Unicode Character ">" (U+003E)

The character > (Greater-Than Sign) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+003E. It is encoded in the Basic Latin block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as &#x003E;. Its mirrored character is < (U+003C).

Main Unicode Properties

Name Greater-Than Sign
Unicode Codepoint U+003E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? Yes
Mirrored character < (U+003C)

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+003E Conversion

HTML (decimal) &#62;
HTML (hex) &#x003E;
HTML (named) &gt;
URL Escape Code %3E
CSS \00003E
JavaScript, JSON \u003E
C, C++, Java \u003E
Python \u003E
Rust \u{003E}
Ruby \u003E

How to type ">"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 3 E. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 3 E. Release Alt.


  • >
    Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • >
    Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • >
    Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x3E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x003E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000003E

Characters based on ">" (U+003E)