Copy and Paste Hourglass Symbol(Sign/mark) and HTML-code

Hourglass With Flowing Sand
White Hourglass
Black Hourglass

How to type hourglass symbols?

Different operating systems, different text editors, different ways to type hourglass symbols, usually we do not need to remember how to type the hourglass symbol(sign), just copy it when needed.

How to copy and paste hourglass symbols?

If you need to insert a hourglass symbol in text, mail, or text message, facebook,twitter,etc. you can directly copy the hourglass symbol in the above table.

If you need to insert a hourglass symbol in a web page, please copy the HTML-code corresponding to the hourglass symbol in the above table.

How to type hourglass symbol in word?

Copy the hourglass symbol in the above table (it can be automatically copied with a mouse click) and paste it in word, Or

  1. Select the Insert tab.
  2. Select Symbol and then More Symbols.
  3. Select the hourglass symbol tab in the Symbol window.

There are some time-related symbols that don't exist, such as 🕓


How to use the keyboard to type hourglass symbol(Alt key)?

There is no need to remember that because alt key does not seem so accurate always, copying is a more convenient method.

Why do the same symbols correspond to different html codes?

Because different webpage encodings are used, all encodings can be displayed normally on webpages.

Why does the same symbol(sign) appear differently on different platforms (Apple, Samsung, Twitter, Facebook)?

These symbols are actually ideograms and smileys. Different platforms have designed different icons for these picture texts.

How to type hourglass symbol(sign) on phone(android or iphone)?

Unlike PC, hourglass symbols are often used as an emoji on mobile phones, so you only need to find them in the emoji. Here is how to type the copyright symbol in the iPhone.