|Category||Ammunition > Firearm Ammunition|
|Stack Limit||5 Rounds|
|Box of Ammo|
|Locations||Civilian, Camping, Military East, Military West|
|Variants||Blue, Green, Red, Yellow|
Signal flare cartridge. Used in a signal pistol, it contains a mix of chemicals, making them shine with a bright light. — In-game description
The Flare round is a type of ammunition in DayZ. It is used via the Signal Pistol to create a light source. When fired from the flaregun it makes a very bright area when it's in the air, as well as when it lands.