Chile's Flag What the colors and symbols mean. Star represents- progress and honor. Blue represents- The sky and the Pacific Ocean. White represents- "for the snow covered Andes, Red represents- the blood that has been spilled to achieve independence.
Chile's flag bearer Denisse van Lamoen holds the national flag as she leads the contingent in the athletes parade during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium July 27, 2012.
Chile is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes mountains to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south. Chile also claims about 1,250,000 square kilometres of Antarctica, although all claims are suspended under the Antarctic Treaty.