The national flag of the British Indian Ocean Territory was adopted on November 8, 1990. The flag depicts six white and and six colored curvy horizontal bands. The British Union Flag is depicted in the upper segment of the hoist-side quadrant.
The remaining half part of the British Indian Ocean Territory Flag consists of a stripy fragment that holds a palm tree and yellow crown. The ratio of the flag is 1:2.
The green palm tree and the crown are pictogram of Indian Ocean Territory.
British Indian Ocean Territory
November 8, 1990
Situated in the Indian Ocean, halfway between Africa and Indonesia
: Diego Garcia
21,004 square miles
United States dollar (USD)
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