The Russian flag is a horizontal triband. The used colors in the flag are blue, red, white. The proportion of the Russian flag is 2:3. The Flag of Russia was adopted in 1991. The first use of the current flag design was in 1700. The last change to the current Russian flag design was in 1993.
The Russian flag is the flag of the country named Russia. Russia is located in continental Asia. Russia has 14 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Russia is 12 438 mi/ 20 017 km. Russia border neighbours and border lengths are: Azerbaijan: 284 km, Belarus: 959 km, People's Republic of China: 3 645 km, Estonia: 294 km, Finland: 1 340 km, Georgia: 723 km, Kazakhstan: 6 846 km, North Korea: 19 km, Latvia: 217 km, Lithuania: 227 km, Mongolia: 3 485 km, Norway: 196 km, Poland: 206 km, Ukraine: 1 576 km.
142 257 519 people are living in Russia, a country stretching over 6 601 668 sq mi/ 17 098 242 km² (4.21% water). The population density in Russia is of 22 per sq mi/ 8 people per km². The official language of Russia is Russian. The capital city of Russia is Moskau. Russia is a Federal semi-presidential constitutional republic.
The currency in Russia is the Russian ruble (RUB). UTC (standard time) in Russia is UTC+02:00 to UTC+12:00 and UTC+02:00 to UTC+12:00 in summer. Russia has the unique two-letter country code, RU (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is RUS, and its three-digit country code is 643. The calling code for Russia is +7.
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