Meaning \n javascript

function send(){

var text = 'Sent info';


text+= '\n> Name = ' + document.querySelector('input[name=naam]').value;
text += '\n> eMail = ' + document.querySelector('input[name=email]').value;
text += '\n> Tel. = ' + document.querySelector('input[name=tel]').value;
text += '\n> School = ' + document.querySelector('[name=school]').value;

What means -> '\n> ?

\n is the new line character