Unicode Character "☿" (U+263F)

The character (Mercury) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+263F. 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 Mercury
Unicode Codepoint U+263F
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+263F Conversion

HTML (decimal) ☿
HTML (hex) ☿
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%98%BF
CSS \00263F
JavaScript, JSON \u263F
C, C++, Java \u263F
Python \u263F
Rust \u{263F}
Ruby \u263F

How to type "☿"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 6 3 F. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 6 3 F. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x98 0xBF
UTF-16 (hex) 0x263F
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000263F