Ecuador’s Flag. Ecuador’s flag consists of three horizontal stripes of yellow, blue, and red, with Ecuador’s coat of arms in the center. The Ecuadorian flag consists of three horizontal stripes and a coat of arms in the center. … The flag is very similar to Colombia’s, differentiated only by the coat of arms.
What does the yellow stripe on the Ecuador flag mean?
The blue represents the colour of the ocean and the sky. The yellow symbolizes the abundance and fertility of the harvests and the land.
Why do Venezuela Colombia and Ecuador have the same flag?
The flags of Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela are almost identical because at independence in 1822 they formed a confederation (Gran Colombia). They parted ways in 1830, but retained the same essential flag whose inspiration and design is attributed to freedom fighter General Francisco Miranda.