Flag of the Jewish Autonomous Oblast
Its flag consists of a rainbow on a white background, with seven narrow horizontal colored stripes: red, orange, yellow, green, sky blue, blue and purple. The number of colors is meant to symbolize the seven-branched Jewish Menorah. The flag's aspect ratio is 2:3.
The seven colored stripes are centered vertically and regularly spaced; they have a height each equal to 1⁄40 of the total flag's height, and are separated by a thin spacing equal to 1⁄120 of the total flag's height.
Notes and references
- (Russian) http://www.eao.ru/?p=5 (English translation)
- flag of Jewish Autonomous Region (Russia) flags
- http://www.eao.ru/eng/ – Official State site
- Jewish Autonomous State Symbols
- Flags of the World – Description
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