The National Flag of Malaysia,was adopted on September 16, 1963. It resembles the flag of the US, featuring fourteen horizontal stripes of alternating red and white colors. The canton of the flag has a blue field and features a crescent and a star that are yellow in color. The star has fourteen points.flagsworld,The flag is often referred to as Jalur Gemilang (Stripes of Glory). The version of the flag, adopted in 1950, featured 11 red and white stripes. The national flag has a height to length proportion of 1:2.