# Typeset the standard “Moon” symbol

As it says on the tin, I want a way to typeset the astronomical symbol for the moon, which is a crescent. I also want this in such a way that I could integrate it into a button as a label, like the rest of the astronomical symbols included, such as $\oplus$ for Earth.

• Doesn't look like it's a native one for Mathematica but on Mac for the default Mathematica font "\:263d" should do it (it's the unicode char point for ☽ according to copying that in and looking at the box-form). – b3m2a1 Mar 27 '18 at 23:32
• Perfect, I hadn't thought to check unicode for some reason. – Brandon Myers Mar 27 '18 at 23:35

The typeset the astronomical symbol for the moon, which is a crescent, is built-in as \[Moon]...