Flag of Moscow

The flag of Moscow, is a dark red banner of arms charged as the arms of the city in the centre

Flag of Moscow
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It displays Saint George wearing armor and a blue cape with a golden lance in his right hand riding on a silver horse. He is shown stabbing a dragon with the lance.

Flag of Moscow as of 29 сентября 1994
pinterest button Flag of Moscow as of 29 сентября 1994 Oren neu dag, Public Domain

The legend in which the flag came from originated in the Golden Book.

Flag of Moscow
pinterest button Flag of Moscow Oren neu dag, Public Domain

  

The flag was adopted on February 1, 1995. The proportions are 2:3.