The Iceland flag features a blue background with a striking red cross.
The Iceland flag is a simple and elegant design. It features a blue background with a striking red cross that stretches horizontally and vertically. The width of the red cross is equal to 1/9 of the flag’s width, while its length covers about 2/5 of the flag’s length. The color blue represents the surrounding Atlantic Ocean, while the red cross symbolizes Iceland’s volcanic landscapes and fiery geothermal activity. The flag’s design is easily recognizable and evokes a sense of pride and unity among the Icelandic people.