The Flag of Monagas State Is Official Since March 14, 2003
consists in a Sky Blue field with three horizontal stripes: blue (superior), green (center) and black (inferior) oriented to the lower edge whose latitude is approximately equivalent to a twelfth part of the wide of the field, separated between it by means of spaces equivalent to the twentieth fourth part of the latitude of the field. From the green stripe is arise a yellow sun with seven rays and the silhouette of the Monument dedicated to Juana Ramirez, Heroin of the Venezuelan War of Independence that was born in the region and that was called "La Avanzadora" (something like "The Advancer") . Complements the design a constellation of thirteen white stars that surround the silhouette and Monagas State Coat of Arms in the canton. At the moment we are investigating the meaning assigned to the colors and other constituent elements of its Vexilography. the author is: Julio Cesar Adrián Martinez.
Colors and Elements Edit
Sky Blue: represents the sky.
Stars: 13 rounding the image of "Juana la Avanzadora" (Jane the Advancer) represents the 13 Municipalities and the big star in the center identifies the Capital Municipality.
Blue: Represents the rivers, lakes, the delta and Reservoirs.
Green: Represents the soils, mountains, plains, forests and crops.
Black: Represents the Oil and arms of our natives.