The Southern Cross signifies Samoa's geographical position in the world map and its association with New Zealand, which also has the Southern Cross on its national flag.
Official Name: O le Malo Tutoastasi O Samoa
Location: In the western part of the Samoan Archipelago in Polynesia the largest islands are Sagvia and Upolu.
Area: 2, 944 Sq. km.
Official Languages: Samoan English
National Flag: Red with a blue quarter bearing 5 white stars of the Southern cross.