Emoji Information
Closed Mailbox with Raised Flag

Objects Category

Closed Mailbox with Raised Flag

Buzón cerrado con bandera levantada

= mailbox containing mail

A closed mailbox used to hold letters and packages. This particular mailbox has the flag up, which means there is outgoing mail in need of pickup by the postal worker. The door is closed on this mailbox.

Emoji History The emoji code/ image log of changes.

  1. This emoji was part of the proprietary / non-standardized emoji set first introduced by Japanese carriers like Softbank. These emojis became part of the Apple iPhone starting in iOS 2.2 as an unlockable feature on handsets sold in English speaking countries.
  2. In iOS 5 / OSX 10.7, the underlying code that the Apple OS generates for this emoji was changed.

Emoji General Information

Twitter Emoji Popularity (Rank) 1398 of 2393
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ASCII Conversion
"Short Code" Name :mailbox:

Unicode Category Information

Unicode Category Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs
Unicode Range 1F300–1F5FF
Unicode Subcategory Communication Symbols

Editorial Comment

The flag is up on this mailbox to identify there is outgoing mail waiting. In iOS 5 the mailbox magically closed. iEmoji old name: Blue Mailbox.

Proposed Unicode Information & Notes

Unicode Category Artifacts
Unicode Subcategory Communication Symbols
Names & Annotations CLOSED MAILBOX WITH RAISED FLAG = mailbox containing mail
Symbol Information U+1F4EB proposed
Proposal Identifier e-52D

Character Mapping/Crosswalk Notes

DoCoMo  #40 'Post office' 郵便局 U+E665 SJIS-F8C6 JIS-7932
KDDI  #515 受信箱1 U+EB0A SJIS-F7E1 JIS-7863
Softbank  #323 #old91 メール受信(郵便受け) 「meeru受信(郵便受ke)」 U+E101 SJIS-F741

Emoji Character Encoding Data

Emoji Code Version iOS 4 Code
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s) 
UTF-8 Character Count 1
Character(s) In Input
AppleColorEmoji Font (available in OSX/iOS) 
Decimal HTML Entity 
Hexadecimal HTML Entity 
Hex Code Point(s) e101
Formal Unicode Notation U+E101
Decimal Code Point(s) 57601
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax) 0xEE 0x84 0x81
UTF-8 Hex Bytes EE 84 81
UTF-8 Octal Bytes 356 204 201
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax) 0xE101
UTF-16 Hex e101
UTF-16 Dec 57601
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax) 0x0000E101
UTF-32 Hex E101
UTF-32 Dec 57601
Python Src u"\uE101"
PHP Src "\xee\x84\x81"
C/C++/Java Src "\uE101"
Emoji Code Version iOS 5 - Current
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s) 📫
UTF-8 Character Count 1
Character(s) In Input
AppleColorEmoji Font (available in OSX/iOS) 📫
Decimal HTML Entity 📫
Hexadecimal HTML Entity 📫
Hex Code Point(s) 1f4eb
Formal Unicode Notation U+1F4EB
Decimal Code Point(s) 128235
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax) 0xF0 0x9F 0x93 0xAB
UTF-8 Hex Bytes F0 9F 93 AB
UTF-8 Octal Bytes 360 237 223 253
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax) 0xD83D 0xDCEB
UTF-16 Hex d83ddceb
UTF-16 Dec 55357 56555
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax) 0x0001F4EB
UTF-32 Hex 01F4EB
UTF-32 Dec 128235
Python Src u"\U0001F4EB"
PHP Src "\xf0\x9f\x93\xab"
C/C++/Java Src "\uD83D\uDCEB"

Emoji Character Encoding Data (equivalent or similiar)

Emoji EncodingDoCoMoKDDIGoogle
UTF-8 Unicode Character(s)󾔭
UTF-8 Character Count111
Character(s) In Input
Decimal HTML Entity󾔭
Hexadecimal HTML Entity󾔭
Hex Code Point(s)e665eb0afe52d
Formal Unicode NotationU+E665U+EB0AU+FE52D
Decimal Code Point(s)58981601701041709
UTF-8 Hex (C Syntax)0xEE 0x99 0xA50xEE 0xAC 0x8A0xF3 0xBE 0x94 0xAD
UTF-8 Hex BytesEE 99 A5EE AC 8AF3 BE 94 AD
UTF-8 Octal Bytes356 231 245356 254 212363 276 224 255
UTF-16 Hex (C Syntax)0xE6650xEB0A0xDBB9 0xDD2D
UTF-16 Hexe665eb0adbb9dd2d
UTF-16 Dec589816017056249 56621
UTF-32 Hex (C Syntax)0x0000E6650x0000EB0A0x000FE52D
UTF-32 HexE665EB0A0FE52D
UTF-32 Dec58981601701041709
Python Srcu"\uE665"u"\uEB0A"u"\U000FE52D"
PHP Src"\xee\x99\xa5""\xee\xac\x8a""\xf3\xbe\x94\xad"
C/C++/Java Src"\uE665""\uEB0A""\uDBB9\uDD2D"

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