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  History of the Ecuador Flag | Ecuador Coat of Arms
The Congress of 1900 declared that the Shield of Arms and the Flag are the tangible symbols of the country.
In 1830 Ecuador separated of the Great Colombia maintains the previous flag, but in the Marcista Revolution in 1845, decided to go back to the previous flag which was blue and white, but with three parallel quarters to the spear, and white on the sides and blue in the center with stars.
The blue symbolizes the ocean and the sky that covers Ecuador and finally the red represents the blood of all the patriots whom died for this country.
www.ecuadorsbest.com /ecuadorflag.html   (535 words)

  
 Ecuador flag
The flags of Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela are almost identical due to the confederation that was formed between the nations on gaining independence from the Spanish in 1822 [Gran Colombia].
{2} A flag with five horizontal blue and white stripes, the middle stripe with three stars in the middle symbolising Guayaquil, Portoviejo and Machala, was raised by the patriots in the Liberation of 9th October 1820.
During the 1845 Marcista (March) Revolution the blue/white flag was reinstated, as a vertical tricolour with stars in the central stripe.
www.hipecuador.com /html/ecuador/country/ecuador_flag.htm   (432 words)

  
 Ecuador   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The flags of Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela are almost identical because at independence in 1822 they formed a confederation (Gran Colombia).
The ratio of this flag, however, differs from its sister flags: it's 1:2, whereas the Colombian and Venezuelan flags are 2:3.
The flags I spotted were being flown at the Ecuatorian capital (Quito), by many people (all waving the same flag, all new, manufactured flags) welcoming (or perhaps demonstrating against!) the Spanish Undersecretary for Immigration.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ec.html   (1970 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag - World Flags 101 - Ecuadorian Flags
The flag of Ecuador consists of three horizontal stripes - the top stripe is yellow; the middle one blue; and the bottom stripe is red.
In the center of the Ecuador flag is the country's coat of arms.
The red in the Ecuador flag represents the blood shed by the soldiers and martyrs in the battles for independence.
www.worldflags101.com /e/ecuador-flag.aspx   (262 words)

  
 Flags of the World
The flag of Ecuador uses the same colors as the Colombian and Venezuela flags.
It is identical to the "government" flag except the seal is omitted.
Flags for Outdoor use are made of 100% heavyweight nylon and finished with strong canvas headings and brass grommets.
www.eagleflag.com /International/ecuador.htm   (80 words)

  
 About Ecuador - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Republic of Ecuador is a country in northwestern South America, bounded by Colombia on the north, by Peru on the east and south, and by the Pacific Ocean on the west.
The culture of Ecuador is as diverse as the landscape of the country itself.
The majority of the Ecuadorian population is mestizo, a mixture of both European and Amerindian ancestry, and much like their ancestry, the national culture is also a blend of these two sources, along with influences from slaves from Africa.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Ecuador.html   (487 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag
This Ecuador flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets, or for indoor use with lined pole hem, velcro tabs and fringe.
Flag Description: Three horizontal bands of yellow (top, double width), blue, and red with the coat of arms superimposed at the center of the flag; similar to the flag of Colombia, which is shorter and does not bear a coat of arms
www.njflags.com /ecuadorflag.html   (199 words)

  
 Ecuador flag
The Ecuadorian flag has three horizontal stripes which from the bottom up are red, blue, yellow and the coat of arms in the center.
A flag with five horizontal stripes BWBWB and three stars in the middle stripe to symbolize Guayaquil, Portoviejo and Machala, was raised by the patriots in the 9th October 1820 Liberation.
The previous flag changed by decree the 2nd June 1822: "The flag of the free province of Guayaquil shall be white and its first quarter blue with a centered star [no colour indicated for the star]".
www.in-quito.com /flag-ecuador-quito/quito-ecuador-flag.htm   (452 words)

  
 Flag of Ecuador - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
On 2 June 1822 a white flag with blue canton and a (white) star was hoisted as the flag of Guayaquil.
My flag charts dated 1853, 1858, and 1863 (apparently Johnson's and Colton's Atlases were a bit slow to update their flag plates) show the yellow/blue/red, but my charts from 1870 on up to the turn of the century show the vertical white/blue/white with stars.
Ecuador used a different flag from the tricolori from 1822 (when it was liberated; this flag was not very used during the existence of the GCR, save only by ardent Ecuadorian Nationalists): a 1:2 flag, white field, a light-blue canton with a white five-pointed, star on its centre.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Ecuador   (2314 words)

  
 Ecuador   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In Ecuador the civil flag and civil ensign is without arms, possibly no one cares about private use of flag with CoA.
I think the flag with CoA is preferred in articles, maps etc. to distinguish it from the flag of Colombia, but the official civil flag is without CoA.
Secondly, the flag mentioned by Miles Li appears in FOTW under the heading "Previously reported two WRONG flags" and with a footnote "by Zeljko Heimer, 15 July 1996 (flag according to W.Smith (insecure))".
www.netlinkit.dk /fotw/flags/ec.html   (1460 words)

  
 About Ecuador: Flag and Coat of Arms - Ecuador Amazing Direct Tour Operators, Ecuador Tours, Galapagos Cruises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The inspiration and design for the Republic of Ecuador's flag came from the well known forerunner of South American Independence, General Francisco Miranda.
The flag has remained the same for the three sovereign states with only slight differences distinguishing one flag from the others.
The Coat of Arms of Ecuador was given to the country at the National Congress of 1900.
www.ecuadoramazing.com /learn/abc7.html   (404 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag
The shape and flag ratio of the Ecuador flag is described as 1:2 (length twice the height)
The Coat of Arms of Ecuador is in the shape of heart and rests on a bundle of sheaves which is the Republic's insignia for dignity
A Flag of Ecuador, when in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem of display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning in private with all due care and respect
www.flags-flags-flags.org.uk /ecuador-flag.htm   (1639 words)

  
 Ecuador - Flag - Introduction - Background
What is now Ecuador formed part of the northern Inca Empire until the Spanish conquest in 1533.
When Quito withdrew in 1830, the traditional name was changed in favor of the "Republic of the Equator." Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors.
Although Ecuador marked 25 years of civilian governance in 2004, the period has been marred by political instability.
www.exxun.com /Ecuador/a_fg.html   (422 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag - Ecuador Economy - Ecuador General Information :: Go Ecuador .com
The National Flag of Ecuador is yellow, blue and red in horizontal lines from top to bottom respectively.
Ecuador's National Anthem was written by Juan León Mera and the music composed by Antonio Neumane.
The health of Ecuador's citizens is guaranteed by a public health system called the Social Security Institute (IESS).
www.goecuador.com /ecuador-general-info/ecuador-stats3.html   (387 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag
These flags are the made to the highest standards in the USA.
Ecuador stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
Ecuador stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
www.united-states-flag.com /equador.html   (329 words)

  
 State Flag of Ecuador
This illustration of the Ecuador Flag is available for immediate download as a single flag or as part of a complete set of international flags.
Two sizes for each country flag are available: one in the official proportions as specified by the particular country and one in a standardized 3:5 ratio.
Our flag illustrations are used by major book publishers, magazines, government agencies, international organizations, professional sports associations, international companies and professional designers around the world.
www.flagart.com /flags/ecuador-s.htm   (445 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | Americas | Country profiles | Country profile: Ecuador
Ecuador is a patchwork of indigenous communities, including people of colonial Spanish origins and the descendants of African slaves.
Traditionally a farming country, Ecuador's economy was transformed after the 1960s by the growth of industry and the discovery of oil.
Inflation, which had become the highest in the region, led the government to replace the national currency with the US dollar in an effort to curtail it.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/americas/country_profiles/1212882.stm   (669 words)

  
 field - Flag description - Egypt
red isosceles triangle (based on the hoist side) dividing the flag into two right triangles; the upper triangle is green, the lower one is blue; a gold wreath encircling a gold olive branch is centered on the hoist side of the red triangle
light blue with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the Fijian shield centered on the outer half of the flag; the shield depicts a yellow lion above a white field quartered by the cross of Saint George featuring stalks of sugarcane, a palm tree, bananas, and a white dove
white with a blue cross extending to the edges of the flag; the vertical part of the cross is shifted to the hoist side in the style of the Dannebrog (Danish flag)
www.exxun.com /engv/fd_flag_descri_4.html   (680 words)

  
 Ecuadorian Flag - Flag Of Ecuador   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
If you would like to use this flag of Ecuador or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Ecuador or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Ecuador or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /flags_of_the_world/flag_of_ecuador.shtml   (257 words)

  
 International Flags of the World
Every flag is recreated in great detail according to official data and color specifications (where available).
The same attention to detail is given to each and every flag, regardless of size, population, or popularity of the country.
Accuracy both in the flag designs and their color specifications are trademarks of Cliptures World Flags.
www.flagart.com   (430 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag - Nylon (4' x 6')
This 4' X 6' Ecuador flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets.
Ecuador Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
www.njflags.com /ecflny4x6.html   (189 words)

  
 Economy of Ecuador, Culture of Ecuador, History of Ecuador, Ecuador Flag, Ecuador History
Ecuador has a diverse population composed of people of European, Native American, and African descent.
Ecuador has substantial oil resources and rich agricultural areas.
The Ecuador Government is presently working on strategies to increase productivity in the oil, communication and electric sectors.
www.mapsofworld.com /country-profile/ecuador1.html   (251 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag 3' X 5'
Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors.
Epic Flags, of St. Louis Missouri, offers High Quality American Flags, Flags for the 50 States,
Flag Sets for Parades, Armed Services Flags, UN Member Flags, Religious Flags, Flag Poles and more.
www.epicflags.com /ecuadorflag3x5.html   (168 words)

  
 Ecuador Flag - La bandera del Ecuador
Ecuador's flag is similar graphically to that of Colombia and Venezuela to the north, but don't say that to an Ecuadorian, as the pride that the "bandera tricolor" evokes in the hearts of the Ecuadorian people spans beyond that of any other worldly icon.
From a very young age, starting in preschool, children have a day dedicated to the flag called "Jura a la Bandera" or loosely translated Pledge to the Flag, and on historical holidays that demark important days in Ecuador's history, the Ecuadorian flag is proudly displayed in the majority of homes throughout the country.
The Ecuadorian flag has a high place in the hearts and the psyches of the Ecuadorian people.
www.ecuadorexplorer.com /html/ecuador_flag.html   (613 words)

  
 ecuador flag and description
The current flag of Ecuador was officially adopted on September 26, 1860.
All maps, graphics, flags and original descriptions created by Graphic Maps, a d/b/a of the Woolwine-Moen Group, unless otherwise noted and/or directly linked to the source, and use of same for any application whatsoever (with the exception of outline maps) requires written permission.
If you would like to submit an addition, change or correction, or suggest a new link, please forward it to our map department and we will give it our immediate attention.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/samerica/ecuador.htm   (202 words)

  
 flag of ecuador, buy ecuador flags
Our 3' by 5' flags are dyed in brilliant colors and finished with heading and grommets for flagpole display.
The ecuador flag is also available in the following styles:
The images have been digitally watermarked by Digimarc technology and are indexed on the World Wide Web by the Digimarc Spider.
www.shopintl.com /ecuador.html   (212 words)

  
 Express Flags | Ecuador Country Flag (no seal), Ecuadorian Flags
Reinforced heading and brass grommets for outdoor and indoor use.
Authentic seals and designs are always correct in proportion to flag size.
We also can customize these flags with fringe and pole pockets for use indoors and in parades.
www.expressflags.com /ecuador_noseal.htm   (83 words)

  
 Ecuador flag to buy Ecuadorian flag.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Ecuador.
The current flag of Ecuador was adopted in the 1860.
The red, symbolizes the revolution, the yellow raw materials and the blue the sky and the freedom.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/flag.asp/flag_ecuador/ecuador.html   (76 words)

  
 Ecuador2 flag to buy Ecuadorian flag.
If you want to use them please e-mail to: special@flagsonline.it we'll ask you only a link exchange.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Ecuador2.
Flag of Ecuador with coat of arm hand sewn on the flag.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/flag.asp/flag_ecuador2/ecuador2.html   (84 words)

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