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πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ Astronaut emoji

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What does πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ Astronaut emoji mean?

The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ depicts an astronaut. It is commonly used to represent astronauts, outer space, space exploration, and NASA. The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ is also used to celebrate National Space Day, which is held yearly on the first Friday in May (May 7 in 2021).

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🌟 Glowing Star emoji, 🌠 Shooting Star emoji, πŸ‘½ Alien emoji, πŸ‘¨β€πŸš€ Man Astronaut emoji, πŸ‘©β€πŸš€ Woman Astronaut emoji

Where does πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ Astronaut emoji come from?

The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ was added to Emoji 12.1 in 2019. On supported platforms, the emoji is used by combining the Adult emoji πŸ§‘ with the Rocket emoji πŸš€. On most major platforms, the emoji depicts the head and shoulders of an astronaut wearing a spacesuit. The Apple and Samsung versions depict the astronaut using an audio communicator. The Twitter version of the emoji has the astronaut holding their removed helmet as two stars twinkle behind them. On supported platforms, the emoji can be customized with various skin tones.

The use of the Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ overlaps heavily with the Man Astronaut emoji πŸ‘¨β€πŸš€ and Woman Astronaut emoji πŸ‘©β€πŸš€. All three of these emoji are often used interchangeably or are used together.

The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ is used generally to refer to outer space. In this sense, it is often used alongside the many other space-related emoji such as the Rocket emoji πŸš€, the Alien emoji πŸ‘½, the Ringed Planet emoji πŸͺ, the Satellite emoji πŸ›°οΈ, and the Telescope emoji πŸ”­.

Examples of πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ Astronaut emoji

Yesterday the 5yo's 'life dream' was to write a book about an alien. Today it's to be an astronaut in space. We are covering a lot this week πŸ‘½πŸ§‘β€πŸš€
@lauraannebaker, April 28, 2020
I swear programming my social media accounts to function in accordance to how I want them to is like saying I want to be an astronaut πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ #techproblems πŸ˜…
@MrDSAndino, January 4, 2021

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Who uses πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ Astronaut emoji?

The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ is used to refer to actual astronauts, NASA, and space exploration.

The Astronaut emoji πŸ§‘β€πŸš€ is also used generally to refer to outer space, both in real life and as depicted in popular culture.

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