File:Flag of East Germany.svg

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Boarisch: Flaggn vo de Deitsche Demokratische Republik
Deutsch: Die Staatsflagge der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik, vom 1. Oktober 1959 bis 3. Oktober 1990
Français : Drapeau de la République démocratique allemande
Gaeilge: Bratach an Phoblacht Dhaonlathach na Gearmáine
Hornjoserbsce: Chorhoj Němskeje demokratiska republika
Italiano : Bandiera della Repubblica Democratica Tedesca
Magyar : A Német Demokratikus Köztársaság zászlaja
Malti: Bandiera tar-Repubblika Demokratika Ġermaniża
Plattdüütsch: Flagg vun Düütsche Demokraatsche Republiek
Ripoarisch: Deutsche Demokratische Republik ier Fahn
Română : Steagul Republicii Democrate Germane
Seeltersk: Flaage fon Düütske Demokratiske Republik
Slovenčina : Vlajka Nemeckej demokratickej republiky
Slovenščina : Zastava Nemške demokratične republike
Ελληνικά : Σημαία της Λαϊκής Δημοκρατίας της Γερμανίας
한국어 독일민주공화국의 국기
中文 德意志民主共和国国旗
مصرى : ده علم المانيا الشرقيه
Date 1959-1990
Source

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  • Gesetz zur Änderung des Gesetzes über das Staatswappen und die Staatsflagge der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik. Vom 1. Oktober 1959
  • Verordnung über Flaggen, Fahnen und Dienstwimpel der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik. — Flaggenverordnung — Vom 3. Januar 1973
  • Verordnung über Flaggen, Fahnen und Dienstwimpel der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik. — Flaggenverordnung — Vom 12. Juli 1979
Author
  • Flaggenentwurf: unbekannt
  • diese Datei: Jwnabd
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Public domain 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.

Coat of arms of Germany.svg
Insignia This image shows a flag, a coat of arms, a seal or some other official insignia. The use of such symbols is restricted in many countries. These restrictions are independent of the copyright status.
Other versions

Derivative works of this file:  Flag map of East Germany (1949–1990).svg

Colors
Used colors:
     black rendered as RGB 000 000 000
     red rendered as RGB 221 000 000
     gold rendered as RGB 255 206 000
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Colours scheme: valid for East German flags 1949-1990

Flag of Germany.svg Coat of arms of East Germany.svg State arms of German Democratic Republic.svg Black
(flag/arms)
Red
(flag/arms)
Gold
(flag)
Gold
(arms)
RGB 0/0/0 221/0/0 255/206/0 255/199/9
Hexadecimal #000000ff #dd0000ff #ffce00ff #ffc709ff
CMYK 0/0/0/100 0/100/100/13 0/19/100/0 0/22/96/0
HSL 0/0/0 0/255/100 34/255/128 33/255/132


Flag of East Germany*
country German Democratic Republic (GDR)
used by East Germany
from 1959-10-01
until 1990-10-03
created by -
format 3:5
shape rectangular
FIAV ↑
colours black, red, gold
other characteristics flag has 3 horizontal stripes

flag includes the flag Flag of Germany.svg
flag includes the coat of arms Coat of arms of East Germany.svg


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