On May 18, at 5:11 p.m. EDT, we’ve got a full moon at 27 degrees and 38 minutes of Scorpio. This sign is the most emotionally intense, secretive, and psychic of the zodiac. And since full moons often illuminate the stuff that’s roaming around, untethered, in our psyches, it’s going to be a bit nutty for most of us.
Pluto, at 23 Capricorn in house 3, forms a beneficial angle to this full moon and since Pluto rules Scorpio, this aspect is powerful. Transformative. Prepare for a huge energy shift of some kind. But let’s take a closer look at how each sign may be impacted.
Aries:The full moon in Scorpio on May 18 brings a financial matter into focus—your partner’s income, a mortgage or loan for which you’ve applied, an insurance settlement or refund or a tax issue. There may be news concerning any of these areas. Scorpio is an emotionally intense sign, so be prepared to be immersed in what you feel and intuit.
Taurus: The full moon in Scorpio on May 18 falls in your partnership area. Expect news about a personal or business partnership. Thanks to a close, beneficial angle from Pluto to this full moon, you’re empowered by the news. The Scorpio moon is one of the most emotionally intense, so be prepared to for some deep feelings.
Gemini: The 18th brings a full moon in passionate Scorpio and highlights your daily work and the way you maintain your daily health. Deep emotions often accompany a moon in Scorpio, and the trick is to avoid getting sucked into the inner conflict. All too often, inner conflicts find their way into the external world, and the last thing you want is conflict at work with anyone.
Cancer: The full moon in fellow water sign Scorpio on the 18th brings news about a romantic relationship or a creative endeavor. Scorpio is an intense sign, and with the full moon bringing everything into start focus, you may feel more emotional than usual. Any news you hear, though, should work in your favor, thanks to a beneficial angle from powerful Pluto.
Leo: The full moon in Scorpio on May 18 highlights your home life and family. Since Scorpio is an emotionally intense sign, your feelings may get hurt by something someone in your personal environment says or does. There could also be news about a parent or another family member. Since Pluto forms a beneficial angle to this full moon, your emotions at this time are powerful.
Virgo: The 18th features a full moon in water sign Scorpio. This one receives a harmonious beam of energy from Pluto and any news you hear is positive and powerful. Scorpio urges you to dig deeper for answers, and because you’re a detail-oriented person, you accept the challenge. No telling what treasures you may find!
Libra: On the 18th, the full moon in Scorpio highlights your financial area. You’re able to understand the beliefs and thoughts that may be preventing you from achieving the financial prosperity you desire and grasp how to adjust them. Since Pluto forms a friendly angle to this full moon, any news you hear about money puts you in a more powerful position.
Scorpio: This month’s transits are more to your liking and include a full moon in your sign on May 18. This one lights up your personal life, allowing you to see deep within yourself more easily. Thanks to a harmonious beam from Pluto, any news you hear will put you in a more powerful position.
Sagittarius: The full moon in Scorpio on May 18 is ideal for delving into your own psyche. Your dreams will be more vivid and will contain information and insights that may prove valuable. Your sexuality is heightened during this full moon.
Capricorn: There’s a full moon in Scorpio on May 18 that you’ll enjoy. Your social calendar gets crowded during the several days leading up to this date, and you recognize the opportunity to network and connect with friends. Pluto is friendly to this full moon, indicating that any news you hear puts you in a more powerful position.
Aquarius: The full moon in Scorpio on May 18 highlights your professional life. You feel everything more intensely now and are able to see all the connecting pieces of your career with greater clarity. Pluto is friendly to this full moon, an indication that news you hear puts you in a stronger position to negotiate and bargain.
Pisces: The full moon in fellow water sign Scorpio on May 18 highlights that part of your chart that rules the higher mind—your worldview and deeper spiritual and philosophic beliefs, higher education and international travel. Thanks to a friendly beam from Pluto, news you hear about any of these areas is profound and powerful.