Flag of the Marshall Islands (GIF)

The flag of the Marshall Islands consists of a blue background with a large star in the canton and two diagonal stripes of orange and white running from the lower left corner to the upper right corner. Symbolically, the blue color represents the Pacific Ocean, signifying the country's deep connection to its maritime surroundings. The rising diagonal band symbolizes the equator, highlighting the Marshall Islands' location within the Northern Hemisphere. The white and orange sections on the band signify peace and courage, as well as the significance of sunrise and sunset. The star's 24 points correspond to the electoral districts, showcasing the country's political structure, while the elongated points represent the key cultural hubs of Majuro, Jaluit, Wotje, and Ebeye. The flag, with its distinct elements, serves as a powerful emblem of the nation's identity, heritage, and aspirations.

Adopted:May 1, 1979
Designed by:Emlain Kabua
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇲🇭

The seal of the Marshall Islands is a reflection of the country's rich cultural and natural heritage. The prominent blue background symbolizes the surrounding ocean, which is of immense significance to the islands. The central image of an angel with outstretched wings represents the pursuit of peace and harmony. Behind the angel, two islands are depicted, accompanied by a traditional outrigger canoe and a palm tree, signifying the strong connection between the Marshallese people and their island environment. The inclusion of various products obtained from the sea and land, as well as tools, underscores the importance of traditional livelihoods and resources. The upper part of the seal bears the inscription "Republic of the Marshall Islands," while the lower part features the national motto in the Marshallese language, "Jepilpilin ke Ejukaan", which translates to "Accomplishment Through Joint Effort." And the motto emphasizes the importance of cooperation and collective effort in achieving common goals.

The Marshall Islands flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
The Marshall Islands, officially known as the Republic of the Marshall Islands, is an island country near the equator in the Pacific Ocean. Its capital is Majuro, and its population is about 59,618 (2021). According to its maritime borders, it borders with Kiribati, the Federated States of Micronesia, and Nauru.

The waving flag of the Marshall Islands with its seal (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Majuro
Other major city:Ebaye
Official languages:English, Marshallese
Ethnic groups:92.1% Marshallese,
5.9% Mixed Marshallese,
2% Others
Religions:95.3% Christianity,
1.6% Non-Religious,
3.1% Other Religions
Nationality name:Marshallese
Area:181.43 km²
(70.05 sq mi)
Population:59,618 (2021)
Country codes:MH, MHL (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.mh
Calling code:+692

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Yokwe I am 13 years old I really like the gif flag MARSHALLESE Flag.
May 17, 2021 at 11:02 PM

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