Unicode Character " " (U+3000)

The character   (Ideographic Space) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+3000. It is encoded in the CJK Symbols and Punctuation 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 Ideographic Space
Unicode Codepoint U+3000
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block CJK Symbols and Punctuation
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class White Space (WS)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

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

U+3000 Conversion

HTML (decimal)  
HTML (hex)  
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E3%80%80
CSS \003000
JavaScript, JSON \u3000
C, C++, Java \u3000
Python \u3000
Rust \u{3000}
Ruby \u3000

How to type " "

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 3 0 0 0. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 3 0 0 0. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE3 0x80 0x80
UTF-16 (hex) 0x3000
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00003000