This astrology calendar outlines all of the major astrological aspects for 2023, helping you plan for the year!
You’ll find the major planetary transits, retrograde periods, all phases in the lunar cycle including New moons, Full Moons, and Quarter moons, zodiac sign changes, as well as what it all means for you this month.
Note: this calendar uses the Eastern time zone.
September 2023 Astrological Transits
Moon in Aries Trine Venus in Leo
The people in your life may benefit you now, and you can enjoy working with others in new ways.
Waning Gibbous Moon in Aries
Moon Enters Taurus
It can be important to ground yourself as energy can be very wonky at the moment, and grounding yourself can keep you from getting lost in all of it.
Venus Direct in Leo
With Venus retrograde coming to an end, you can start to sort through issues that have come up in the last month and a bit, and work on finding more inspiration and creativity that has been missing. Energy can start to return slowly.
Waning Gibbous Moon in Aries/Taurus
Jupiter Retrograde Begins in Taurus
Jupiter retrograde kicks off and occurs entirely in Taurus, and Jupiter retrograde is traditionally a time when you don’t have as many opportunities but can work through some karma. In Taurus, you may be especially slow and stubborn sometimes, so try to be more flexible.
Waning Gibbous Moon in Taurus
Moon Enters Gemini
There can be a lot on your plate, and your focus may be scattered. Give your mind a little break as needed.
Waning Gibbous Moon in Taurus/Gemini
Last Quarter Moon in Gemini
Clearing out old ideas and eliminating those that no longer work for you can be important over the next week. You may also want to clean out your head and lighten up your mind.
Moon Enters Cancer
The foundation of something in your life may need attention to be strengthened, and you can focus on making sure any core issues are being tackled and fixed.
Sun in Virgo Trine Jupiter in Taurus
Being open to possibilities can be beneficial for you, and you can focus on ways you can maximize your potential and go far.
Waning Crescent Moon in Gemini/Cancer
Moon Enters Leo
Take care of your heart, and let your heart lead you to what needs to be addressed most. This has likely been thrown off lately, so working on it now can start to fix things.
Waning Crescent Moon in Cancer/Leo
Moon in Leo Conjunct Venus in Leo
The people in your life may need more attention from you, and you can help them out more easily. You can enjoy your time with them.
Waning Crescent Moon in Leo
Moon in Leo Square Uranus in Taurus
There may be something upsetting you that makes you want to lash out, but this doesn’t help. Try looking at the situation from a different perspective.
Moon Enters Virgo
Work on your schedule and list of things to do, and try to maximize the time and energy you have. It may not last long, so this is the time to give it more focus.
Waning Crescent Moon in Leo/Virgo
New Moon in Virgo
The Virgo New Moon is usually a time for new projects, new jobs, new schedules, and new routines, but this New Moon comes with Mercury direct in Virgo the next day, which gives it a different color. You may want to focus on things you can finish fast or that have been stalled for a while.
Read this: The Ultimate Guide to New Moons
Mercury Direct in Virgo
Mercury direct in Virgo means you can start to get back on track with the work you need to finish and get organized again. This may take a little time to adjust to, and you can feel more like normal with your work ethic.
Moon in Libra
It can be important to bring some balance into your life, which can help you feel more emotionally secure. What have you not had the time for lately?
Waxing Crescent Moon in Virgo/Libra
Moon in Libra Conjunct Mars in Libra
Energy can surge, though it may be temporary, so try to take advantage of it. Focus on what you need to get started.
Waxing Crescent Moon in Libra
Venus in Leo Square Jupiter in Taurus
Laziness can take over, and it can be difficult to get moving with anything. You may feel too good and have a hard time finding motivation, so it’s a better time to relax.
Moon Enters Scorpio
Passion and intensity can return, and this can help you get to the heart of matters and finally take action with something.
Waxing Crescent Moon in Libra/Scorpio
Sun in Virgo Opposite Neptune in Pisces
It can be difficult to focus, and you may struggle with maintaining boundaries, but it’s important to make sure you hold them. Otherwise, you may feel taken advantage of.
Waxing Crescent Moon in Scorpio
Moon Enters Sagittarius
Expanding your life and mind in new ways can be good for you, and you can take in more wisdom and knowledge and share what you already know with others.
Waxing Crescent Moon in Scorpio/Sagittarius
Sun in Virgo Trine Pluto in Capricorn
Work to become more comfortable with your personal power. Dig within to transform and acknowledge the power you have.
Waxing Crescent Moon in Sagittarius
First Quarter Moon in Sagittarius
Adjustments can continue from August, and there may be an important development over the next week. You can work on adjusting in big ways, and this can be extra beneficial.
Moon Enters Capricorn
If you’re feeling ambitious, put this to work, work on your long-term plans, take action with your goals, and see what you can improve.
Sun Enters Libra
Partnership, balance, and fairness can be important during Libra season, and you can spend more time with others, welcome new people into your life, and restore balance. You may want peace and harmony and can feel more decisive without chaos.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Capricorn
Moon Enters Aquarius
The unconventional may be the right way to go with problems you need to solve, and opening up to something different can be an easy way to solve it.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Capricorn/Aquarius
Mercury in Virgo Trine Jupiter in Taurus
Big ideas may need more attention, and you can put together big plans that excite you. Your mind can be an advantage.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Aquarius
Moon Enters Pisces
Sensitivity may be higher than usual, and you can be more in tune with the subtle energies all around you. Try to protect yourself well.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Aquarius/Pisces
Moon in Pisces Sextile Jupiter in Taurus
New experiences can be enticing, and you can be more willing to try new things for the new knowledge you attain.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Pisces
Moon Enters Aries
There may be something new that you want to get started with, and you can take the initiative for it quickly. You can use your energy and feel motivated.
Waxing Gibbous Moon in Pisces/Aries
Full Moon in Aries
The Aries Full Moon can drive you using your emotions, and you can focus on what you’re most invested in. You may have a short temper, though, and need to keep yourself busy.
Read this: The Ultimate Guide to Full Moons
Venus in Leo Square Uranus in Taurus
Old issues that have some up in the last few months may be resolved now, but with a smart approach, not one where you’re lashing out.
Moon Enters Taurus
Slowing down and being more present can help you feel more confident, and once you take action, you can see it through, thanks to that confidence.
Mercury in Virgo Trine Uranus in Taurus
The unconventional ideas and plans that you’ve been working on for the last few months can reach a culmination or end, and you can see how this plays out now for real and not just in theory.