A gesture showing the index finger and thumb touching to make an open circle. Represents “I’m okay” or “yes, that’s correct / good”.
In American Sign Language (ASL), the number nine is represented with this gesture. The same hand sign can be seen as offensive in some cultures, including in parts of Europe, the Middle East, and South America.
This can also be used as a symbol of White Supremacy, depending on context.
OK Hand was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 under the name “OK Hand Sign” and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.