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ⓘ Half-staff or half-mast describes a flag being displayed at halfway up a flagpole or a ships mast. This is done in many countries as a symbol of respect, mourni ..



                                               

Cyclone Yaas

Cyclonic Storm Yaas is a currently strengthening tropical cyclone in the Bay of Bengal. The third depression, second deep depression, and second cyclonic storm of the 2021 North Indian Ocean cyclone season, Yaas formed from a disturbance that the Indian Meteorological Department first monitored on May 23. Conditions in the basin favored development as the system became a deep depression by that day before intensifying to a cyclonic storm on the next day, being named Yaas. Yaas or Yass is the name given by Oman, which means a fragrant flowering plant used for traditional medicine in Oman an ...

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ⓘ Half-staff

Half-staff or half-mast describes a flag being displayed at halfway up a flagpole or a ships mast. This is done in many countries as a symbol of respect, mourning, or distress, or a form of honor.

The flag does not always have to be flown at exactly the half-way point, sometimes it is acceptable to have the "half-mast" flag at slightly lower or slightly higher than the middle of the flagpole or mast. Originally, "half-staff" meant that the flag had to be flown one flag-width from the top to allow for the "invisible flag of mourning" to be at the top.

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