Jamaica Location

Where Is Jamaica Located?

Where is Jamaica located? Although, the island country Jamaica is famed for the birth place of Reggae Music as well as the famous reggae singer, Bob Marley. There are quiet a few people in the world asking, "where is Jamaica located?" and here is the answer for your question below. Do you know Cuba? and Do you know where the United States is? Well Cuba is beneath USA and we're just under Cuba, to the left of Haiti as shown on the map.

Where is Jamaica located


Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea. It is the third-largest island of the Greater Antilles and the fourth-largest island country in the Caribbean. Jamaica lies about 145 kilometres (90 mi) south of Cuba, and 191 kilometres (119 mi) west of Hispaniola (the island containing the countries of Haiti and the Dominican Republic).


Exactly where is Jamaica located?

Below is the list or coordinates for the Caribbean island of Jamaica.

  • Longitude: -77.297508
  • Latitude: 18.109581
  • GPS: 18° 6' 34.492" N 77° 17' 51.029" W
  • UTM (WGS84): Zone 18Q E: 256877.53 N: 2003824.97


Jamaica does not share land borders with any countries, and covers 10,831 square kilometers of land and 160 square kilometers of water. The total area is 10,991 square kilometers, making it the 170th largest nation in the world.

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