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.