European Union Flag

European Union Flag
European Union Flag History European Union Flag Colours
European Union Flag Information European Union Flag Number of Stars
European Union Flag Usage European Union Flag Images
European Union Flag History
European Union Flag
European Union Flag
European Union is an international organization based in Brussels. European Union Flag symbolises as the unity and integrity of the countries of European Union. Stars are represent as harmony among the people of the European Union.
European Union Flag Information
Flag of Europe
Use National flag and state and naval ensign
Proportion 2:3
Adopted 8 December 1955 (CoE)
29 June 1985 (EEC)
1 November 1993 (EU)
Design 12 stars as round, 5-pointed gold stars on a blue field.
Designed by Arsène Heitz and Paul Lévy
European Union Flag Colours
  PMS RGB approx. Hexadecimal CMYK
Blue Reflex blue 0/51/153 003399 100% process cyan; 80% process magenta
Gold Yellow 255/204/0 FFCC00 process Yellow
European Union Flag Number of Stars
  1. 12 Stars crowning the head of the Queen of Heaven
  2. 12 Hours on a clock
  3. 12 Months in a year
  4. 12 Symbols of the zodiac
  5. 12 Apostles
  6. 12 Sons of Jacob
  7. 12 Tribes of Israel
  8. 12 Biblical minor prophets
  9. 12 Ounces in a troy pound
  10. 12 Semitones in an octave
  11. 12 Days of Christmas
  12. 12 Caesars chronicled by Suetonius
  13. 12 Olympian gods
  14. 12 Labours of Hercules
  15. 12 Tables of Roman Law
  16. 12 Books of Paradise Lost and the Aeneid
  17. 12 Hues in the colour wheel, star or sphere
European Union Flag Usage
  • Council of Europe
  • European Union
  • Military and Naval use
  • Wider use
European Union Flag Images
European Union Flag Constraction
European Union Flag Constraction
Incorrect European Union Flag
Incorrect European Union Flag
Flag of the defunct ECSC
Flag of the defunct ECSC
European Union Flag Incorrect
European Union Flag Incorrect
European Union Flag Correct
European Union Flag Correct
Former parliamentary flag
Former parliamentary flag