Flag of Cuba (GIF)


The Cuban flag consists of five alternating stripes of blue and white and a red triangle with a white star on the left. The three blue stripes represent the three divisions of Cuba at the time of division: the Eastern, Central and Western. The white color symbolizes the purity of ideals and light. The red triangle represents the three ideals of freedom, equality, and brotherhood. And the red color refers to blood and courage. The height-to-width ratio in the flag is 1:2, and the flag was adopted on May 20, 1902.

Its coat of arms includes an oak branch symbolizing the power of the nation, a laurel branch symbolizing honor and victory, a Phrygian cap symbolizing freedom, a star symbolizing independence, a key symbolizing the geographical position of Cuba, and the Royal Palm Tree, the national tree of Cuba.

The Cuba flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the world globe.
Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country located in the northern Caribbean. Its capital is Havana, and its population is about 11,221,000.

The waving flag of Cuba with its coat of arms (unofficial)


COUNTRY PROFILE
Capital and largest city:Havana (pop. 2,130,000)
Other major cities:Santiago de Cuba (433,000)
Official languages:Spanish
Region:Caribbean
Ethnic groups:64.1% White
26.6% Mixed
9.3% Black
Religion:65% Christian
17.6% Unaffiliated
17% Folk religion
0.4% Other
Demonym:Cuban
Area:109,884 km²
(42,426 sq mi)
Population:11,221,000
Currency:Peso


Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Cuba (Spanish: Bandera y escudo de armas de Cuba), GIF
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September 24, 2020 at 7:35 PM

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