Last modified: 2008-02-03 by ivan sache
Keywords: european southern observatory | star: 4 points (white) | stars: 4 (white) | southern cross: 4 stars |
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Flag of ESO - Image by Pascal Vagnat, 5 February 1998
The flag of the European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (European Southern Observatory) is in proportion 5:7, blue with a thin white horizontal stripe near the upper edge of the flag, but not touching it, and the Southern Cross, placed near the hoist and made of four four-pointed stars.
Source: Bundesblatt für die Republik Österreich, OE 12/07/79
Pascal Vagnat, 5 February 1998