Try this Tarot reading! And as counterintuitive as it may seem, the less we chase after popularity and approval, the more likely we are to attract the right kind of attention—from people who really get us.
This full moon is all about letting your light shine. Click here for your personalized in-depth horoscope for January. Relationships make excellent mirrors, Leo —and when the image reflected back to you is a flattering one, it can be hard to look away! Good work is its own reward, Virgo. After all, when your efforts are taken for granted, even a labor of love can start to feel like a chore.
The more, the merrier, Libra!
Fortunately, your friends have you to keep them connected. At this full moon, it may be time to pass the torch so you can have some fun. Hiding in plain sight, Scorpio? Flying under the radar may help you maintain your mystique—but it can also backfire by making you invisible. This full moon challenges to balance your need for privacy with your desire to stand out.
Call us crazy, Sag , but we think you might be a little too open-minded. It peaks this year on the night of August 12 and the morning of August The second quarter moon will block out some of the fainter meteors this year, but the Perseids are so bright and numerous that it should still be a good show. Meteors will radiate from the constellation Perseus, but can appear anywhere in the sky. August 13 - Venus at Greatest Western Elongation. This is the best time to view Venus since it will be at its highest point above the horizon in the morning sky.
Look for the bright planet in the eastern sky before sunrise. August 19 - New Moon. September 2 - Full Moon. This full moon was known by early Native American tribes as the Full Corn Moon because the corn is harvested around this time of year. September 11 - Neptune at Opposition. The blue giant planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun.
Lunar Day 11 This day gives you an abundance of energy and favours moves and changes. Mars Retrograde gives you an opportunity to recuperate and refocus your energy so you're spending it on what matters most and what will make the biggest impact in your life. Other planetary influences that will stimulate this eclipse are Saturn opposition node, Uranus sextile Lilith, Saturn sextile Neptune, Neptune trine north node, Moon square Chiron, Moon sextile Uranus, Moon trine Lilith. Being passive. Lunar Day 8 An auspicious day for trips, especially a business trip or long journey. At the same time, your desire for freedom and independence is strengthened, and you will want to establish your own rules.
This is the best time to view and photograph Neptune. Due to its extreme distance from Earth, it will only appear as a tiny blue dot in all but the most powerful telescopes.
September 17 - New Moon. September 22 - September Equinox.
The September equinox occurs at UTC. This is also the first day of fall autumnal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the first day of spring vernal equinox in the Southern Hemisphere. October 1 - Full Moon. This full moon was known by early Native American tribes as the Full Hunters Moon because at this time of year the leaves are falling and the game is fat and ready to hunt. This moon has also been known as the Travel Moon and the Blood Moon. This moon is also known as the Harvest Moon. The Harvest Moon is the full moon that occurs closest to the September equinox each year.
October 1 - Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation. October 7 - Draconids Meteor Shower. The Draconids is a minor meteor shower producing only about 10 meteors per hour. It is produced by dust grains left behind by comet 21P Giacobini-Zinner, which was first discovered in The Draconids is an unusual shower in that the best viewing is in the early evening instead of early morning like most other showers. The shower runs annually from October and peaks this year on the the night of the 7th.
The second quarter moon will ensure dark skies in the early evening for what should be a good show. Best viewing will be in the early evening from a dark location far away from city lights. Meteors will radiate from the constellation Draco, but can appear anywhere in the sky. October 13 - Mars at Opposition. The red planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. This is the best time to view and photograph Mars.
A medium-sized telescope will allow you to see some of the dark details on the planet's orange surface. October 16 - New Moon.
October 21, 22 - Orionids Meteor Shower. The Orionids is an average shower producing up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by dust grains left behind by comet Halley, which has been known and observed since ancient times. The shower runs annually from October 2 to November 7. It peaks this year on the night of October 21 and the morning of October The waxing crescent moon will set before midnight leaving dark skies for what should be a good show. Meteors will radiate from the constellation Orion, but can appear anywhere in the sky.
October 31 - Full Moon, Blue Moon.
Since this is the second full moon in the same month, it is sometimes referred to as a blue moon. This rare calendar event only occurs every few months, giving rise to the term "once in a blue moon".
October 31 - Uranus at Opposition. The blue-green planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. This is the best time to view Uranus. Due to its distance, it will only appear as a tiny blue-green dot in all but the most powerful telescopes. November 4, 5 - Taurids Meteor Shower.
The Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about meteors per hour. It is unusual in that it consists of two separate streams. The first is produced by dust grains left behind by Asteroid TG The second stream is produced by debris left behind by Comet 2P Encke. The shower runs annually from September 7 to December It peaks this year on the the night of November 4. The first quarter moon will block out all but the brightest meteors this year.
If you are patient, you may still be able to catch a few good ones. Best viewing will be just after midnight from a dark location far away from city lights. Meteors will radiate from the constellation Taurus, but can appear anywhere in the sky. November 10 - Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. November 15 - New Moon.
November 17, 18 - Leonids Meteor Shower. The Leonids is an average shower, producing up to 15 meteors per hour at its peak. This shower is unique in that it has a cyclonic peak about every 33 years where hundreds of meteors per hour can be seen. That last of these occurred in The Leonids is produced by dust grains left behind by comet Tempel-Tuttle, which was discovered in The shower runs annually from November It peaks this year on the night of the 17th and morning of the 18th. The crescent moon will set early in the evening leaving dark skies for what should be an excellent show.
Meteors will radiate from the constellation Leo, but can appear anywhere in the sky. November 30 - Full Moon. This full moon was known by early Native American tribes as the Full Beaver Moon because this was the time of year to set the beaver traps before the swamps and rivers froze. It has also been known as the Frosty Moon and the Hunter's Moon. November 30 - Penumbral Lunar Eclipse. The eclipse will be visible throughout most of North America, the Pacific Ocean, and northeastern Asia including Japan. December 13, 14 - Geminids Meteor Shower. The Geminids is the king of the meteor showers.
It is considered by many to be the best shower in the heavens, producing up to multicolored meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by an asteroid known as Phaethon, which was discovered in The shower runs annually from December Solar eclipses, which will occur in on July 2 and December 26 , correspond with new beginnings and unexpected opportunities. However, since the sun which symbolizes our external experience is obscured by the moon representing our emotional inner-world during this lunation, solar eclipse events often first begin internally.