The national flag of Palau was officially effective from the first day of 1981 when it gained its sovereign status.The light blue color on the flag signifies the sovereignty and freedom it had achieved.
According to another notion the blue base of the national flag of Palau represents the Pacific Ocean.The golden full moon in the flag symbolizes peace and the time for activities as the people of Palau consider the full moon to be sacred and ideal for plantation and harvesting.
|Official Name:||Republic of Palau|
|Location:||Lies in the Western Pacific comprising 26 Islands and 300 islets.|
|Area:||458 Sq. km.|
|Official Languages:||Palauan English.|
|National Anthem:||Untitled (1980)|
|National symbol(s):||bai (native meeting house)|
|National colors:||blue, yellow|
|Name:||“Belau rekid” (Our Palau)|
|Lyrics/Music:||multiple/Ymesei O. EZEKIEL|
Fact about Palau flag
|Designed by||Blau J. Skebong|
|Adopted||1. January 1981|
|Design and Colors||A yellow disc on a light blue field|