Flag of Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg
NameCurrent flag of Puerto Rico
Flag of Puerto Rico (Light blue).svg
Variant flag of Puerto Rico
Name(1892 Flag version with light blue tone)
Flag of Puerto Rico (1952–1995).svg
Variant flag of Puerto Rico
Name(1952–1995 flag version with dark blue tone)
UseCivil and state flag, civil and state ensign
DesignFive equal horizontal bands of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; a blue (tone of blue may vary) isosceles triangle based on the hoist side bears a large, white, five-pointed star in the center.

The flag of Puerto Rico consists of five equal horizontal bands of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; a blue isosceles triangle based on the hoist side has a large, white, five-pointed star in the center.

The flag was created in 1892. In 1952, the flag became the official national flag of Puerto Rico.

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