Japan Flag


Japan Flag

Japan Flag
  • Official Name: Nihon (or Nippon) koku.
  • Capital: Tokyo
  • Area: 377, 835 Sq. km.
  • Official Language: Japanese
  • National Flag. White with a red disc.
  • Flag Ratio: 2:3
  • National Anthem: Kimigayo His Majesty Reign (2001).
Japan Flag Information
Name Nisshōki or Hinomaru
Use Civil and state flag and ensign
Proportion 2:3
Adopted August 13, 1999 (Heisei 11)
February 27, 1870 (January 27, Meiji 3 in the Japanese calendar)
Design A red sun-disc centered on a white field
Japan Flag Design
Official color (White) Official color (Red) Color system Source Year
N9 5R 4/12 Munsell DSP Z 8701C Showa 48/1973
N/A 156 DIC ODA Symbol Mark Guidelines Heisei 7/1995
N/A 0-100-90-0 CMYK ODA Symbol Mark Guidelines Heisei 7/1995
N9.4 (Acrylic) 5.7R 3.7/15.5 (Acrylic) Munsell DSP Z 8701E Heisei 20/2008
N9.2 (Nylon) 6.2R 4/15.2 (Nylon) Munsell DSP Z 8701E Heisei 20/2008
N/A 032 Coated Pantone 2008 Summer Olympics Protocol Guide – Flag Manual 2008
Japan Flag Images
Japan Flag Air Force Flag
Japan Flag Air Force Flag
Japan Flag Defence Force
Japan Flag Defence Force
Japan Flag Naval Ensign
Japan Flag Naval Ensign
Japan Flag Roundel
Japan Flag Roundel