Flag of Equatorial Guinea (GIF)

The flag of Equatorial Guinea (Spanish: Bandera de Guinea Ecuatorial; French: Drapeau de la Guinée équatoriale; Portuguese: Bandeira da Guiné Equatorial) consists of three horizontal green, white, and red stripes and a blue triangle on the hoist side. The green color symbolizes the country's lush vegetation, natural resources, forests, and agriculture, and the blue triangle represents the sea, which connects the country with its African neighbors. The white color symbolizes peace and unity, and the red color stands for the struggle for independence and the determination of the people. Also, there is a national coat of arms centered on the white stripe, which further reflects the nation's cultural heritage and values. Overall, the flag is a representation of Equatorial Guinea's rich cultural heritage, natural beauty, and struggles for independence and peace.

Adopted:August 21, 1979
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇬🇶

The coat of arms of Equatorial Guinea features a silk-cotton tree on a gray shield, also known as the God tree, which represents the continuity of life and the mythological significance of the tree in the country's indigenous Fang culture. Also, the tree symbolizes the location where the first treaty was signed between Portugal and the local ruler. Under the shield is the country's motto, "Unidad, Paz, Justicia" (Unity, Peace, Justice), inscribed on a ribbon, signifying the fundamental values of the nation. Above the shield, there are six six-pointed yellow stars, which represent the country's mainland and the islands of the country.

The Equatorial Guinea flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Equatorial Guinea, which is officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, is a country in Central Africa. Its capital is Malabo, and its population is about 1.45 million (2021). According to its land and sea borders, it borders with Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, and Sao Tome and Principe.

The waving flag of Equatorial Guinea with its big coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Malabo
Other major city:Bata
Official languages:Spanish, French, Portuguese
Region:Middle Africa
Ethnic groups:81.7% Fang,
6.5% Bubi,
3.6% Ndowe,
1.6% Annobon,
1.1% Bujeba (Kwasio),
5.4% Igbo and others
Religions:87% Roman Catholic,
5% Protestant,
3% Islam,
5% Other
Nationality name:Equatorial Guinean
Area:28,050 km²
(10,830 sq mi)
Population:1.45 million (2021)
Country codes:GQ, GNQ (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.gq
Calling code:+240

Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Equatorial Guinea (Spanish: Bandera y escudo de armas de Guinea Ecuatorial; French: Drapeau et armoiries de la Guinée équatoriale; Portuguese: Bandeira e brasão de armas da Guiné Equatorial), GIF

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Equatorial_Guinea
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Equatorial_Guinea

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