That all said, this particular retrograde is definitely going to hit a few signs harder than it will others, so those folks will want to take some extra time out to reflect, review, and refine their path when it comes to all-things-Mercury. Stardust weighed in on the zodiac signs Mercury retrograde summer will affect most , so read on to find out if you're one of them. Gemini, you know that mile-a-minute gossip is your Achilles' heel, so do your best to reel it in during your ruling planet's backspin — else risk some major miscommunication-induced headaches.
Think before you speak. Ruled by the moon, your moods change as often as the tides, Cancer — but given that Mercury dipping in and out of your sign during its retrograde period, you'll be feeling the emotional roller coaster even more intensely. Because of varying perspectives, observers on the Earth's surface will experience the transit at slightly different times depending on their location. Previous Mercury Transit was on 9 May Next Mercury Transit will be on 13 Nov All rights reserved. Menu timeanddate. Tweet Follow. Facebook Twitter.
Is this Mercury Transit visible in New York? Live Transit Animation will start at:. You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Show your confidence and optimism and reap the rewards. You are restless and find it difficult to settle in one place.
Your larger-than-life ideals stand in the way of you achieving your goals. Your challenge is to find a balance between stability and adventure. Then you will be able to reach all your goals. We can become aware of responsibilities or time limitations now that can hold us back from spontaneous, direct choices and actions. Results are delayed, and we need to be patient. This is a time for slowing down in order to make adjustments and edits to our plans.
This a time for dreaming rather than important decision-making.
You place importance on communication within the family. Information about your family and its background is also important to you. For instance you may like to collect family photos or study family history. You look after yourself and others by communicating emotional issues. We are mentally alert and aware, and might be experimenting or opening our minds to new ideas. We could be feeling inspired, and our thinking is inventive. Varying our usual routine may be rewarding.
For you romance and reliability go hand in hand. You approach relationships slowly and steadily, looking for someone who will prove solid and secure. You enjoy sensuality, and are reliable with finances. We might see one another, and our relationships, in a different light. We could reconnect with someone or improve an existing bond.
We could be up for a challenge now. Increased insight in relationships, with money, and in business. We are less likely to move straightforwardly towards our desires now. Our emotional moods especially affect the pursuit of our goals. We are a little more cautious and conservative under this influence, but we will fight for, about, or on behalf of those people and things that are dearest to our heart. You are pulled between expressing your energy and holding it back.
This may stem from your childhood when a father figure restricted your independence. Your goal is to blend the two energies so that you can then achieve success from self discipline. Inspiration might be found now, and our intuition is strong. There can be letting go of anger, or a softening of the disposition. Creative arts, particularly physical ones, are favored.
You are being challenged to become assertive and focussed on your personal goals. Independence and self-confidence are keys to your growth in this life.
You may find yourself thrust into leadership roles. This is a time to increase our cultural and spiritual awareness, expand our higher minds, broaden our experiences, and place our faith in the universe.
Jupiter in Sagittarius is bold, opinionated, just, and adventurous. November 8, , to December 2, You are artistic and talented but need to learn self-discipline if you are to make something of it. You may be careless with your possessions and need to learn to handle money.
Conservation, moderation, definition, structure, simplicity, and realism are themes now. We might also be striving for more authority in a particular area of our lives now. You are able to use your inspiration to be of service to humanity. You also have a talent for bringing this out in other people and helping them to work on improving social conditions.
You are an ambitious and powerful person. You are a powerful leader and must learn to use your unique insights for positive purposes. You face restrictions in your current life as you struggle to express yourself. You may feel shy and inhibited in groups. In past lives you have been a responsible and hard-working individual capable of working on your own to complete arduous tasks.
In this life you need to develop these talents. You may suffer physical illnesses which you will need to work to overcome. Innovative ways to make ourselves comfortable emerge.
There can be abrupt changes with money, valuables, possessions, and income that lead to a reshuffling of priorities or values. Income might come from non-traditional sources or ventures. New ways of doing business, as well as making, viewing, and handling money are likely. Income and the energy we put into making money can be variable. May 15, , to November 6, , then March 6, , to July 7, , and then November 7, , to April 25, A long-term influence in which fantasy, imagination, compassion, and spirituality are in stronger focus. April 4, , to August 4, , then February 3, , to March 30, , then October 22, , to January 26, Tests of our boundaries; breaking down and rebuilding structures and rules.
From January 25, , to June 14, , then November 26, , to March 23, , then June 11, , to January 20, , then September 1, , to November 19, Part of Body: Muscle insertions of upper to lower legs. You have a tendency to become embroiled in the dramas of life.
This is the right time to make a new start with this person. Think before you speak. This transit causes us to think deeply and philosophically about our need for freedom versus our responsibilities. Venus changes sign about once a month and with each change of sign, indicates what we value and are interested in. You are finally free to move ahead.
You are familiar with the darker side of life. Your challenge is to rise above the negativity and use your resources for the good of others. Your sense of being has been violated in some way and you may fear asserting yourself.
You may also over-compensate by attempting to be the first at everything. Physically you may suffer head wounds. You may become a pioneer in a way which will be of service to humanity. This can be a time for grabbing the reins and working solo.
There can be strong energy for new enterprises but not necessarily for routine work. You are able to see both sides of a story and help bring opposing parties into agreement. You are a diplomat and a defender of justice. Part of Body: Nerve supply to kidney and renal pelvis. You want a close and caring emotional bond with your partner. You want to share your meals and home with your loved one.