Unicode Character "Μ" (U+039C)

The character Μ (Greek Capital Letter Mu) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+039C. It is encoded in the Greek and Coptic block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as Μ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Greek Capital Letter Mu
Unicode Codepoint U+039C
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Greek and Coptic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Left To Right (L)
Is mirrored? No

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character μ (U+03BC)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Greek
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+039C Conversion

HTML (decimal) Μ
HTML (hex) Μ
HTML (named) Μ
URL Escape Code %CE%9C
CSS \00039C
JavaScript, JSON \u039C
C, C++, Java \u039C
Python \u039C
Rust \u{039C}
Ruby \u039C

How to type "Μ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 3 9 C. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 3 9 C. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCE 0x9C
UTF-16 (hex) 0x039C
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000039C

Characters based on "Μ" (U+039C)