List of Moroccan flags

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List of Moroccan flags This is a list of flags used in Morocco. For more information about the national flag, visit the article Flag of Morocco.

National Flags[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Morocco.svg 1956–Present Flag of Morocco A red field with the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star.
Civil Ensign of Morocco.svg 1915–Present Civil Ensign A red field with the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star and a yellow one-starred crown in the canton corner.
Naval Ensign of Morocco.svg 1915–Present Naval Ensign A red field with the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star and a yellow one-starred crown in each corner.
Naval Jack of Morocco.svg 1915–Present Naval Jack A red swallowtailed field with yellow border and the green yellow-bordered pentagram, a five-pointed linear star.
Royal Flag of Morocco.svg 1915–Present Royal Flag A red field with the green yellow-bordered pentagram, a five-pointed linear star.

Royal Standard[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Royal standard of Morocco.svg 1915–Present Royal Standard A Green Field with the coat of arms in the center.

Military Flags[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of the Royal Moroccan Armed Forces.svg 1956–Present Armed Forces A red field with yellow border, the green yellow-bordered pentagram, a five-pointed linear star and an Arabic script written in gold in three corners.
Flag of the Royal Moroccan Army.svg 1956–Present ground Force A red field with yellow border with the army's emblem in the center.
Flag of the Royal Moroccan Navy.svg 1960–Present Naval Force A light blue field with yellow border with the navy's emblem in the center.
Flag of the Royal Moroccan Air Force.png 1956–Present Air Force A blue field with yellow border with the air force's emblem in the center.
Flag of the Royal Moroccan Gendarmerie.svg 1957–Present Gendarmerie A black field with yellow border with the gendarmerie's emblem in the center.
Alaouite dynasty Flag.svg 1956–Present Royal Guard A green field with the yellow pentagram, a five-pointed linear star and smaller stars in each corner.

Historical flags[edit]

Pre-Colonial Period[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Morocco (1147-1269).svg 1147-1269 Flag of the Almohads A red field with a checkerboard-like emblem in the center.
Flag of Morocco (1666–1915).svg 1666-1865 Flag of Morocco (Alaouite dynasty) A simple red field.
Flag of Morocco (1666–1915) variant.svg 1865-1915 Flag of Morocco (Alaouite dynasty) A red field with a white triangled border and 2 crossed swords.

French Morocco[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of France (1794–1815, 1830–1974, 2020–present).svg 1912-1956 Flag of The French Third Republic, The Provisional Government of the French Republic and The French Fourth Republic A vertical tricolour of blue, white, and red (proportions 3:2).
Flag of Philippe Pétain, Chief of State of Vichy France.svg 1940-1942 Flag of Vichy France A vertical tricolour of blue, white, and red with the axe and 7 golden stars.
Flag of Free France (1940-1944).svg 1942-1944 Flag of Free France A vertical tricolour of blue, white, and red with The Cross of Lorraine.
Colonial Flags
Flag of Morocco.svg 1915-1919 Merchant flag of Morocco under the French protectorate A red field with the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star.
Merchant flag of French Morocco.svg 1919-1956 Merchant flag of Morocco under the French protectorate A red field with the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star with the French tricolour in the canton.

Spanish Morocco[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Spain (1785–1873, 1875–1931).svg 1912-1931 Flag of The Kingdom of Spain A horizontal triband flag of red, yellow (double width) and red; charged with the Spanish coat of arms off-centred toward the hoist.
Flag of Spain (1931–1939).svg 1931-1938 Flag of the Second Spanish Republic A horizontal triband of red, yellow and purple charged with the Spanish coat of arms in the center.
Bandera del bando nacional 1936-1938.svg 1936-1938 Flag of Spain (Nationalist faction) A horizontal triband flag of red, yellow (double width) and red; charged with the Spanish coat of arms in the center.
Flag of Spain (1938–1945).svg 1938-1945 Flag of Spain (under Franco's Rule) A horizontal triband flag of red, yellow (double width) and red; charged with the Eagle of Saint John added to the Spanish coat of arms off-centred toward the hoist.
Flag of Spain (1945–1977).svg 1945-1956 Flag of Spain (under Franco's Rule) Similar to the previous flag, but with the eagle bigger in size.
Colonial Flags
Flag of Spanish Morocco (1912-1937).svg 1912-1937 Merchant flag of Morocco under the Spanish protectorate A simple red field.
Merchant flag of Spanish Morocco.svg 1937-1956 Merchant flag of Morocco under the Spanish protectorate A red field with a green field with the white pentagram, a five-pointed linear star in the canton.

Republic of the Rif[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of the Republic of the Rif.svg 1921–1926 Flag of The Republic of The Rif A red field centered with a white diamond and a green crescent moon and a six-pointed star inside the diamond.

Tangier International Zone[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Portugal.svg 1945-1948
1951-1954
Flag of Tangier under Portuguese Administration A green and red rectangle with the coat of arms (an armillary sphere and a Portuguese shield).
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 1948-1951 Flag of Tangier under Dutch Administration A horizontal tricolor of red, white and blue.
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 1954-1956 Flag of Tangier under Belgian Administration A vertical tricolour of black, yellow, and red.
International Zone Flag
Merchant flag of International Tangier.svg 1924–1940
1945–1956
Flag of International Tangier A red field with the emblem of Tangier on the hoist side and the green pentagram, a five-pointed linear star on the fly side.

Regional flags[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Sidi Bennour.png ?-Present Flag of Sidi Bennour Province
Flag of Agadir province (1976-1997).svg 1976-1997 Flag of Agadir Prefecture (1976-1997)
Flag of Al Hoceima province (1976-1997).svg 1976-1997 Flag of Al Hoceïma Province (1976-1997)
Flag of Marrakech province.svg ?-Present Flag of Marrakesh Province
Flag of Azilal province (1976-1997).svg 1976-1997 Flag of Azilal Province (1976-1997)
Flag of Tan Tan province.svg ?-Present Flag of Tan Tan Province
Flag of Dakhla province (1976-1997).svg 1976-1997 Flag of Dakhla Province (1976-1997)

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