National Symbols of Monaco

Monaco is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: France, . The capital of Monaco is Monaco.

The official language is French and the Euro is the currency of the Monaco. The domain is .mc and the country code is +377.

National day is celebrated on 19 Nov 2005. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Monaco is no exception.

In Monaco, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Monacan people. No official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Monaco. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Louis Notari represent a national Monacan symbol.

The country was founded by François Grimaldi. and Pierre Dartout (Minister of State) is the Prime Minister.

In Monaco the power plugs and sockets are of type C, D, E, F. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Monacan national anthem was written by Louis Notari and composed by Charles Albrecht.

Country information

Former name(s) Monoikos
Official name(s) Principality of Monaco
Alternative name(s) Principality of Monaco (official, English)
Regional location Western Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea on the southern coast of France, near the border with Italy
Country name etymology Monaco's name comes from the nearby 6th-century BC Phocaean Greek colony.
Climate Mediterranean with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers
Terrain Hilly, rugged and rocky
Population 39,242
National Day 19 Nov 2005
Language(s) French
Religion Christianity Roman Catholic (official)
Country code +377
Literacy rate 99%
Currency Euro
Capital city Monaco
Domain(TLD) .mc
Ethnicity Monégasques Italians French Occitans
Head of government Minister of State
Nationality Monacan
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 2.1 km2 (0.81 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+1 (CET)
Average elevation 81 m (262 ft)
Coastline 4.1 Km
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Monaco

Flag map of Monaco

Motto of Monaco

Deo juvante - "With God's help"

National animal of Monaco

The National animal of Monaco is Hedgehog, Rabbit and Wood mouse

National Animal of Monaco - Hedgehog, Rabbit and Wood mouse

National flower of Monaco

The National flower of Monaco is Red Carnation. Botanical name is Dianthus Caryophyllus.

National flower of Monaco - Red Carnation

National bird of Monaco

The National bird of Monaco is Not Declared

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