Confronting Policy and Disease – February 12-19 2020

The Moon in Libra seeks balance, easily merging with Venus in opposition aspect then finding not all is well with the square aspects to Jupiter, Pluto and Saturn in Capricorn. Social issues are targeted for radical change, although there is a greater chance for a successful resolution of items scheduled on your agenda. On Valentine’s Day you want to please with Moon in Scorpio quincunx aspect to Venus in Aries, although the perfect gift is difficult to find, to show your appreciation.  The 3rd quarter Moon phase finds more effective effort to combat illness caused by the coronavirus, as Jupiter in Capricorn approaches the sextile aspect to Neptune in PiscesMars ingress to Capricorn to replenish the stellium on the 16th as Jupiter approaches the sextile aspect with Venus, and the Moon a square aspect to Neptune, the epidemic is at a critical stage.  The Sun ingress to Pisces on the 19th with semisextile aspects to Uranus in Taurus and the Moon/Mars in Capricorn progress can be made as rational solutions are implemented. Mars in Capricorn approaches a trine aspect to Uranus in Taurus as Mercury turns retrograde, captives may be released.

Summary of Major Aspects of the Week

Wednesday February 12 – The Moon in Libra is in an opposition aspect (180 deg, tense) to Venus in Aries early in the morning hours (US times) and Tuesday evening in the eastern hemisphere where the epic center of the coronavirus is located. Tensions must be running high for those under quarantine. The Moon in a quincunx aspect (150 deg, complex) to Mercury in Pisces as captives plead for release. In the US, the primary season gets more attention. With NH results, Jupiter in Cap approaching a sextile aspect (60 deg, working trine) to Neptune in Pisces as we are more involved in political and health issues. Can we filter out the elements of dissolution and/or disease? It is vital for survival to do so.

Thursday February 13th –  The Moon in Libra is in a square aspect (90 deg, harsh) to Pluto in Capricorn early today, as status is challenged.  The Moon in a trine aspect (120 deg, easy) to the Sun in Aquarius as candidates see advancement in standing. The Jupiter sextile aspect (60 deg, helpful) to Neptune continues to strengthen, as the battle to overcome the negative forces continues.  Conquering dissolution with careful and rational measures with Saturn in Capricorn leads to a more secure future. It is not until December 2020 that Jupiter supersedes Saturn in Aquarius, and social order returns with a more enlightened view, and the epidemic conquered. The Moon ingress Scorpio late in the day with an opposition aspect (180 deg, tense) to Uranus in Taurus as tensions and controversy increase.

Friday February 14th – A quincunx aspect (150 deg, complex) from the Moon in Scorpio to Venus in Aries correlates as personalities speak to help to defuse tension. A Valentine’s Day greeting opens hearts. The Moon moves to a trine aspect to Mercury in Pisces for reciprocal love. Later in the day, the Moon is in a sextile aspect (60 deg, helpful) to Jupiter in Capricorn and trine aspect (120 deg, easy) to Neptune in Pisces, Jupiter sextile aspect (60 deg, helpful) to Neptune as well, an achievement in scientific methods brings some relief.

Third Quarter Moon Phase
February 15, 2020

Saturday February 15th – The Moon in Scorpio sextile aspect (60 deg, helpful) to Pluto and Saturn in Capricorn could mean an unfriendly setback. Pluto and Saturn are brought closer together again with the lunar aspect. Mars ingress to Capricorn overnight while the Moon ingress to Sagittarius also occurs. More aggressive actions (Mars) in diplomacy and restrictive policies (Capricorn) could be seen now, with Pluto, Saturn, Jupiter and Mars in the Capricorn stellium.  

Sunday February 16th – The Moon in Sagittarius is in a trine aspect (120 deg, easy) to Chiron in Aries, for ease in accessing the wisdom of experience. Agreements become possible as the Moon then is trine aspect to Venus in Aries. Work to contain the spread of disease and disinformation symbolized by Neptune in Pisces, is empowered by diligent efforts (stellium in Cap).  Counter-efforts to dilute the truth also continue, as the Pisces fish swim in both directions. Mercury in Pisces stations and turns retrograde overnight, with the Moon in Sadge in a square aspect (90 deg, harsh) to Mercury challenging the disingenuous statements and forcing retractions.

Monday February 17th – The Moon in Sagittarius reflects a philosophical consensus, and in a square aspect (90 deg, harsh) to Neptune in Pisces, a reactive force, challenges accepted versions of truth. With Mercury retro, a review of procedures reveals certain false statements. Jupiter in a sextile aspect (60 deg, helpful) to Neptune seeks to contain the fallout, to integrate fact and fiction to some advantage.

Tuesday February 18th – The Moon ingress to Capricorn and a conjunction aspect (0 deg, combining) with Mars adds to the stellium for authenticity.  The Moon is trine aspect (120 deg, flowing) to Chiron in Aries, evokes the wisdom of the ages, and with a semisextile aspect (30 deg, sharp) to Ceres in Aquarius, involves the hope for renewal in matters of mental and physical health. The Sun ingress to Pisces brings more empathy to the scene with scientific knowledge and experience, and a hope for remedial solutions. Mars approaches the trine aspect (120 deg, easy) to Uranus in Taurus utilizing available tools to confront persistent issues.

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February 11, 2020
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