Technical information

Symbol
Namezero width space
Unicode numberU+200B
CategorySpace symbols

Encoding

HTML Entity​
HTML Entity (hex)​
HTML Entity (named)
URL Escape Code%E2%80%8B
UTF-8 (hex)0xE2 0x80 0x8B
UTF-8 (binary)11100010:10000000:10001011
UTF-160x200B
UTF-320x0000200B

Source Code

C, C++, and Java"\u200B"
CSS Code\200B
JavaScript"\u200B"
Perl\x{200B}
Python 2u"\u200B"
Python 3\u200B
Ruby\u{200B}

Preview

This Unicode character looks like this ​ in sentence and in bold like this and in italic like this .

Font size:

12px
16px
20px
28px
36px
48px
72px

CSS Property: font-weight

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HTML Forms and Input

input
Disabled input
input-group
select
button
button

Code examples in HTML and CSS

<span>&#8203;</span>

            
span {
    content: "\200B";
}

The symbol in different fonts

-apple-system
Apple Color Emoji
Arial
BlinkMacSystemFont
Courier New
Georgia
Droid Sans
Helvetica
Noto Sans
Oxygen
Roboto
"Segoe UI"
sans-serif
Segoe UI Emoji
Segoe UI Symbol
system-ui
Times New Roman
Ubuntu
Verdana

References