Unicode Character " " (U+0020)

The character (Space) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0020. It is encoded in the Basic Latin block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as  .

Main Unicode Properties

Name Space
Unicode Codepoint U+0020
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class White Space (WS)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

U+0020 Conversion

HTML (decimal)  
HTML (hex)  
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %20
CSS \000020
JavaScript, JSON \u0020
C, C++, Java \u0020
Python \u0020
Rust \u{0020}
Ruby \u0020

How to type " "

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 2 0. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 2 0. Release Alt.


  • Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x20
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0020
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000020

Characters based on " " (U+0020)