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by Jorge Candeias, 26 July 1999
Adopted: 29 April 1994. Proportions: 7:11. Rakvere is a a city in Laane Virumaa County (Maakond).
Dov Gutterman, 25 January 1999
Blue with a yellow horizontal stripe centered with width about 1/7th of the flag's height
Jorge Candeias, 26 July 1999
From http://www.rk.ee/symb/rakvlin.html: First mention about coat of arms with the crown and star is from 1390. The crown symbolizes the higher rule. Six pointed star symbolizes prosperity. Current coat of arms first time adopted 1937.
Erki Kurrikoff, 11 April 2001
from http://www.rk.ee/symb/rakvlin.html, located by Dov Gutterman