Unicode Character "▘" (U+2598)

The character (Quadrant Upper Left) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2598. It is encoded in the Block Elements block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 3.2 (March, 2002). It is HTML encoded as ▘.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Quadrant Upper Left
Unicode Codepoint U+2598
Unicode Version 3.2 (March, 2002)
Block Block Elements
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+2598 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ▘
HTML (hex) ▘
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%96%98
CSS \002598
JavaScript, JSON \u2598
C, C++, Java \u2598
Python \u2598
Rust \u{2598}
Ruby \u2598

How to type "▘"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 5 9 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 5 9 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x96 0x98
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2598
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002598