Flag of North Carolina

Flag of North Carolina

The flag has a blue union with a white star, the letters "N" and "C," and two dates. The red and white bars on the fly side represent the original "Old North State." The dates on the flag, May 20, 1775, and April 12, 1776, signify the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence and the Halifax Resolves, respectively, highlighting North Carolina's role in the American Revolution.

Colors: Red Blue Yellow White

Layout: Horizontal stripes Two horizontal stripes Horizontal stripes in two colors Vertical stripes Vertical stripes on hoist

Attributes: One star Five-pointed star Star Text US state

Continent: North America

Capital: Raleigh