The mark consists of a picture of the island named Dokdo at the time of sunrise and an abalone; the color light blue means the sea surrounding the islands, and the color pink means the light of the sun just before rising from the sea; the color dark yellow of the Abalone means operculum. The color brown appears in the islands and the abalone shell. The color white appears in the abalone, the sea and the rocks. The color black appears in the wording "DOKDO ABALONE", the abalone, the sea and the rocks.
The color(s) light blue, pink, dark yellow, brown, white and black is/are claimed as a feature of the mark.
Sun, rising or setting (partially exposed or partially obstructed) , Clams, Coral reefs, Ocean