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British Indian Ocean Territory Flag

Flag of British Indian Ocean Territory


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.

Official Name: British Indian Ocean Territory
Proportion: 1:2
Adopted on: November 8, 1990
Location: Situated in the Indian Ocean, halfway between Africa and Indonesia
Capital City: Diego Garcia
Area: 21,004 square miles
Population: 4000
Currency: United States dollar (USD)
Official Language: English
National Anthem: God Save the Queen


Last Updated On : August 25th, 2017