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Novosibirsk city (Novosibirsk Region, Russia)

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г. Новосибиск

Novosibirsk city flag image by Tomislav Šipek, 10 February 2020
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About the flag

This is the flag of the city of Novosibirsk according to The flag is obviously derived from the coat of arms. Here’s the description:

The flag is divided diagonally from upper right to lower left corner by blue belt with white waves. Left upper field is green. Lower right field is white. Colors of flag were taken from city arms and mean: green field — health, nature wealth (resources) of Siberia, white field — purity and snow of Siberia, blue belt with white waves — river Ob’, on which the city is situated.
Pascal Gross, 15 Jan 1999

Interesting … the white-green characteristic for many Siberian flags reported is retained, as well as the blue that seems to be the third colour of the “general rule”.
Željko Heimer, 08 Apr 2000

The flag uses dark shades of blue and green:
Tomislav Šipek, 10 February 2020

Former city flag (1993-1999)

Novosibirsk city flag image by Jens Pattke, 28 January 2002

Flag adopted 19-I-1993 and abolished ca. 1999.
Jens Pattke, 28 January 2002