emoji 🌓 first quarter moon svg

“🌓” meaning: first quarter moon Emoji

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🌓Meaning and Description

The emoji 🌓 visually represents a moon that is half illuminated and half in shadow, depicting the moon's first quarter phase. This emoji usually features a bright, crescent-shaped section on the right side, with the left side shrouded in darkness, symbolizing the moon at a specific stage in its lunar cycle.

Historically, the phases of the moon have held significant cultural, religious, and practical importance across various civilizations. Commonly, 🌓 is used to signify the night, lunar observations, astronomy, and sometimes to convey a sense of mystery or the unknown. It can indicate a transition phase, suggesting change or progression, much like the moon itself transitioning through its phases.

On a more creative note, people sometimes use this emoji in a poetic or romantic context, perhaps to describe a mood or a moment, tapping into the moon's long-standing associations with emotions and mystique.

Also, it is sometimes used in more unique and context-specific ways. For example, in certain online communities, it might symbolize balance⚖️ or duality, given its half-light, half-dark appearance. It's also been spotted in discussions about space exploration or science fiction, bringing a touch of cosmic flair.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🌓 is first quarter moon, it is related to moon, quarter, it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "☂️ Sky & Weather".

Wikipedia: 🌓 Lunar phase
The lunar phase or Moon phase is the shape of the Moon's directly sunlit portion as viewed from Earth. The lunar phases gradually change over a synodic month (about 29.53 days) as the Moon's orbital positions around Earth and Earth around the Sun shift. The visible side of the moon is variously sunlit, depending on the position of the Moon in its orbit. Thus, this face's sunlit portion can vary from 0% (at new moon) to 100% (at full moon). Each of the four "intermediate" lunar phases (see below) is approximately 7.4 days, with slight variation due to the Moon's orbit's elliptical shape. 🔗 Lunar phase
🌐: دور القمر, Фаза на Луната, Měsíční fáze, Månens faser, Mondphase, Fase lunar, گام‌های ماه, Kuun vaiheet, Phase de la Lune, מופע הירח, Mjesečeve mijene, Fase bulan, Fasi lunari, 月相, Ай Фазасы, 달의 위상, Mėnulio fazė, Mēness fāze, Fasa bulan, Schijngestalten, Faza Księżyca, Fases da Lua, Fazele Lunii, Фазы Луны, Fáza Mesiaca, Lunine mene, Mesečeve mene, Månfas, ดิถี, Ay'ın evreleri, Фази Місяця, Pha Mặt Trăng, 月相.

🌓Examples and Usage

🔸 ⛰️ The mountains are foggy 🌫️ at night 🌃 , and although the moon is halfway out 🌓 , it is still gloomy 😨 .
🔸 The workload is too much, let's cooperate with half of each person 🌓 .
🔸 Others think seeds grow especially well when planted during a waxing moon🌓.

🌓Basic Information

Emoji: 🌓
Shortname: first quarter moon
Apple Name: first quarter moon
Codepoint: U+1F313 Copy
Shortcode: :first_quarter_moon: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127763
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ☂️ Sky & Weather
Keywords: first quarter moon | moon | quarter
Proposal: L2/07‑257, L2/09‑026

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