Antigua and Barbuda
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Flag Description

Red, with an inverted isosceles triangle based on the top edge of the flag; the triangle contains three horizontal bands of black (top), light blue, and white, with a yellow rising sun in the black band; the sun symbolizes the dawn of a new era, black represents the African heritage of most of the population, blue is for hope, and red is for the dynamism of the people; the "V" stands for victory; the successive yellow, blue, and white coloring is also meant to evoke the country's tourist attractions of sun, sea, and sand

Independence / Republic Days
Independence from the United Kingdom : November 1, 1981

Saint John's

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Calling code

East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

Geographic Coordinates
17°7'N 61°51'W

Official languages
Antiguan Creole

Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east-southeast of Puerto Rico

Geographic coordinates
17 03 N, 61 48 W

Map references
Central America and the Caribbean

total: 442.6 sq km (Antigua 280 sq km; Barbuda 161 sq km)
country comparison to the world: 201
land: 442.6 sq km
water: 0 sq km
note: includes Redonda, 1.6 sq km

Area - comparative
2.5 times the size of Washington, DC

153 km

Maritime claims
territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Caribbean Sea 0 m
highest point: Boggy Peak 402 m

noun: Antiguan(s), Barbudan(s)
adjective: Antiguan, Barbudan

English (official), local dialects

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Antigua and Barbuda
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