Unicode Character "◒" (U+25D2)

The character (Circle With Lower Half Black) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+25D2. It is encoded in the Geometric Shapes 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 Circle With Lower Half Black
Unicode Codepoint U+25D2
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Geometric Shapes
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+25D2 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ◒
HTML (hex) ◒
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%97%92
CSS \0025D2
JavaScript, JSON \u25D2
C, C++, Java \u25D2
Python \u25D2
Rust \u{25D2}
Ruby \u25D2

How to type "◒"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x97 0x92
UTF-16 (hex) 0x25D2
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000025D2