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What a Blue Moon on Halloween Means for Your Zodiac Sign

The moon plays a crucial role this Halloween.

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A spooky forecast

Halloween is without a doubt the spookiest time of the year—and one of the spookiest superstitions is a full moon on Halloween. Possibly spookier? A rare blue moon happening on Halloween 2020, which can impact you more than you think. Let the stars be your guide and find out how the Halloween blue moon will affect each zodiac sign.

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How will the blue moon affect each Zodiac sign on Halloween?

The moon plays a crucial role this Halloween. Halloween’s full moon is called a blue moon because it’s the second full moon of the month. In 2020, it just happens to fall on Halloween. “Aside from offering a perfect backdrop for all the witches and goblins, this full moon is a game-changer,” says astrologer and author of the forthcoming book A Love Letter Heidi Rose Robbins. “At the exact moment of the full moon, the moon falls in the exact same degree as Uranus. Uranus is the planet of change, freedom and reinvention. It shakes us up and creates the opportunity for us to break out of old patterns in our lives. It asks us to wake up! So, this blue moon is a great awakener and opens the door to change for each sign of the zodiac.”

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Aries (March 21–April 19)

Aries is known to have strong ambition and when looking at career strengths, the ram gives everything they have in their career. Here’s how the blue moon will impact this fire sign. “This full moon shakes up your rhythms and routines,” Robbins says. “What do you truly value? Make sure you are spending your time in ways that reflect what you love!”

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Taurus (April 20–May 20)

Down-to-earth Taurus likes the comforts of home but that definitely doesn’t make them lazy! If anything, this zodiac sign wants to learn how to make more money and finds happiness in physical objects around them. “Energize your entrepreneurial spirit!” Robbins recommends. “What do you want to launch or initiate? This full moon activates a more fiery approach to how you offer your work in the world.”

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Gemini (May 21 to June 20)

Gemini is known to be a fast talker nearly bursting with creativity, curiosity and ideas. It makes sense for the blue moon forecast to be on the creative side for this air sign, with a focus on productivity. “This blue moon activates your imagination. Have some chocolate and write that novel,” Robbins says. “Dive into the realm of your dreams and visions. Let your artistry lead the way.”

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Cancer (June 21–July 22)

The homely crab loves their friends and family, and this full moon, connection is even more important. “Call in your allies, Cancer. This full moon asks you to activate your friendships and community,” Robbins says. “It beckons you out of your comfort zone and finds you sending out invitations.”

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Leo (July 23–August 22)

Leos are full of pride. The best compliment you can tell this zodiac sign is “I admire your confidence.” This confidence shines in the workplace. “This full moon is great for stimulating your career, Leo,” Robbins says. “Brainstorm about new offerings. Change things up at work. Invoke the courage to innovate.”

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Virgo (August 23–September 22)

Virgo is generally known as the most organized sign of the zodiac, so it might be hard for this Earth sign to explore some spontaneity. “Take a few risks, Virgo. Dare yourself to explore,” Robbins recommends. “This blue moon activates your desire to broaden your horizons and learn something new. Don’t worry about perfection. Just dive in.”

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Libra (September 23–October 22)

Libras are great in finding balance, but sometimes they need to look within themselves for added perspective. “You might find yourself revealing secrets and truths, Libra,” Robbins says. “This full moon activates your desire to get to the heart of the matter. Intimacy is important to you. You want to connect deeply.”

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Scorpio (October 23–November 21)

Scorpios are known to feel emotions extremely deeply and that goes for personal friendships and relationships. “This is your chance to breathe some fresh air into your primary relationships,” Robbins says. “Surprise your partner. Say or do the unexpected. Make plans that are out of your usual routine!”

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Sagittarius (November 22–December 21)

This fire sign is known for its adventurous spirit. Sometimes, the adventure is going within. “This full moon finds you wanting to get healthy, Sagittarius,” Robbins says. “You may find it’s time to implement some new health care rituals. You’ll have some new ideas about how to take better care of yourself!”

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Capricorn (December 22–January 19)

Structure in everyday life is as intuitive to Capricorn as organization is to Virgo. But sometimes, it’s time to take yourself out of the box, Capricorn. “Let yourself play, Capricorn. Let yourself be spontaneous,” Robbins says. “This full moon invites your child self to express. Give yourself a break from feeling like you have to be in charge.”

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Aquarius (January 20–February 18)

Every sign has its strengths, and astrologers say that Aquarius is one of the smartest zodiac signs. So how does the blue moon impact Aquarius? “You are great at thinking things through but you might be feeling more with this full moon,” says Robbins. “Let yourself express more fully what you feel. Try not to detach from your emotional needs.”

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Pisces (February 19–March 20)

Pisces is a sign that’s lovable and loves the sentimental. Robbins has a few good notes for Pisces. “This full moon inspires you to connect with others in new ways. Reach out and say hello. Reconnect with those with whom you’ve lost touch,” Robbins says. “Write, phone, email. Network like crazy!”

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What to do to prepare for the blue moon on Halloween

No matter your zodiac sign, there are a few things everyone should know about the blue moon on Halloween. “As Uranus plays such an important part in this full moon, we can use its innovative energy to create some new rituals,” says Robbins. “Halloween may feel a bit different this year as many families will opt out of traditional trick-or-treating. Uranus invites us to get creative with celebrating this holiday. How can we keep the spirit of Halloween alive in a safe and imaginative way? Uranus invites communities to get innovative and parents to problem solve!”

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