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image by Kazutaka Nishiura, 24 March 2015
White stylized map of Shizuoka and orange coloured Mt. Fuji inside on blue
field. Blue stands for sky and Pacific Ocean and orange for sun light, passion
and unity of people. Adopted 1950-08-15.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 6 May 1998
The flag of Shizuoka is a stylized map of the prefecture.
Bruce Ward, 7 June 1996
The prefecture emblem and the flag were adopted on Sep 17th 1968 by Notice No
632. The emblem depicts Mt. Fuji and the prefecture form representing powerful
progress and solidarity. The blue flag has white and orange two color prefecture
emblem in the center. The blue color stands for Pacific Ocean, boundless expanse
of sky and surge and development of the prefecture, the orange color for
people's passion, solidarity and bright sunshine. The flag proportion is 2: 3.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 24 March 2015