- The Moon is in Taurus.
- The Moon is waning and in its Waning Gibbous phase.
- We are in between a Full Moon (which occurred on the 26th in the sign of Pisces) and the Last Quarter Moon (which will happen on September 2nd).
- Mercury is in its post-retrograde shadow until September 2nd.
- Mars is in its post-retrograde shadow, too, until October 8th (Mars was retrograde from June 26th to August 27th).
- Current retrogrades: Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, and Chiron.