Block Elements

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Block Elements
Range U+2580..U+259F
(32 code points)
Plane BMP
Scripts Common
Symbol sets Block fills
Assigned 32 code points
Unused 0 reserved code points
Unicode version history
1.0.0 22 (+22)
3.2 32 (+10)
Note: [1][2]

Block Elements is a Unicode block containing square block symbols of various fill and shading.

Character table[edit]

Code Result Description
U+2580 Upper half block
U+2581 Lower one eighth block
U+2582 Lower one quarter block
U+2583 Lower three eighths block
U+2584 Lower half block
U+2585 Lower five eighths block
U+2586 Lower three quarters block
U+2587 Lower seven eighths block
U+2588 Full block
U+2589 Left seven eighths block
U+258A Left three quarters block
U+258B Left five eighths block
U+258C Left half block
U+258D Left three eighths block
U+258E Left one quarter block
U+258F Left one eighth block
U+2590 Right half block
U+2591 Light shade
U+2592 Medium shade
U+2593 Dark shade
U+2594 Upper one eighth block
U+2595 Right one eighth block
U+2596 Quadrant lower left
U+2597 Quadrant lower right
U+2598 Quadrant upper left
U+2599 Quadrant upper left and lower left and lower right
U+259A Quadrant upper left and lower right
U+259B Quadrant upper left and upper right and lower left
U+259C Quadrant upper left and upper right and lower right
U+259D Quadrant upper right
U+259E Quadrant upper right and lower left
U+259F Quadrant upper right and lower left and lower right

Compact table[edit]

Block Elements[1]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
1.^ As of Unicode version 8.0

Related symbols[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 22 March 2013. 
  2. ^ The Unicode Standard Version 1.0, Volume 1. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. 1990–1991. ISBN 0-201-56788-1.