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    Current Planets
    20-Jul-2017, 14:57 UT/GMT
    Sun284'40"20n33
    Moon1918'47"18n17
    Mercury2319'38"14n07
    Venus1725'20"20n45
    Mars04'14"21n11
    Jupiter1535'52"5s00
    Saturn2210' 6"r21s55
    Uranus2827' 1"10n23
    Neptune1357'49"r7s10
    Pluto1752'20"r21s30
    TrueNode2425'30"r13n23
    Chiron2842'13"r3n07
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Personal Daily Horoscope of Thursday, 20 July 2017
for James Eagan Holmes [Adb], born 13 December 1987

Moon void of course

The void of course Moon is not a personal phenomenon but refers to the current aspects of the Moon with other planets. There is no relation to your natal chart, and therefore the void of course Moon is not interpreted on a personal level.

When the Moon makes its final aspect with another planet before it enters the next zodiac sign, a phase which we call "Moon void of course" begins. The aspects used for the calculation of the void of course Moon are conjunction, opposition, square, trine and sextile. Aspects to the Moon's Nodes, Lilith and Chiron are ignored. This phase ends with the ingress of the Moon into the next zodiac sign.

Some astrologers assume that the time of void of course Moon is best used for taking a rest, relaxing, meditating, turning inward, or simply for enjoying oneself. In any case, this is not a good time for important decisions or actions which require a positive outcome. The American astrologer Donna Cunningham, for example, advises to use this time for undemanding routine work like housekeeping or organising your desk. She even goes as far as to say that this time can be used for issues which you would prefer to remain unresolved.

The void of course Moon was originally introduced by the astrologer William Lilly in the 17th century. He claimed that a period during which the Moon was void of course was adverse to important decisions and activities. However, Lilly assumed that these periods were favourable when the Moon was in Taurus, Cancer, Sagittarius or Pisces, i.e. in one of the signs of rulership or exaltation of the benefics Jupiter and Venus.

The duration of the void of course Moon can vary greatly. It can be very short - sometimes it lasts only for seconds -, but it may also last as long as two days. It is even possible for the Moon to cross a complete sign without making a single aspect with another planet. In this case the void of course phase re-starts when the Moon enters the sign, or rather continues the void of course phase of the previous sign. This phase ends yet again with the ingress of the Moon into the following sign.

If you find in the Daily Horoscope that the Moon is void of course and want to know when this phase is over, you simply search for the following ingress of the Moon. This can be on the same day or on one of the following days.

Event selected by user:
Moon void of course (Gemini),  voc, exact at 22:41   
until 21 July, 01:09
Every Thursday (until revoked) there is free access to all transits listed below.
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Transit selected for today (by the computer):
Moon opposition Uranus, exact at 19:40 (L)
Other transits occurring today
Venus in 11th house, from 08:04  (L)
Mercury trine Saturn, exact at 08:45 (L)
Moon opposition Mercury, exact at 03:33 (L)
Moon in 11th house, from 04:54  (L)
Moon sextile Ascendant, exact at 07:03 (L)
Moon sextile Jupiter, exact at 08:41 (L)
Moon opposition Sun, exact at 11:44 (L)
Moon opposition Saturn, exact at 14:30 (L)
Moon conjunction Chiron, exact at 19:09 (L)
Important long-term influences     (overview)
"Heightened intuition" (Neptune sextile MC) (L)
"Concentrating energy" (Saturn conjunction Sun) (L)
"Painless lessons" (Neptune trine Mars) (L)
"Self-defense" (Mars in 12th house) (L)
"Good eye measure" (Jupiter sextile Mercury) (L)
"Your point of view" (Mercury in 1st house) (L)
"Artistic matters" (Venus in 10th house) (L)
"Easy company" (Venus in 11th house) (L)
"Self-inquiry" (Sun in 12th house) (L)
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