May - New & Full Moons

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Full Moon in Scorpio


Date and Time

  • BST - 5th May 2023 @17:33
  • Eastern Time - 5th May 2023 @12:33
  • Pacific Time - 5th May 2023 @09:33
  • Mountain Time - 5th May 2023 @10:33
  • Australian Eastern Time - 6th May 2023 @02:33
  • Australian Western Time - 6th May 2023 @00:33


  • 14.52 degrees in Scorpio

Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio Energy

The full moon lunar eclipse in Scorpio is a powerful time of transformation, growth, and emotional healing. This is a time to look at our relationships and our lives, and to decide what needs to be released. Use this energy to embrace change and open up new possibilities. This is a time to get in touch with our inner strength and tap into our intuition. As this is also a lunar eclipse, this is a powerful time of change and transformation. This Moon is connected to the previous New Moon in Aries, and signifies the closure of this eclipse doorway event.

The Element of Water

The water signs are Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. Water energy is all about feelings and emotions. In nature, water can appear as a raging torrent, babbling brook, a dark lake or vast ocean. Water signs are emotional and intuitive.

Planetary Ruler - Mars & Pluto

Scorpio has two ruling planets. Mars is the traditional ruler, while Pluto is the Modern Ruler.

Mars is the ancient God of War, associated with aggression, temper and conflict. The energy of Mars influences courage, passion and competition

Pluto, the Lord of the Underworld, is the planet of transformation, destruction and regeneration. This mysterious planet is believed to be the ruler of the subconscious and the unknown.

New Moon in Taurus


Date and Time

  • BST - 19th May 2023 @15:53
  • Eastern Time - 19th May 2023 @10:53
  • Pacific Time - 19th May 2023 @07:53
  • Mountain Time - 19th May 2023 @08:53
  • Australian Eastern Time - 20th May 2023 @00:53
  • Australian Western Time - 19th May 2023 @22:53


  • 28.25 degrees in Taurus

New Moon in Taurus Energy

The new moon in Taurus is a powerful time to bring balance and grounding into your life. When you take a step back and spend time reflecting on the little moments, it can be incredibly soothing. Take this opportunity to create harmony in your life and enjoy the small joys that come with it. This is a great chance to restore your energy and find peace. Make the most of this special moment to bring a sense of calm and contentment into your life.

The Element of Earth

The Earth signs are Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn. Earth energy is grounded, solid and real. It is practical and focuses on tangible outcomes. The focus is on getting things done, rather than thinking or feeling. Earth signs are strong and stable.

Planetary Ruler - Venus

Venus is the planet of love and beauty. It is associated with the qualities of pleasure, harmony, and attraction, along with the principles of values, resources, and money.