Unicode Character 'NO-BREAK SPACE' (U+00A0)

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Do not use this character in domain names. Browsers are blacklisting it because of the potential for phishing.
Unicode Data
Name NO-BREAK SPACE
Block Latin-1 Supplement
Category Separator, Space [Zs]
Combine 0
BIDI Common Number Separator [CS]
Decomposition <noBreak> SPACE (U+0020)
Mirror N
Old name NON-BREAKING SPACE
Index entries Latin-1 Punctuation and Symbols
Latin-1 Supplement
nbsp
Punctuation and Symbols, Latin-1
NO-BREAK SPACE
non-breaking space
SPACE, NO-BREAK
Symbols, Latin-1 Punctuation and
space, non-breaking
Comments commonly abbreviated as NBSP
See Also space U+0020
figure space U+2007
narrow no-break space U+202F
word joiner U+2060
zero width no-break space U+FEFF
Version Unicode 1.1.0 (June, 1993)
Encodings
HTML Entity (decimal) &#160;
HTML Entity (hex) &#xa0;
HTML Entity (named) &nbsp;
How to type in Microsoft Windows Alt +A0
Alt 0160
Alt 255
UTF-8 (hex) 0xC2 0xA0 (c2a0)
UTF-8 (binary) 11000010:10100000
UTF-16 (hex) 0x00A0 (00a0)
UTF-16 (decimal) 160
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000000A0 (a0)
UTF-32 (decimal) 160
C/C++/Java source code "\u00A0"
Python source code u"\u00A0"
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Java Data
string.toUpperCase()  
string.toLowerCase()  
Character.UnicodeBlock LATIN_1_SUPPLEMENT
Character.charCount() 1
Character.getDirectionality() DIRECTIONALITY_COMMON_NUMBER_SEPARATOR [7]
Character.getNumericValue() -1
Character.getType() 12
Character.isDefined() Yes
Character.isDigit() No
Character.isIdentifierIgnorable() No
Character.isISOControl() No
Character.isJavaIdentifierPart() No
Character.isJavaIdentifierStart() No
Character.isLetter() No
Character.isLetterOrDigit() No
Character.isLowerCase() No
Character.isMirrored() No
Character.isSpaceChar() Yes
Character.isSupplementaryCodePoint() No
Character.isTitleCase() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierPart() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierStart() No
Character.isUpperCase() No
Character.isValidCodePoint() Yes
Character.isWhitespace() No