Flag of Japan

Flag Japan, Banner Japan
Aspect ratio:
2:3
Vexillological symbol:
Civil flag and official flag ashore, merchant and official flag at sea
Country:
Japan
Capital:
Tokyo
Size:
377.780 km²
Population:
127.333.002
Continent:
Asia
Languages:
Japanese
Currency:
Yen (JPY)
accepted at:
04.08.1854

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Text courtesy of Flaggenlexikon.de

White area with a large red dot in the center; the dot represents the sun, without rays.

Meaning

White symbolizes the honesty and purity. The red dot represents the sun disk (Hinomaru). This symbol is thousands of years old. As early as the 14th century, this red disk on a white background was considered a royal emblem in Japan.

Hymn

Composer: 廣森林 (Hiromori Hayashi) Songwriter: unbekannt

Japanese flag color codes

Rot
HEX
#BC002D
RGB
188, 0, 45
CMYK
0, 100, 90, 0
RAL
032
Pantone
032
Weiß
HEX
#FFFFFF
RGB
255, 255, 255
CMYK
0, 0, 0, 0
RAL
9010