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Flag Description

Three equal, horizontal bands of red (top), white, and blue with an emblem centered in the white band; unusual flag in that the emblem is different on each side; the obverse (hoist side at the left) bears the national coat of arms (a yellow five-pointed star within a green wreath capped by the words REPUBLICA DEL PARAGUAY, all within two circles); the reverse (hoist side at the right) bears a circular seal of the treasury (a yellow lion below a red Cap of Liberty and the words PAZ Y JUSTICIA (Peace and Justice)); red symbolizes bravery and patriotism, white represents integrity and peace, and blue denotes liberty and generosity.

note: the three color bands resemble those on the flag of the Netherlands; one of only three national flags that differ on their

Independence / Republic Days
Independence from Spain
- Declared 14 May 1811
- Recognized 15 May 1811

Capital
Asunción

Calling code
595

Currency
Guaraní (PYG)

Geographic Coordinates
25°16'S 57°40'W

Official languages
Spanish
Guaraní