Unicode Character " " (U+00A0)

The character   (No-Break Space) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+00A0. It is encoded in the Latin-1 Supplement 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 No-Break Space
Unicode Codepoint U+00A0
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Latin-1 Supplement
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Common Separator (CS)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Space Separator
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+00A0 Conversion

HTML (decimal)  
HTML (hex)  
HTML (named)  
URL Escape Code %C2%A0
CSS \0000A0
JavaScript, JSON \u00A0
C, C++, Java \u00A0
Python \u00A0
Rust \u{00A0}
Ruby \u00A0

How to type " "

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xC2 0xA0
UTF-16 (hex) 0x00A0
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000000A0