July 2018 Astrology dates are bringing major changes! July 2018 Zodiac Events include 6 Planetary Retrogrades (7 if you include Chiron) and a total Lunar Eclipse! The Summer is on and Leo is in the House with the Sun moving into it’s Ruling Sign and Mercury going Retrograde in the Loud Lion! Be in the Know so these influences don’t take you by storm!
Chiron Stations Retrograde – Thursday 7/5/2018 12:46AM EST
Chiron, the wounded warrior Asteroid, begins a 4-month retrograde cycle. Although Chiron is not a planet, Chiron Retrogrades are a time to heal old wounds.
Moon Squares the Sun / Last Quarter Moon– Friday 7/6/2018 3:51AM
This waning moon in the Cardinal & Fire Sign of Aries is a time to complete unfinished projects! Waning moons serve to release. Moon and Sun Squares are stressful aspects. For help practical tools to navigate the square for both Waxing and Waning Moons, check out this article.
Venus Enters Virgo – Monday 7/9/2018 10:32PM
Venus moves into the Mutable, Earth sign of Virgo. Time for self-discipline. Venus impacts love and our values depending on the Zodiac sign that it is in. Venus in Virgo is in its’ fall. This is a stressful time for the planet of Love. Love is pragmatic and critical for the next few weeks. For more about Venus through the Signs checkout our gallery!
Jupiter Stations Direct – Tuesday 7/10/2018 1:02PM
Jupiter rules our moral beliefs and promotes exponential growth. As the largest planet, Jupiter magnifies whatever Zodiac sign it is in. Jupiter Retrograde has come to an end in the mystical, Fixed & Water sign of Scorpio.
Solar Eclipse & New Moon in Cancer – Thursday 7/12/2018 10:48PM
New Moons are an excellent time to begin new endeavors. This New Moon is special because the Moon rules Cancer and this is a Solar Eclipse! Cancer is a Cardinal & Water sign. This is an excellent time to initiate projects and intentions revolving around Family and the Home!
Moon Squares the Sun / First Quarter Moon – Thursday 7/19/2018 3:52PM
This waxing moon is in the Cardinal & Air sign Libra. This is an excellent time to grow and proceed in projects related to balanced relationships. Devoting time to building relationships is especially fruitful right now.
Sun Enters Leo – Sunday 7/22/2018 5:01PM
The heat is on with Fixed & Fire Leo Season! Leo is ruled by the Sun and is unapologetically Hot! Leo is a bold sign with unwavering determination. Leos like to take center stage and have huge hearts! With the Sun in Leo, we have entered a fixed season.
Mercury Stations Retrograde – Thursday 7/26/2018 1:03AM
Mercury rules thinking and communication. Mercury Stations Retrograde three times a year for about three weeks. This Retrograde cycle is in Leo and Mercury is in its’ fall in Leo. This Mercury Retrograde will have a fire-intensity and will bring difficulties. For Assistance Surviving Mercury Retrogrades see here!
Full Moon in Aquarius – Friday 7/27/2018 4:20PM
Full Moon in Aquarius. The Sun and moon are directly opposite in the Fixed Signs of Leo and Aquarius. This Air and Fire celestial opposition stimulates decisive action and changes at home and work!
Take July’s Zodiac Signs and Transitions as a time to be super productive and build the life you desire. Join our community and stay in the know.
Remember, Always Choose Kindness!
Love, Light & Reverence,
Maria Mercedes O’Neill