We present you the planetary overview for May 2021. There are four major astrological events in May: Jupiter enters Pisces (on 13th), Saturn retrogrades in Aquarius (starting 23rd), a total lunar eclipse (on 26th) and Mercury retrograde in Gemini (starting 29th May).
2nd May: Mercury in Taurus trine Pluto in Capricorn
2nd May: Venus in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces
3rd May: Mercury in Taurus square Jupiter in Aquarius
3rd May: Sun in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius
4th May: Mercury enters Gemini. The planet transits Gemini until 11th July. Between May 29th and June 22nd, it moves backwards.
6th May: Venus in Taurus trine Pluto in Capricorn
8th May: Venus in Taurus square Jupiter in Aquarius
9th May: Venus enters Gemini. The planet transits Gemini until June 2nd.
11th May: New Moon in Taurus (Sun conjunct Moon in Taurus)
12th May: Mars in Cancer sextile Uranus in Taurus
12th May: Mercury in Gemini trine Saturn in Aquarius
13th May: Sun in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces
13th May: Jupiter enters Pisces. The planet transits Pisces until 28th July. Starting June 20th, it turns retrograde. Then, Jupiter will be back in Pisces at the end of the year, on December 29th.
17th May: Sun in Taurus trine Pluto in Capricorn
20th May: Venus in Gemini trine Saturn in Aquarius
20th May: Sun enters Gemini. It transits this sign until June 21st.
21st May: Sun in Gemini square Jupiter in Pisces
23rd May: Saturn retrogrades in Aquarius (until 11th October).
23rd May: Mercury in Gemini square Neptune in Pisces
26th May: Full Moon in Sagittarius (Sun in Gemini opposite Moon in Sagittarius). This is also a total lunar eclipse, visible in South/East Asia, Australia, much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean and Antarctica. This is the first lunar eclipse of the year. The second one – a partial lunar eclipse – occurs on 18th-19th November.
27th May: Venus in Gemini square Neptune in Pisces
29th May: Mercury retrograde in Gemini (until 22nd June)
29th May: Mercury conjunct Venus in Gemini
31st May: Mars in Cancer trine Neptune in Pisces