Aries /ˈɛəriːz/ (meaning "ram") is the first astrological sign in the Zodiac, spanning the first 30 degrees of celestial longitude (0°≤ λ <30º), which area the Sun transits, on average, between March…
Taurus is the second astrological sign in the Zodiac. It spans the 30-60th degree of the zodiac, between 27.25 and 54.75 degree of celestial longitude, which the Sun transits this area on average bet…
Cancer is an astrological sign, which is associated with the constellation Cancer. It spans the 90-120th degree of the zodiac, between 90 and 125.25 degree of celestial longitude, which the Sun trans…
Libra is one of the twelve astrological signs in the Zodiac, originating from the constellation of Libra. It spans the 180-210th degree of the zodiac, between 180 and 207.25 degree of celestial longi…
Sagittarius (Greek: Τοξότης, "Toxotes", Latin: "Sagittarius") is the ninth astrological sign, which is associated with the constellation Sagittarius. It spans the 240-270th degree of the zodiac, betw…
Aquarius is the eleventh astrological sign in the Zodiac, originating from the constellation Aquarius.
Pisces (pron.: /ˈpaɪsiːz/, pis'eez; Ancient Greek: Ἰχθύες, "Ikhthues") is the twelfth astrological sign in the Zodiac, originating from the Pisces constellation. It spans the 330° to 360° of the zodi…
|Flag of Alabama|
The current flag of the state of Alabama (the second in the state's history) was adopted by Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature on February 16, 1895
|Flag of Arizona|
The flag of the state of Arizona consists of 13 rays of red and weld-yellow on the top half, the colors of the flag of Spain, representing the 13 original states. The red and yellow also symbolize Ar…
|Flag of Colorado|
The flag of the state of Colorado consists of three horizontal stripes of equal width; the top and bottom stripes are blue, and the middle stripe white. On top of these stripes sits a circular red "C…
|Flag of Maryland|
The flag of the state of Maryland consists of the heraldic banner of George Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore. It is the only state flag in the United States to be based on English heraldry. (While the fl…
|Flag of New Mexico|
The flag of the state of New Mexico consists of a red sun symbol of the Zia on a field of yellow. The colors honor Isabella I of Castile, her Habsburg heirs and the conquistadors who explored in her …
"My vessel is stopped and making no way through the water."
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The flag of the state of Ohio was adopted in 1902 and designed by John Eisemann, for the 1901 Pan-American Exposition.
In harbour: "The ship is quarantined." At sea: "You should stop your vessel instantly." With four numerals, latitude. (The first two denote degrees and the rest minutes.)
"I wish to communicate with you." With one numeral, "I wish to communicate with you by..."; 1) Morse signalling by hand-flags or arms; 2) Loud hailer (megaphone); 3) Morse signalling lamp; 4) Sound s…
"I am on fire and have dangerous cargo on board: keep well clear of me.", or "I am leaking dangerous cargo."
"I am altering my course to port."
"I have a pilot on board."
"I require a pilot." When made by fishing vessels operating in proximity of the fishing grounds it means: "I am hauling nets." With four or five numerals, longitude. (The last two numerals denote min…
"I am disabled; communicate with me." (When flown from an aircraft carrier; "Warning; flight operations under way.")
"I am altering my course to starboard." Crew at meals
"Keep clear of me; I am maneuvering with difficulty." With two, four, or six numerals, date.