|Flags of Neighboring Countries|
The yellow crescent symbolizes Islam religion of Malaysia. The yellow color also is the royal color of the rulers in Malaysia . The name of the Malaysian flag is Jalur Gemilang meaning, stripes of glory.
Official Name: Persekutuan Tanah Malaysia
Capital: kuala Lumpur
Location: West Malaysia consists of the Malay Peninsula and the island of penang in the Indian Ocean; East Malaysia includes sabah and Sarawak on northern Borneo, Malaysia includes Sabah and Sarawak on northern Borneo Malaysia has land borders with Thailand Indonesia and Brunei.
Area: 3,29,750 Sq. km.
Official Language: Malay
National Flag:14 horizontal stripes of red and white with a blue quarter bearing a crescent and a star of point all in yellow.
Fact about Malaysia flag
|Designed by||Mohamed Hamzah|
|Adopted||26 May 1950 (original 11-point star and 11 stripes), 16 September 1963 (current 14-point star and 14 stripes)|
|Design and Colors||Fourteen horizontal stripes alternating red and white; in the canton, a yellow crescent and 14-point star on a blue field|
Last Updated on : January 30, 2016