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“🌑” meaning: new moon, dark moon Emoji

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🌑Meaning and Description

The new moon appears on the first day of each month in the lunar calendar. When the moon 🌛 orbits between the sun ☀️ and the earth 🌍 , the dark hemisphere of the moon faces the earth, so the moon cannot be seen. The moon in the image is entirely black. In addition to representing the moon, night and outer space, it can also express charming or weird feelings. Since it is completely black, it can also be used to indicate a situation where you can't see your fingers 🖐️ , completely invisible.
The complete emoji of the same series includes 🌕🌖🌗🌘🌑🌒 🌓🌔 . They are usually placed in a row. They can represent the moon's rotation process, or used as a topic dividing line.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🌑 is new moon, it is related to dark, moon, it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "☂️ sky & weather".

Wikipedia: 🌑 New moon
When the Moon is between the Earth and the Sun, the bright side of the Moon is facing away from the Earth, which is known as a new moon. In astronomy, the new moon is the first lunar phase, when the Moon and Sun have the same ecliptic longitude. At this phase, the lunar disk is not visible to the unaided eye, except when silhouetted during a solar eclipse. Daylight outshines the earthlight that dimly illuminates the new moon. The actual phase is usually a very thin crescent.The original meaning of the term new moon, which is still sometimes used in non-astronomical contexts, is the first visible crescent of the Moon after conjunction with the Sun. This thin waxing crescent is briefly and faintly visible as the Moon gets lower in the western sky after sunset. The New Moon rises at Sunrise, transits the meridian at noon and sets at sunset. The New Moon phase repeats every 29.531 days - one synodic month. A lunation, or synodic month, is the average time from one new moon to the next. In the J2000.0 epoch, the average length of a lunation is 29.530588 days (or 29 days, 12 hours, 44 minutes, and 2.8 seconds). However, the length of any one synodic month can vary from 29.26 to 29.80 days due to the perturbing effects of the Sun's gravity on the Moon's eccentric orbit. In a lunar calendar, each month corresponds to one lunation. Each lunar cycle can be assigned a unique lunation number to identify it. 🔗 New moon
🌐: محاق, Новолуние, অমাবস্যা, Nov, Nymåne, Neumond, Νέα Σελήνη, Luna nueva, ماه نو, Uusikuu, Nouvelle lune, מולד הלבנה, कृष्ण पक्ष, Bulan baru, Novilunio, 朔, ახალმთვარეობა, 신월, Jaunatis, Anak bulan, Nieuwe maan, Nymåne, Nów, Lua nova, Lună nouă, Новолуние, Nov (fáza Mesiaca), Mlaj (Luna), Nymåne, จันทร์ดับ, Yeni ay, Новий Місяць, Mặt Trăng mới, 新月.

🌑Examples and Usage

🔸 Dark and windy night. 🌑🌬🌃
🔸 🌑 It's so dark without turning on the lights 💡 , I can't see anything 👀 .
🔸 According to the lunar calendar it's dictated by the first new moon🌑 closest to the beginning of spring.

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🌑Basic Information

Emoji: 🌑
Shortname: new moon
Apple Name: new moon
Known as: Dark Moon | Shadow Moon | Solar Eclipse
Codepoint: U+1F311 Copy
Shortcode: :new_moon: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127761
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ☂️ sky & weather
Keywords: dark | moon | new moon

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