If the Indian Ocean country of the Maldives had national colors beyond the red and green that dominate their flag, I would be tempted to guess that they would be blue and white. An archipelago nation consisting of 26 atolls which in turn contain more than 1000 coral islands, escaping the white sand and blue water is nearly impossible. Add to that the fact that the highest point on the island is just under eight feet high (with an average elevation just under five feet) and sea level is literally a few feet away.
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