First Quarter Moon was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 in 1993.
The "☽" emote or "First Quarter Moon" emote represents the moon in its first quarter phase, where it appears as a half-moon shape. It is often used to indicate nighttime or darkness, or to symbolize the passage of time.
- Hope & Optimism:
"Seeing the ☽ First Quarter Moon ☽ always fills me with hope and optimism. It's a reminder that even in the darkest of times, there is light to be found."
- Inquisitive & Curious:
"I've always been curious about the science behind the ☽ First Quarter Moon ☽. It's fascinating to learn about the forces that shape our world."
- Joy & Delight:
"I love looking up at the sky and seeing the ☽ First Quarter Moon ☽. It brings me so much joy and delight."