The flag is 90 feet long by 60 feet wide, with stripes measuring about five feet wide and stars about four feet in diameter.
A runner passes under the flag on the George Washington Bridge Monday:
The flag was flown from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. local time Monday, according to Port Authority.
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