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Nagasaki (Japan)


Last modified: 2015-03-28 by zoltán horváth
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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 27 March 2015

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Description of the flag

Light blue stylized prefecture initial N on white field with the words Nagasaki Prefecture in black Kanji letter beneath the initial letter. Blue stands for sky and sea surround Nagasaki and N shaped like a dove for world peace. Adopted 1 April 1991.
Nozomi Kariyasu 6 May 1998

The prefecture emblem was adopted on Apr 1st 1991 by Notice No 395 and the flag was adopted on Aug 30th 1991 by Notice No 823-2. The white flag has blue prefecture emblem in the center and the kanji name in black at the bottom part. The oblong form in the center of the emblem represents the earth and the internationality. The flag proportion is 2: 3.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 27 March 2015

Variant without inscription

[Nagasaki (variant)]
image by Jaume Ollé, 01 December 1996

Flag prior to 1 April 1991

[Nagasaki (former)]
image by Jaume Ollé, 1 December 1996

Municipalities of Nagasaki Prefecture