A full moon, the fifth phase of the eight phases of the moon, when it is completely lit. Depicts the moon as a full, gold or silver, cratered disc, completely illuminated by the sun.
May be used to represent the moon more generally, nighttime, outer space, and astronomy. May also be used to convey enchanting or eerie feelings. Commonly used during Halloween, associated with werewolves and Friday the 13th.
See also 🌝 Full Moon Face. Used as part of the Moon Emoji Creep meme.
Samsung’s design once resembled a full moon with stars and previously displayed as a full moon in a night sky with stars.
📅 Full Moon was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
under the name “Full Moon Symbol”
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.