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Magdalena Department (Colombia)

Departamento de Magdalena

Last modified: 2014-05-29 by zoltán horváth
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image by Jens Pattke, 17 January 2004



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Overview

The 21 stars represent the 21 municipalities of the department.
Jaume Ollé, 8 September 1996

There are no stars in the top or bottom stripes.
Source - Whitney Smith: "All världens flaggor", 1980 (Flags and Arms across the World).
Marcus Wendel, 9 September 1999

According to <www.gobmagdalena.gov.co>,  Department Magdalena now got 30 stars on the flag. (a star= a municipio).
Jens Pattke, 17 January 2004

The Coat of Arms of the Department of Magdalenea was adopted in late XIX century, by a design submitted by local painter Alvaro Corvacho.
Source: official website of the Government of the Department of Magdalena.
E.R., 4 January 2008


Coat of Arms


image from wikipedia


Previous 21 Stars Flag


image by Carlos Thompson, 8 May 2003