๐Ÿ”ฌ Microscope

Emoji Meaning

A microscope, as used in science laboratories to magnify small objects, such as cells or insects. Depicted as a compound opitical microscope with an adjustable eyepiece, lens, arm, and slide stage mounted on a base. Generally shown as metal with the viewing apparatus facing left.

Commonly used for various content concerning science and research. May also be used for various senses of inspection (e.g., taking a closer took).

Google’s design is shown in red.

Microscope was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

Copy and Paste

Also Known As

  • ๐Ÿ”ฌ Magnify
  • ๐Ÿ”ฌ Science

Apple Name

๐Ÿ”ฌ Microscope



See also



  • ๐Ÿ”ฌ Microscope Emoji Proposal: L2/09-114