Emoji Information
Crescent Moon

Animals & Nature Category

Crescent Moon


β€’ may indicate either the first or last quarter moon β†’ 263D ☽  first quarter moon β†’ 263E ☾  last quarter moon

A waxing crescent moon, known as the second phase of the moon. People love a clear night with a crescent moon in the sky.

Emoji History The emoji code/ image log of changes.

  1. This emoji was part of the proprietary / non-standardized emoji set first introduced by Japanese carriers like Softbank. These emojis became part of the Apple iPhone starting in iOS 2.2 as an unlockable feature on handsets sold in English speaking countries.
  2. In iOS 5 / OSX 10.7, the underlying code that the Apple OS generates for this emoji was changed.

Emoji General Information

Twitter Emoji Popularity (Rank) 235 of 2393
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ASCII Conversion
"Short Code" Name :crescent_moon:
Keywords Moon, Crescent, Waxing, Sky, Night, Cheese, Phase

Unicode Category Information

Unicode Category Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs
Unicode Range 1F300–1F5FF
Unicode Subcategory Moon, Sun, and Star Symbols

Editorial Comment

A yellow waning or waxing crescent moon. Could also be a banana. old iEmoji name: Bright Moon

Proposed Unicode Information & Notes

Unicode Category Nature
Unicode Subcategory Moon, Sun, and Star Symbols
Names & Annotations CRESCENT MOON * may indicate either the first or last quarter moon x (first quarter moon - 263D) x (last quarter moon - 263E) Temporary Notes: Not unified with ☽ U+263D or ☾ U+263E. (Japanese carriers don't pay attention which quarter moon their symbols refer to.)
Symbol Information U+1F319 proposed
Proposal Identifier e-014

Character Mapping/Crosswalk Notes

DoCoMo Β #98 'Crescent moon' δΈ‰ζ—₯月 U+E69F SJIS-F943 JIS-753F
KDDI Β #15 ζœˆοΌ‘ U+E486 SJIS-F65E JIS-753F
Softbank  #85 #old76 月 U+E04C SJIS-F98D

Emoji Character Encoding Data

Emoji Code Version iOS 4 Code
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s) 
UTF-8 Character Count 1
Character(s) In Input
AppleColorEmoji Font (available in OSX/iOS) 
Decimal HTML Entity 
Hexadecimal HTML Entity 
Hex Code Point(s) e04c
Formal Unicode Notation U+E04C
Decimal Code Point(s) 57420
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax) 0xEE 0x81 0x8C
UTF-8 Hex Bytes EE 81 8C
UTF-8 Octal Bytes 356 201 214
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax) 0xE04C
UTF-16 Hex e04c
UTF-16 Dec 57420
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax) 0x0000E04C
UTF-32 Hex E04C
UTF-32 Dec 57420
Python Src u"\uE04C"
PHP Src "\xee\x81\x8c"
C/C++/Java Src "\uE04C"
Emoji Code Version iOS 5 - Current
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s) πŸŒ™
UTF-8 Character Count 1
Character(s) In Input
AppleColorEmoji Font (available in OSX/iOS) πŸŒ™
Decimal HTML Entity 🌙
Hexadecimal HTML Entity 🌙
Hex Code Point(s) 1f319
Formal Unicode Notation U+1F319
Decimal Code Point(s) 127769
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax) 0xF0 0x9F 0x8C 0x99
UTF-8 Hex Bytes F0 9F 8C 99
UTF-8 Octal Bytes 360 237 214 231
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax) 0xD83C 0xDF19
UTF-16 Hex d83cdf19
UTF-16 Dec 55356 57113
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax) 0x0001F319
UTF-32 Hex 01F319
UTF-32 Dec 127769
Python Src u"\U0001F319"
PHP Src "\xf0\x9f\x8c\x99"
C/C++/Java Src "\uD83C\uDF19"

Emoji Character Encoding Data (equivalent or similiar)

Emoji EncodingDoCoMoKDDIGoogle
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s)ξšŸξ’†σΎ€”
UTF-8 Character Count111
Character(s) In Input
Decimal HTML Entity󾀔
Hexadecimal HTML Entity󾀔
Hex Code Point(s)e69fe486fe014
Formal Unicode NotationU+E69FU+E486U+FE014
Decimal Code Point(s)59039585021040404
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax)0xEE 0x9A 0x9F0xEE 0x92 0x860xF3 0xBE 0x80 0x94
UTF-8 Hex BytesEE 9A 9FEE 92 86F3 BE 80 94
UTF-8 Octal Bytes356 232 237356 222 206363 276 200 224
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax)0xE69F0xE4860xDBB8 0xDC14
UTF-16 Hexe69fe486dbb8dc14
UTF-16 Dec590395850256248 56340
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax)0x0000E69F0x0000E4860x000FE014
UTF-32 HexE69FE4860FE014
UTF-32 Dec59039585021040404
Python Srcu"\uE69F"u"\uE486"u"\U000FE014"
PHP Src"\xee\x9a\x9f""\xee\x92\x86""\xf3\xbe\x80\x94"
C/C++/Java Src"\uE69F""\uE486""\uDBB8\uDC14"

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