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* Asterisk

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U+002A

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Technical information

Name Asterisk
Unicode number
U+002A
HTML-code
*
CSS-code
\002A
Entity
Block Basic Latin
Unicode version: 1.1 (1993)
Alt code:

Symbol meaning

Asterisk. Basic Latin.

Asterisk was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 in 1993.

Properties

Age 1.1
Block Basic Latin
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
Composition Exclusion No
Case Folding 002A
Simple Case Folding 002A

Encoding

Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 2A 42 42 00101010
UTF-16BE 00 2A 0 42 42 00000000 00101010
UTF-16LE 2A 00 42 0 10752 00101010 00000000
UTF-32BE 00 00 00 2A 0 0 0 42 42 00000000 00000000 00000000 00101010
UTF-32LE 2A 00 00 00 42 0 0 0 704643072 00101010 00000000 00000000 00000000
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