The SUN entered the FIXED FIRE SIGN of LEO on Tuesday, July 23, 12.50 pm.
The SUN will transit LEO until August 23, 8.01 pm, with the ingress into VIRGO.
August 2019 Signs Ingress and Retro Periods of the Fast Moving Planets
VENUS entered LEO on Sunday, July 28, at 11.53 am. VENUS will transit LEO until Wednesday, August 21, 7.06 pm, with the ingress into VIRGO.
VENUS‘ s Transit through VIRGO will last until September 14, at 11.42 pm.
UPDATES ON MERCURY CYCLE: MERCURY entered LEO on June 27. The RETRO PERIOD of MERCURY began on July 8 and will end on August 1, RETRO MERCURY transiting between LEO 04°27′ and CANCER 23°56′.
MERCURY re-entered CANCER, in Retro motion, on July 19, and will enter LEO for good, in Direct motion, on August 12. .For a general post on the Retrogradation of Mercury’s effects, please navigate to this Page here.
MERCURY will transit LEO from August 12, 5.45 am, to August 29, 5.47 pm, then entering VIRGO.
MERCURY INFERIOR CONJUNCTION: on Sunday, July 21, at 10.33 pm, RETRO MERCURY became aligned by conjunction to the SUN, at 28°28’of CANCER. This is the all important INFERIOR CONJUNCTION, occurring midway through his Retro Period, when our Little Brother is closest as he can be to Planet Earth, orbiting between Earth and the Sun.
The INFERIOR CONJUNCTION is the beginning of the Waxing Phase of MERCURY and also his shift from setting after the Sun (Evening Star apparition) and his rising before the Sun (Morning Star apparition).
For an excellent interpretation of this particular Phase of MERCURY Please navigate to this article by Michael R. Meyer, on Cyber World Khaldea site, HERE.
MARS entered the FIXED FIRE SIGN LEO on July 2, at 9.19 am. MARS will transit LEO until August 18, 3.18 pm, with ingress in VIRGO. MARS will transit VIRGO until October 3, at 2.21 pm, with the ingress into LIBRA.
August 2019 slow moving Planets’ Signs Ingress and Retro Periods
JUPITER entered SAGITTARIUS on November 8, 2018, at 11.39 pm (Australia Eastern Summer Time). JUPITER will remain in SAGITTARIUS until Tuesday, December 3, at 4.20 am. JUPITER became STATIONARY RETROGRADE on April 10, and will turn DIRECT again on August 12, between 24°20′ and 14°30′of SAGITTARIUS.
Navigate HERE to a short post on the transit of JUPITER in SAGITTARIUS.
SATURN entered CAPRICORN on December 20, 2017, and will transit CAPRICORN until March 22, 2020. SATURN became STATIONARY RETROGRADE on April 29, and will turn DIRECT again on September 19, between 20°31′ and 13°54′ of CAPRICORN.
CHIRON entered ARIES for good on February 18 2019, at 8.07 pm, and will transit ARIES until June 20, 2026. This year CHIRON will be STATIONARY RETROGRADE from July 9 to December 13, between 05°56′ and 01°26′ of ARIES.
For a short post on the ingress of Chiron in Aries please navigate to my 2018 post here.
URANUS entered TAURUS on Wednesday, March 6, at 7.26 pm. URANUS will transit TAURUS until April 26, 2026.
This is indeed the great event of the year. If interested please navigate to my 2018 post on URANUS in TAURUS here.
URANUS will turn STATIONARY RETROGRADE on August 12, 2019, and DIRECT again on January 11, 2020, between 06°36′ and 02°38′ of TAURUS.
NEPTUNE has been transiting PISCES for good since February 4, 2012, and will remain in PISCES until March 30, 2025, when it will enter ARIES. This year NEPTUNE will be STATIONARY RETROGRADE from June 22 to November 27, between 18°33′ and 15°55′ of PISCES.
PLUTO has been transiting CAPRICORN for good since November 27, 2008. PLUTO will transit CAPRICORN until March 23, 2023, then entering AQUARIUS. This year PLUTO became STATIONARY RETROGRADE on April 26, and will turn DIRECT again on October 3, between 23°09′ and 20°38′ of CAPRICORN.
August 2019 Lunar Nodes Signs Ingress
The NORTH and SOUTH LUNAR NODES have been transiting CAPRICORN and CANCER respectively since November 6, 2018. The MOON NODES will transits these Cardinal Signs until May 6, 2020, entering then the Mutable Signs of SAGITTARIUS and GEMINI.
In the month of August 2019 they will cover the degrees between 17°35′ and 16°30′ of CAPRICORN and CANCER, in Retro Motion, as usual.
August 2019 Four Major Asteroids: Ceres–Pallas-Juno-Vesta’s Signs Ingress
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