Mercury Retrograde in Cancer - June 2020

The second period of Mercury retrograde motion in year 2020 takes place as follows:

• Pre-Shadow Period :
1st June – 18th June

• Retrograde Station :
19th June

• Retrograde Period :
19th June – 11th July

• Direct Station : 11th July

• Post-Shadow Period : (12th July – 26th July) - How to survive this shadow period

This Mercury retrograde occurs in the zodiac sign of Cancer. Generally the house of Cancer is not a hostile terrain for the planet Mercury. However Mercury acts erratic when it goes retrograde wherever it is posited. Hence areas ruled over by Cancer like family, home and emotions stand to get affected a lot and this area needs caution for the period.

As Mercury rules over communication, be prepared to handle some communication issues with family members. Utilize this Mercury retrograde period to get in touch some long-last relationships. Also this would be a good time for renovations of your house, however stay away from buying or selling property for now.


All the Retrograde phases of Mercury in the year 2020 happen in water signs. Water is not a favorable element for Mercury in general as it hinders or hampers its swift movement across the zodiac signs.

This Mercury retrograde takes place in the Watery sign of Cancer that has to do a lot with emotions. This makes you to think about the quality of life that you yearn for and how it is taken in your personal life by your loved ones. Natives would be highly intuitive when Mercury goes retrograde in a water sign. They would also be very psychic during the days. Emotions rule over reason and might mar relationships. Channel your energy towards positive direction, at the least lay low.

Mercury Retrograde in Cancer

June 2020 Mercury Retrograde Effects on the zodiac signs

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Aries

The June 2020 Mercury retrograde in the sign of Cancer, makes Aries natives to re-track some of the recent decisions they have made. Be ready to handle surprises of sorts in your relationships. Conflicts would be galore in your personal life, lay low, do not over-react for now. Re-evaluate your love/marriage motives this period. Also a time to check out your relationship with peers and authorities in work place.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Taurus

This Mercury Retrograde season would bring delays and hindrances for Taurus natives. You would be asked to re-evaluate your standing in love relationships or marriage. Also business deals need a double-check these days. Confusions would be galore. You would also have troubles in communicating with your children or elders at home.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Gemini

As your ruler Mercury goes retrograde this June in the house of Cancer, you would need to review some of the recent decisions you had made. Certain planned events now might get delayed or might not take off as intended. Use this retrograde period to check on agreements you had signed in professional deals. Check out the finer print. Some sort of confusion prevails in your family and relationships during the period.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Cancer

As this Mercury retrograde happens in your house, you would feel the pinch more than the other natives. There would be troubles in your career and might have issues with higher-ups and peers. Stay clear of troubles around. You might also have problems at home with relationships. Lay low, wait for Mercury to go direct in case you want to respond. Beware of emotional turbulences.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Leo

This Mercury retrograde would be happening in the 12th house for Leo natives. And health would take a beating. Take care of your general well being and take good rest. Do not over-exert yourself too much during this retrograde season. Also a time to look out over your expenditure and make some changes if your budget plans do not follow the rule-book. Cooperative or joint deals would not go well as planned these days due to lack of communication brought about by the retrograding Mercury.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Virgo

This Mercury retrograde period would be just great for Virgo natives. Some of your ideas would come to the table now. Do not engage yourself in dramatic situations, instead set your priorities clear. This would be a great time to re-organise your personal and professional space. Also change the way you interact with others around.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Libra

As Mercury goes retrograde in the zodiac house of Cancer this June, Libra natives would feel a sense of monotony in their lives. They would be fed up with routine works and would see nothing note-worthy these days. Natives are advised to focus on the tasks at hand and not be complacent about the situation around. Also you may go in for spiritual pursuits that would give you peace of mind these days.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Scorpio

This Mercury retrograde season calls on the Scorpio people to focus their attention more on personal needs. Especially elders and children at home need your love and support. This is a period of mixed emotions, play safe. Use this retrograde period to prune your relationships and get rid of unwanted clutter around. Also your social life needs a spruce up.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Sagittarius

Sagittarius guys need to rethink about their ideas and ideals these days when Mercury retrogrades. Some of them would take you nowhere. This is the time to decide whether to pursue those unworthy pursuits are not. Happiness in love or marriage would also be put to test, might elude in some cases. Stay above the waters. Emotions might mar any chances of betterment. Not a time to complain in relationships.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Capricorn

As Mercury goes retrograde this June in Cancer, Capricorn individuals would feel that they are going nowhere despite having many ideas. Only a suitable path or partner would be able to lead you these days. The period can be best used to hone your academic and creative skills. Once Mercury goes direct you can follow your path with renewed vigour.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Aquarius

Aquarius natives would find the going tough in relationships when Mercury goes retrograde in June. Your yearning for peace and solace would elude you till the retrograde season is over. This is a time that natives can focus on their financial plans. Not a time for making major initiatives, however minor tweaks can be done here and there that would save you from troubles later on.

Mercury Retrograde Effects on Pisces

There would be troubles of sorts for Pisces folks this Mercury retrograde season. You would be caught up between personal and professional dilemmas. Family and friends would call for your attention, where you would not be able to meet up. An old flame might crop in , be cautious. Once Mercury goes direct, the dark clouds surrounding your career path would vanish.

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