PRESIDENTIAL INSIGNIA

 

REGULATION ON THE TURKISH FLAG

Council of Ministers' Decree --- Dated: 25.01.1985 --- No:85/9034
Based on Law --- Dated:22.9.1983 --- No:2893
Published in the Official Gazette --- 17.3.1985 --- No:18697
Published in Codex --- Series:5, Volume:24, Page:2095

Article 28 -The Presidential insignia is based on the measurements as set forth in (Supplement: 4).The Sun and stars on the upper left corner are yellow in colour. The insignia is hoisted and remains hoisted day and night at a flagpole at the President's residence and at the location of a Presidential visit during the period of such visit. The insignia is also placed behind the left of the desk in the President's office and on a steel-polished rod, bearing a top with a crescent and star, located at the left front side of the Presidential vehicle.

 

Measurements of the Presidential Insignia

 

Width = G

 

 

A Distance between the outer circle of the crescent and the seam of the white band G/5.6
B Diameter of the outer circle of the crescent G/2.1875
C Distance between the centres of the inner and outer circles of the crescent Gx0.062283
D Diameter of the inner circle of the crescent Gx0.3571
E Distance between the circle around the star and the intersection of the inner circle of the crescent on the axis toward the seam of the white band G/3.301
F Diameter of the circle around the star G/4.375
P Width of the seam band G/30
H Distance between the centre of the sun and the seam of the white band G/5.833
I Distance between the centre of the sun and the top edge of the insignia G / 5.833
J Diameter of the inner circle of the sun G/14
K Diameter of the circle edging the tips of the shorter rays of the sun G/6.75
L Diameter of the circle edging the tips of the longer rays of the sun G/7
M Diameter of the circle crossing through the centers of the small stars G/4.375
N Diameter of the circles of the16 small stars G/35

 

Source : Presidency of the Republic of Turkey