Cyrillic Capital Letter Hard Sign
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U+042A is the Unicode hex value of the character Cyrillic Capital Letter Hard Sign, which is categorized as "uppercase letter" in the Unicode 6.0 character table.

Unicode Character Information
Unicode Hex U+042A
General Category Uppercase Letter [Code: Lu]
Canonical Combining Class 0
Bidirectional Category L
Mirrored N
Lowercase Version U+044A
Unicode Character Encodings
Cyrillic Capital Letter Hard Sign HTML Entity Ъ (decimal entity), Ъ (hex entity)
Windows Key Code Alt 1066 or Alt +042A1
Programming Source Code Encodings Python hex: u"\u042A", Hex for C++ and Java: "\u042A"
UTF-8 Hexadecimal Encoding 0xD0AA
1 To type a Unicode symbol in Windows, hold down the ALT key and enter the decimal or hexadecimal code provided using the numeric keypad. The decimal alt code (Alt 1066) will only work on computers with support for this Unicode character in the active code page. The hexadecimal alt code (Alt +042A) will work for all Unicode characters provided Hex input from the numeric keypad is enabled.
* If the Cyrillic Capital Letter Hard Sign character does not display correctly in your browser, you may not have a Unicode font on your system that supports this particular symbol.