Unicode Character "↘" (U+2198)

The character (South East Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2198. It is encoded in the Arrows block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ↘.

Main Unicode Properties

Name South East Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+2198
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Arrows
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

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

U+2198 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ↘
HTML (hex) ↘
HTML (named) ↘
URL Escape Code %E2%86%98
CSS \002198
JavaScript, JSON \u2198
C, C++, Java \u2198
Python \u2198
Rust \u{2198}
Ruby \u2198

How to type "↘"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 1 9 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 1 9 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x86 0x98
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2198
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002198