- The Moon is in Gemini briefly today, and is in Cancer from 12:01 AM forward.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase until 1:01 AM, after which the Moon is in its Waning Crescent phase.
- We are in between the Last Quarter Moon (which occurred on the 4th) and the New Moon Solar Eclipse (which will happen on August 11th in the sign of Leo).
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from July 26-August 19).
- Mars is retrograde (Mars is retrograde from June 26th to August 27th)—there are less than three weeks left of the Mars retrograde cycle.
- Also retrograde: Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, and Chiron.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).