u2606, U+2606, u{2606}, emoji, emoticons- "WHITE STAR"

U+2606

This code point first appeared in version 1.1 of the Unicode® Standard and belongs to the "Miscellaneous Symbols" block which goes from 0x2600 to 0x26FF.

You can safely add this character in your html code with the entity: ☆

Easy copy/paste:


< ★ U+2605 | U+2607 ☇ >


Unicode meta-data

The following table show specific meta-data that is known about this character.

fieldvalue
Codepoint (hex)2606
Character ageUnicode 1.1
Legacy name (Unicode 1.0)-
Official name (Unicode 9.0)WHITE STAR
resolved namewhite star
blockMiscellaneous Symbols (Misc_Symbols)

Its bidirectional class is "ON":Other Neutrals (All other characters, including OBJECT REPLACEMENT CHARACTER)

Glyphs and symbols in your browser

The following unicode chart presents different versions of the glyph corresponding to the code point that are available on your computer.

In order to type this character easily, you may want to download and install a unicode Miscellaneous Symbols keyboard.

Browser default
Missing glyph

A sample of fonts are used below to display whether the character has a glyph in this font or not.

Arial
Times New Roman
Courier New
Helvetica
Verdana
SimSun
Segoe UI Emoji
Microsoft Tai Le
SimSun-ExtB
Gadugi

Encodings (Unicode characters converter)

The following character table converter allows you to see the value of the character in different encodings

encodinghexadecimaldecimal binary
UTF-8E2 98 861485018211100010 10011000 10000110
UCS206 26157400000110 00100110
UTF-16LE06 26157400000110 00100110
UTF-16BE26 06973400100110 00000110
UTF72B 4A 67 59 2D18593188074900101011 01001010 01100111 01011001 00101101
UTF7-IMAP26 4A 67 59 2D16445704426900100110 01001010 01100111 01011001 00101101

< ★ U+2605 | U+2607 ☇ >


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