The Full Moon Penumbral Lunar Eclipse in Capricorn will take place on Sunday, July 5th, 2020. The primary influence on this lunar eclipse comes from the fixed stars that brings happiness and good fortune. These stars bring an optimistic and intellectual influence; they also bring business success, harmonious family life, and friendship.
This Full Moon is also influenced by a positive aspect between Mercury and Uranus. This brings stimulating conversations, exciting news, and new friends. Finally, this eclipse is conjunct asteroid Vesta which reinforces the theme of domestic harmony.
Lunar Eclipse Meaning
Similar to a regular Full Moon only stronger, the Sun opposite Moon of a lunar eclipse your home, intimate relationships, and family into sharper focus. Opposing forces such as work versus home, or what you need versus what you want, creating external pressures and inner tension. This can lead to your energy being drained and conflict.
The lunar qualities of instincts and emotions reach their peak at a lunar eclipse. So use your increased emotional strength and intuition to overcome relationship challenges. Subconscious awareness allows for a balanced and impartial look at your personal relationships. A lunar eclipse represents a resetting of your emotions, clearing away the previous six months' emotional baggage.
Lunar Eclipse July 2020
The July Lunar Eclipse is opposite Mercury and trines Uranus; however, these are only a mild influence do to the orbs being quite wide. Moon conjunct Jupiter at nearly 10 degrees orb may only have a slight impact, but it's a positive one.
The Sun, Moon, and Mercury are all joined by positive fixed stars. Overall, the aspect and stars have a positive influence on lunar eclipse. The normal challenging influence of Mercury Retrograde is far less concerning than usual.
Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Aspects
Lunar eclipse opposite Mercury means the communication of your feelings becomes more important during this eclipse phase. Emotional bias or a simple lack of understanding could result in disagreements. However, this is not a strong influence.
Mercury square Mars increases the risk of rushed thinking, arguments, and hurtful worlds. Mercury Retrograde is usually associated with nervous anxiety and communication problems. This retrograde is a lot more positive than most.
Lunar Eclipse trine Uranus brings excitement and positive changes to your life without causing chaos and upset. You should feel comfortable expressing the more kinky side of your personality. Increased freedom and new opportunities brings exciting experiences and new friends.
This is the great eclipse to leave your comfort zone and try something new. It will be easier to leave unhealthy or boring relationships and break bad habits. Flashes of insight can lead to a higher self-awareness.
Mercury sextile Uranus brings stimulating conversations and exciting news. Open-mindedness and future-oriented think can lead to ingenious discoveries, and any psychic talents will be heightened.
Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Stars
Both the Sun and the Moon come under the influence of major fixed stars. Given the lack of strong planetary aspects, these fixed stars greatly influence the Full Moon Lunar Eclipse. They all have a positive influence; even Mercury Retrograde is made less challenging due to the fixed stars' influence.
Moon Conjunct Ascella: New and influential friends, love of respectable women.
Moon Conjunct Nunki: Education, Many Friends, Philosophy.
Fixed stars Ascella and Nunki are both of the nature of Mercury and Jupiter. Ascella gives happiness and good fortune, while Nunki gives truthfulness, religious mind, and optimism.
Sun Conjunct Sirius: Success in Business, Domestic harmony.
The fixed star Sirius is of Mars and Jupiter; it gives wealth, honour, faithfulness, passion, and devotion.
The beneficial influence of Sirius is even greater on the lunar Eclipse because Mercury Retrograde is conjunct Sirius. Mercury, with Sirius, gives business success and wealth.
Mercury Conjunct Alhena: Popularity and Domestic Harmony.
The fixed star Alhena is of the nature of Venus and Mercury; it brings liability to accidents affecting the feet. A spiritual orientation with interest in the sciences and artistic skills.
Vesta was the Roman virgin goddess of the hearth, family, and home. With the Moon, Vesta brings emotional security through dedication. There can exist a devotion to one's family or a strong desire to care for others, and it can also give an open attitude about sex.
Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Times and Dates
Los Angeles – July 4th, 9:44 pm
New York – July 5th, 0:44 am
London – July 5th, 5:44 am
Delhi – July 5th, 10:14 am
Sydney – July 5th, 2:44 pm