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Adopted 2002
Designed by French southern and antarctic territory
Proportions 3:4

The flag of Antarctica is blue with a white map of Antarctica in its center. In counterchanging colors overlapping the entire flag are lines representing latitudes and longitudes.

This flag was adopted by the Antarctic Treaty System.

Symbolism

Blue represents Antarctica's cold climate and the Southern Ocean. White represents the Antarctic ice sheets. The circular grid lines represent the fact the Antarctica is located in the South Pole.

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