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Flag of Germany*
country Germany
used by Germany
current since 1949-05-23
created by unknow
format 5:3
shape rectangular
colours black, red, gold
other characteristics flag has 3 horizontal stripes
W3C ✓  The source code of this SVG is valid
العربية: علم ألمانيا
Bosanski: Državna zastava Njemačke
Česky: Vlajka Německa
Dansk: Tysklands flag.
Deutsch: Flagge Deutschlands.
English: The flag of Germany.
Ελληνικά: Σημαία της Γερμανίας
Esperanto: Flago de Germanio
Español: Bandera de Alemania
Eesti: Saksamaa lipp
Français : Drapeau de l' Allemagne
עברית: דגל גרמניה
Magyar: Németország zászlója
Bahasa Indonesia: Bendera Jerman
Italiano: Bandiera tedesca
日本語: ドイツの国旗
한국어: 독일의 국기
Latviešu: Vācijas karogs
Lietuvių: Vokietijos vėliava
Bahasa Melayu: Bendera Jerman
Plattdüütsch: De Flagg vun Düütschland.
Nederlands: Vlag van Duitsland
‪Norsk (bokmål)‬: Tysklands flagg
Piemontèis: Drapò dla Germania
Polski: Flaga Niemiec
Português: Bandeira da Alemanha
Română: Steagul Germaniei
Русский: Флаг Германии
Svenska: Tysklands flagga
中文: 德国国旗
Suomi: Saksan lippu
Српски / Srpski: Државна застава Немачкe
Slovenščina: Državna zastava Nemčije
Slovenčina: Nemecká vlajka
Türkçe: Almannhia bayrağı

Dependent images

Please note: There is no law regulation on the exact shades of the German flag, so there may be differences to other versions. If you intend to modify the colors, remember to change these, too:

(and probably several more) -- Pumbaa80 23:24, 20 March 2006 (UTC)


Public domain
English: This file depicts the flag of a German Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts (corporation governed by public law). According to § 5 Abs. 1 of the German Copyright law, official works like flags are gemeinfrei (in the public domain). Note: The usage of flags is governed by legal restrictions, independent of the copyright status of the depiction shown here.

Deutsch: Dieses Bild stellt die Flagge einer deutschen Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts dar. Nach § 5 Abs. 1 UrhG (Deutschland) sind amtliche Werke wie Flaggen gemeinfrei ("public domain"). Flaggen sind allgemein unabhängig von ihrem urheberrechtlichen Status in ihrer Nutzung gesetzlich beschränkt, und den öffentlichen Körperschaften dienen sie darüber hinaus als Hoheitszeichen.

File history

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Date/Time Thumbnail Dimensions User Comment
current 18:28, 26 September 2007 Thumbnail for version as of 18:28, 26 September 2007 1,000×600 (502 B) Madden (letting the stripes overlap to avoid transparency effects after scaling down to small sizes)
12:04, 29 July 2007 Thumbnail for version as of 12:04, 29 July 2007 1,000×600 (502 B) Ms2ger (Valid SVG)
06:09, 4 June 2007 Thumbnail for version as of 06:09, 4 June 2007 1,000×600 (469 B) Seewolf ({{Information |Description=Flag of Germany |Source= |Date= |Author= |Permission=GFDL |other_versions= }})
18:32, 20 August 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 18:32, 20 August 2006 1,000×600 (351 B) Madden (better code to avoid white stripes after scaling...)
18:28, 20 August 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 18:28, 20 August 2006 1,000×600 (351 B) Madden (code to avoid white stripes after scaling)
04:28, 22 April 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 04:28, 22 April 2006 1,000×600 (469 B) Hurlbrink
16:25, 20 March 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 16:25, 20 March 2006 1,000×600 (469 B) Madden (changed red to #DD0000, see discussion)
16:16, 9 February 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 16:16, 9 February 2006 1,000×600 (469 B) Vzb83 (Using the Pantone approximations, see discussion; scaled to 2x)
22:30, 5 February 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 22:30, 5 February 2006 500×300 (465 B) Zscout370 (Wrote this using SVG code, colors from the latest image)
06:07, 5 February 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 06:07, 5 February 2006 500×300 (2 KB) Denelson83 (Should use true black)
19:15, 1 February 2006 Thumbnail for version as of 19:15, 1 February 2006 500×300 (516 B) Vzb83 (officially specified colours: RAL 9017 for black, RAL 3020 for red and RAL 1028 for yellow)
23:25, 29 November 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 23:25, 29 November 2005 500×300 (514 B) IGEL (Changed the gold strip to #ffc709. CMYK C 0, M 10, Y 100, K 0 is not #ffe500, and the page qouted by User:Dbenbenn says, that this strip has a tone between CMYK C 0, M 10, Y 100, K 0 and CMYK C 0, M 35, Y 100, K 0. #ffc709 is CMYK C 0, M 22, Y 100, K )
23:59, 30 September 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 23:59, 30 September 2005 500×300 (498 B) Dbenbenn (change gold stripe to ffe500 according to, CMYK 0,10,100,0. Changes are PD.)
22:07, 28 September 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 22:07, 28 September 2005 500×300 (964 B) Zscout370
22:53, 27 September 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 22:53, 27 September 2005 500×300 (2 KB) SKopp (The flag of Germany. Source: Drawn by User:SKopp {{Template:Insignia}} Category:Flags of Germany)
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