Unicode Character "▚" (U+259A)

The character (Quadrant Upper Left And Lower Right) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+259A. 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 And Lower Right
Unicode Codepoint U+259A
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+259A Conversion

HTML (decimal) ▚
HTML (hex) ▚
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%96%9A
CSS \00259A
JavaScript, JSON \u259A
C, C++, Java \u259A
Python \u259A
Rust \u{259A}
Ruby \u259A

How to type "▚"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x96 0x9A
UTF-16 (hex) 0x259A
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000259A