emoji 🌌 milky way svg png

“🌌” meaning: milky way, galaxy Emoji

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🌌Meaning and Description

This emoji🌌 paints a mesmerizing picture of the vast universe that consists of a dark sky filled with stars and galaxies. The design creates an illusion of depth, making one feel as if they're gazing into the infinite cosmos.

🌌 is based on the real astronomical phenomenon of the Milky Way, which is the galaxy that contains our solar system. The Milky Way is visible from Earth as a band of light in the night sky, composed of billions of stars that are too far away to be seen individually.

This emoji is a digital representation of the galaxy. It can be used to refer to specific places or events related to astronomy, such as observatories, planetariums🔭, or exploration of the universe.

It also serves as a symbol of wonder, the unknown, and the boundless possibilities that the universe holds. People use it to express awe, wonder, or admiration for the beauty and mystery of the universe.

In addition, it can be used to indicate that something is as vast and boundless as the universe. For example, the vastness and mystery of one's thoughts.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🌌 is milky way, it is related to space, it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "☂️ Sky & Weather".

Wikipedia: 🌌 Milky Way
The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains our Solar System, with the name describing the galaxy's appearance from Earth: a hazy band of light seen in the night sky formed from stars that cannot be individually distinguished by the naked eye. The term Milky Way is a translation of the Latin via lactea, from the Greek γαλακτικός κύκλος (galaktikos kýklos, "milky circle"). From Earth, the Milky Way appears as a band because its disk-shaped structure is viewed from within. Galileo Galilei first resolved the band of light into individual stars with his telescope in 1610. Until the early 1920s, most astronomers thought that the Milky Way contained all the stars in the Universe. Following the 1920 Great Debate between the astronomers Harlow Shapley and Heber Curtis, observations by Edwin Hubble showed that the Milky Way is just one of many galaxies. The Milky Way is a barred spiral galaxy with an estimated visible diameter of 150-200,000 light-years, an increase from traditional estimates of 100,000 light-years. Recent simulations suggest that a dark matter disk, also containing some visible stars, may extend up to a diameter of almost 2 million light-years.It is estimated to contain 100–400 billion stars and at least that number of planets. The Solar System is located at a radius of about 27,000 light-years from the Galactic Center, on the inner edge of the Orion Arm, one of the spiral-shaped concentrations of gas and dust. The stars in the innermost 10,000 light-years form a bulge and one or more bars that radiate from the bulge. The galactic center is an intense radio source known as Sagittarius A*, a supermassive black hole of 4.100 (± 0.034) million solar masses. Stars and gases at a wide range of distances from the Galactic Center orbit at approximately 220 kilometers per second. The constant rotation speed contradicts the laws of Keplerian dynamics and suggests that much (about 90%) of the mass of the Milky Way is invisible to telescopes, neither emitting nor absorbing electromagnetic radiation. This conjectural mass has been termed "dark matter". The rotational period is about 240 million years at the radius of the Sun. The Milky Way as a whole is moving at a velocity of approximately 600 km per second with respect to extragalactic frames of reference. The oldest stars in the Milky Way are nearly as old as the Universe itself and thus probably formed shortly after the Dark Ages of the Big Bang.The Milky Way has several satellite galaxies and is part of the Local Group of galaxies, which form part of the Virgo Supercluster, which is itself a component of the Laniakea Supercluster. 🔗 Milky Way
🌐: درب التبانة, Млечен път, Galaxie Mléčná dráha, Mælkevejen, Milchstraße, Γαλαξίας, Vía Láctea, راه شیری, Linnunrata, Voie lactée, שביל החלב, आकाशगंगा, Mliječni put, Tejútrendszer, Bima Sakti, Via Lattea, 銀河系, Құс жолы, 우리은하, Paukščių Takas, Piena Ceļš, Bima Sakti, Melkweg (sterrenstelsel), Droga Mleczna, Via Láctea, Calea Lactee, Млечный Путь, Galaxia (Mliečna cesta), Rimska cesta (galaksija), Млечни пут, Vintergatan, ทางช้างเผือก, Samanyolu, Чумацький Шлях, Ngân Hà, 银河系.

🌌Examples and Usage

🔸 Do you want to explore the mysterious galaxy 🌌 in the future?
🔸 Niu Lang tried to follow her, but the river of stars, the Milky Way 🌌, stopped him.

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Date Range: 2019-02-17 - 2024-02-11
Update Time: 2024-02-17 18:00:10 UTC
🌌and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2021-06 And 2021-07, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.In 2019, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

🌌Basic Information

Emoji: 🌌
Shortname: milky way
Apple Name: Milky Way
Known as: Galaxy | Night Sky | Space | Stars | Universe
Codepoint: U+1F30C Copy
Shortcode: :milky_way: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127756
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ☂️ Sky & Weather
Keywords: milky way | space

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