Flag of the Bahamas

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Flag of the Bahamas
Flag of the Bahamas.svg

Vexillological symbol : National flag on land?
Aspect ratio: 1: 2
Officially accepted: July 10, 1973

The flag of the Bahamas was adopted on July 10, 1973.

Description and meaning

It consists of three horizontal stripes: aquamarine at the top, yellow in the middle and aquamarine again at the bottom. These colors symbolize the beaches of the Bahamas and the water that surrounds them. A black triangle on the flagstick symbolizes unity.

More flags of the Bahamas

Historical flags

Colonial flags based on the Blue Ensign were used until independence from Great Britain in 1973 .

Web links

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