Astrology of Today – Friday, August 31, 2018

Today’s Moon:

  • 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.