Moon in Cancer
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Moon in ♋ Cancer

Moon in Cancer is a time, when the apparent lunar path through the sky crosses the fourth tropical sector of the zodiac between ∠90°-120° where the constellation of Cancer is located as it is seen from the Earth.

A waxing moon visits Cancer zodiac sign only in the period from January to July and a waning moon transits Cancer only from July to January.

New Moon or Full Moon in Cancer

New Moon and Full Moon in Cancer is a good time to balance between home and career. Finding the quickest way to your nearest state of security is a key to positive emotions.

When is New Moon in Cancer?

A new moon in Cancer occurs only in the end of June and in the beginning of July when both the Moon and Sun are in the Cancer zodiac sign.

When is Full Moon in Cancer?

A full moon in Cancer happens only in the end of December and in the beginning of January when the Sun is in Capricorn - the tropical sector opposite to Cancer.

Moon in Cardinal sign Cancer

The Moon is in Cardinal zodiac sign Cancer. When the Moon transits Cardinal Modality sign, emotions are very impulsive and often cause direct actions and rash reactions. Emotional extremes are easy reachable.

Moon in Water sign Cancer

The Moon is in Water zodiac sign Cancer. When the Moon transits Water Element sign, strong emotions and feelings push people to extremes in their behaviour. Over-reacting makes some people look exaggerated or blocking and hiding any reactions make them look emotionless.

Cancer and Capricorn Sun signs

When the Moon transits Cancer zodiac sector, people born in Sun sign of Cancer have their good time, but born in its opposite zodiac sign Capricorn have to be cautious, because it may be much harder for them.

Home of the Moon

Cancer is the natural, initial disposition of the Moon. When the Moon is in Cancer, we say: "Moon is in its home".

Maternal and parental instincts

Emotions and moods prevail over the logic and rationality. Maternal and parental instincts elevate the senses of belonging, care and protection. People become more home focused.


It is harder to thing of work, while focused on your own private space and home, but hospitality businesses like hotels, hostels and restaurant have their best time. Future reserves may be made too.

Family and friends

When the Moon transits Cancer, enjoy home comfort with your children and relatives. It is a great time for uniting all the family together. You may always share the hospitality of people close to you, by visiting them at their homes too. This really is not a party time, but if you get to come out, it is favourable time for a trip around a water basin, like rivers and lakes.


When the Moon is in Cancer be careful of suspicious foods and of digestive system overloading. Avoid surgical intervention in the area of the chest, lungs, abdomen, stomach and liver.