This page is part of © FOTW Flags Of The World website

Inawashiro [Fukushima prefecture Japan]

猪苗代町

Last modified: 2014-06-01 by zoltán horváth
Keywords: fukushima | inawashiro | hiragana: i |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors



[flag of Inawashiro] image by Eugene Ipavec, 14 December 2005

See also:


City flag

Inawashiro town flag and emblem adopted: December 12 1975 (Notice No. 19)

flag proportion: 2:3
field: sky blue (sora iro)
emblem: white; diameter of the emblem: 4/10 of flag length, a stylized hiragana I い.

Source: Inawashiro website (page in Japanese)
Nozomi Kariyasu, 10 December 2005


The emblem is a stylised hiragana i , forming a circle. The central white part (blue on the flag) represents Bandai-san (a mountain) and the lower black part (white on the flag) represents Lake Inawashiro. The circle symbolises unity and the smooth development/growth of the town government.

The emblem's centre is positioned 5/11 of the hoist from the top and 4/10 of the length from the hoist.
Jonathan Dixon, 31 January 2006