The ratio of the Latvia Flag length to its width is 1:2. The Latvia flag was officially adopted on 27 th February 1990 though it was the second time of adoption of the Latvia National flag .
There are some legends and also historical facts behind the origin of the Latvia Flag. There are several version of the Latvia flag in several ministries.
|Official Name:||Latvijas Republika|
|Location:||In North east Europe on the Baltic Sea.|
|Area:||64, 589 Sq. km.|
|National Flag:||Dark red, With a narrow horizontal white stripe across the center.|
|National Anthem:||Dies Sveti Latviju God Bless Latvia (1992)|
|National symbol(s):||white wagtail (bird)|
|National colors:||maroon, white|
|Name:||“Dievs, sveti Latviju!” (God Bless Latvia)|
Fact about Latvia flag
|Adopted||18. November 1918|
|Design and Colors||A carmine field bisected by a narrow white stripe (one-fifth the width of the flag)|