The islands of the Caribbean Sea or West Indies are an extensive archipelago in the far west of the Atlantic Ocean, mostly strung between and .

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is the capital city of , and one of the fifteen provinces of the Republic of Cuba.

is the largest , between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean.

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is a nation consisting primarily of two , and , just off the northeastern coast of .


The are an archipelago in the southeastern , forming a barrier between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean.

The is a country that occupies the eastern five-eighths of the of .

is an island nation in the , to the south of and to the west of the island of .

The , or The Bahama Islands, is an archipelago consisting of many islands in the Atlantic Ocean east of .

is a country that occupies the western three-eighths of the island of .

is a self-governing overseas territory in the Atlantic Ocean north of the , off the coast of east of .

The are an island group in the Sea, 90 mi south of .

The are only about 60 km long, and consist of over 40 islands and cays.

is an island in the , among the group known as the alongside and .

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  • Location:
  • Population: 39,200,000
  • Latitude of center: 14° 31' 32" (14.5256°) north
  • Longitude of center: 75° 49' 6" (75.8183°) west
  • Neighbors:
  • Wikidata: Caribbean
  • Wikimedia Commons: Caribbean

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Other Names for Caribbean

French: Caraïbes, German: Karibik, Italian: Caraibi, Portuguese: Caribe, Spanish: Caribe
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