditation or for healing is called for.


Relationships are a big focus for you today, Taurus—both romantic and platonic. People are in a cooperative mood, making communication easy. Tonight's vibe is dreamy and especially good for enjoying art, music, or dancing.


The Moon Scorpio is encouraging you to tackle your chores and get healthy. Working out an issue at home or with your family will be a big theme today, and good vibes at work or concerning your reputation will come your way, too.


The Moon is in fellow Water sign Scorpio, lighting up the sector of your chart that rules creativity and romance. Scorpio's regenerative powers will do wonders for you today. Messages are coming your way.


Sharing things fairly is a big theme for you today, Leo. Move away from the people in your life who take more than they give. The Moon in Scorpio is activating the home and family sector of your chart, so embrace your domestic side today.


The Moon in Scorpio is activating the sector of your chart that rules the mind. Interesting messages are coming your way. It's a great day to express yourself if you have something you need to get off your chest—people are feeling empathetic.


Trusting your intuition around a work or financial situation is super important today, Libra. The Moon in Scorpio is helping you make the right decisions. You know your worth, so don't settle for less than you deserve!


The Moon is in your sign today, Scorpio! This is a wonderful time for you to connect with your heart: What are your desires? Are you listening to what your feelings are teaching you? Don't ignore your pain or disbelieve your joy.


What are you even doing with your life, Sagittarius? You used to have a plan, but everything is in flux right now. You're living in limbo—but you may as well enjoy it. Let yourself rest, be lazy, and heal today.


Mercury retrograde is around the corner, Capricorn, so take advantage of today's cooperative and intuitive vibe to have a few important conversations. The Moon in Scorpio will connect you to the right people today.


You pride yourself on being logical, Aquarius, but when it comes to your career, fame, and popularity, you know you need to use your intuition. This is especially true today. Trust your gut!


The Moon is in fellow psychic Water sign Scorpio today, illuminating the part of your chart that rules learning and travel. Team up with someone else to explore something new today.

What's in the stars for you in August? Read your monthly horoscope here.

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