Unicode Character "☎" (U+260E)

The character (Black Telephone) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+260E. It is encoded in the Miscellaneous Symbols 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 Black Telephone
Unicode Codepoint U+260E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Miscellaneous Symbols
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+260E Conversion

HTML (decimal) ☎
HTML (hex) ☎
HTML (named) ☎
URL Escape Code %E2%98%8E
CSS \00260E
JavaScript, JSON \u260E
C, C++, Java \u260E
Python \u260E
Rust \u{260E}
Ruby \u260E

How to type "☎"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 6 0 E. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 6 0 E. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x98 0x8E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x260E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000260E