Emoji 12.0

Emoji 12.0 was the first set of new emojis approved for release in 2019. Additions included new colored squares, circles, and hearts as well as a diving mask, hindu temple, and flamingo. Accessibility emojis proposed by Apple in 2018 are also included in this release, as well as a gender inclusive couple with support for mixed skin tones for those holding hands.

See also: Emoji 12.1 which was a supplementary update in late 2019 and Emoji 13.0 which is the new emoji list for 2020.