⛽ Meaning – Fuel Pump Emoji

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The image of a fuel pump is the emoji symbol for combustible in general. It can refer to the fuel pump itself or a gas station, but it is generally used in relation to fuel or gas. Fuel Pump Emoji can mean “Let’s stop for gas (for a vehicle)!” or “We’re at the gas station.” referring to the location or source of fuel.

The Fuel Pump Emoji appeared in 2009, and also known as the Tank Emoji. Sometimes it is mentioned as the Gas Emoji.

The Fuel Pump Emoji is a special symbol that looks like a picture (you may see empty box or "X" if unsupported), but really it's a text, so you can easily copy and paste ⛽ emoji. This trick works for most websites (Facebook, Twitter, forums, etc.) and messengers. You can easily paste any emoji into the message in your favorite application, whether it's WhatsApp, Skype or Snapchat - it will work. The only thing that displayed images are slightly different for iPhone, Android or Samsung Galaxy devices.

Fuel Pump Emoji, Apple style
Apple
Fuel Pump Emoji, Google style
Google
Fuel Pump Emoji, Microsoft style
Microsoft
Fuel Pump Emoji, Samsung style
Samsung
Browser / Native
Fuel Pump Emoji, Twitter style
Twitter
Fuel Pump Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Fuel Pump Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Fuel Pump Emoji, LG style
LG
n/a
ASCII Emoticon

Fuel Pump Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
U+26FD
Unicode name
Fuel Pump
Category
Travel & Places / Transport
Keywords
Windows Alt-code
Alt+26FD
Decimal HTML Entity
⛽
Hex HTML Entity
⛽
UTF-16 hex
0x26FD
Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filling_station
Version
Unicode 5.2
Year
2009 (see all emoji of 2009)

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How to type Fuel Pump Emoji

There are number of methods to type Fuel Pump Emoji. Easiest way is to copy & paste, but other methods, like windows alt-codes and HTML-entities (for web sites) are also popular enough.

You may use this Copy and Paste Emoji List to copy/type emoji one-by-one or this Online Emoji Keyboard to write all your message at one time and copy it when finished.

Copy and paste ⛽ emoji

It's very easy to get Fuel Pump Emoji both on computer and mobile without any emoji keyboard installed. All you need is to select, copy and paste this symbol: . Select this like a regular text, and copy to the clipboard. After doing that, switch to another website or application and paste emoji using context menu or keyboard. Hint: use Ctrl/Cmd+C keys to copy, and Ctrl/Cmd+V to paste emoji.

Even if emoji symbol or smiley looks like a black square or question mark, it most probably will be converted into appropriate image by web site or application where you paste it.

To avoid misunderstandings, first carefully read ⛽ meaning and look at ⛽ pictures before sending it to somebody: some emoji don't mean what you think they mean ;-)

Fuel Pump Emoji HTML-entities

HTML entites are intended for using on websites. You can put Fuel Pump Emoji html entity code in decimal or hexadecimal form right in your message, and it will be translated into graphical representation of Fuel Pump Emoji after you submit.

⛽ emoji Alt-codes for Windows

It's easy to type emoji or any other Unicode character with code value up to U+0ffff by it's alt-code in MS Windows. Here are instructions.

  1. Press and hold Alt key on keyboard.
  2. Hit the Plus (+) button on numeric keypad.
  3. Type the hexadecimal Unicode value digit-by-digit
  4. Now release the Alt key and you'll see your character.

Note 1. This method works only for unicode codepoints U+0ffff and bellow.

Note 2. If this trick does not work, you should check some settings in your Windows Registry. If you don't know what the Registry is, please don't try this! Run regedit.exe and navigate to the HKEY_Current_User/Control Panel/Input Method branch. Add EnableHexNumpad key with type of REG_SZ and set it to "1". You may need to log off and back on to enable this input type.