Antigua and Barbuda Google maps and Driving Directions
Get free driving directions, Google maps, traffic information for Antigua and Barbuda, and St. John’s (GPS: 17 07 N 61 51 W), the capital city of the country located in (the) Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east-southeast of Puerto Rico.
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A former colony of Spain, France, and the UK, Antigua and Barbuda lies at the outer edge of the Leeward Islands group in the Caribbean, and includes the uninhabited islet of Redonda.
Antigua and Barbuda is mostly low-lying limestone and coral islands, with some higher volcanic areas.
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Antigua, the larger of the two main islands, is 108 sq mi (280 sq km). The island dependencies of Redonda (an uninhabited rocky islet) and Barbuda (a coral island formerly known as Dulcina) are 0.5 sq mi (1.30 sq km) and 62 sq mi (161 sq km), respectively.
Antigua and Barbuda (area: 442 sq km / 170,66 sq mi), where the official language is English, lying in America and using the currency; East Caribbean dollar (XCD), since 1965, set their clock to UTC-4. That means they are 1 hour ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time in Saint John’s, the capital. Note to the time difference: N/A.
The climate in Antigua and Barbuda; Tropical, moderated by trade winds and sea breezes. Humidity and rainfall are low for the region.
Geography in a nutshell; Mainly low-lying limestone and coral islands with some higher volcanic areas. Antiguas coast is indented with bays and harbors.
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Driving directions Antigua and Barbuda
The Google maps and Google Satellite maps of Antigua and Barbuda above showing the country, located next to N/A. For your further reference, the latitude and longitude coordinates of Antigua and Barbuda are 17 03 N, 61 48 W , while the capital, Saint John’s found at 17 07 N 61 51 W.
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About Antigua and Barbuda and the capital, St. John’s
|The national flag of Antigua and Barbuda||Borderline map of Antigua and Barbuda|
|Flag description: red, with an inverted isosceles triangle based on the top edge of the flag; the triangle contains three horizontal bands of black (top), light blue, and white, with a yellow rising sun in the black band; the sun symbolizes the dawn of a new era, black represents the African heritage of most of the population, blue is for hope, and red is for the dynamism of the people; the “V” stands for victory; the successive yellow, blue, and white coloring is also meant to evoke the country’s tourist attractions of sun, sea, and sand.||Border length: 0 km.|
Did you know about Antigua and Barbuda?
- From 1632 until formal independence granted in 1981, Antigua and its neighbor Barbuda were British colonies.
- In 1865, Redonda was “claimed by an eccentric Englishman as a kingdom for his son.
- In September 2017, Hurricane Irma damaged or destroyed 95% of Barbuda’s buildings and infrastructure and as a result, all the island’s inhabitants were evacuated to Antigua, leaving Barbuda empty for the first time in modern history.
Facts of Antigua and Barbuda (AG)
Name conventional long form: none, conventional short form: Antigua and Barbuda, etymology: “antiguo” is Spanish for “ancient” or “old”; the island was discovered by Christopher COLUMBUS in 1493 and, according to tradition, named by him after the church of Santa Maria la Antigua (Old Saint Mary’s) in Seville; “barbuda” is Spanish for “bearded” and the adjective may refer to the alleged beards of the indigenous people or to the island’s bearded-fig trees
Codes: ISO; AG, Internet; .ag
Capital city: St. John’s
Language(s): English (official language), Antiguan creole
National holiday(s): Independence Day (National Day), 1 November (1981)
Motto: Each Endeavouring, All Achieving
Currency: East Caribbean dollar (XCD), since 1965
GPS: 17 03 N, 61 48 W, St. John’s; 17 07 N 61 51 W
Location: Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east-southeast of Puerto Rico
Geography note: Antigua has a deeply indented shoreline with many natural harbors and beaches; Barbuda has a large western harbor
Land boundaries: N/A, 0 km
Maritime boundaries: Caribbean Sea
Coastline: 153 km
Area: total: 442.6 sq km; land: 442.6 sq km, water: 0 sq km (total 170,66 mi2), 2.5 times the size of Washington, DC.
Roadways: total: 1,170 km, paved: 386 km, unpaved: 784 km (2011)
Local time (capital): UTC-4, 1 hour ahead of Washington DC during Standard Time
Note to the local time: N/A
Population in Antigua and Barbuda: 103 050
Population in Saint John’s: 23 500 (including the metropolitan areas)
Urbanization: urban population: 23.8% of total population (2015)
Major urban areas population: SAINT JOHN’S (capital) 22,000 (2014)
Population growth rate: 1.23% (2016 estimate)
Birth rate: 15.8 births / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Death rate: 5.7 deaths / 1,000 population (2016 estimate)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 23.36% (male 11,107 / female 10,754) 15-24 years: 17% (male 7,918 / female 7,992) 25-54 years: 42.31% (male 18,085 / female 21,509) 55-64 years: 9.53% (male 4,021 / female 4,894) 65 years and over: 7.8% (male 3,136 / female 4,165) (2016 estimate)
Median age: total: 31.6 years; male: 29.8 years, female: 33.2 years (2016 estimate)
Ethnic groups: black 87.3%, mixed 4.7%, hispanic 2.7%, white 1.6%, other 2.7%, unspecified 0.9% (2011 estimate)
Religions: Protestant 68.3% (Anglican 17.6%, Seventh Day Adventist 12.4%, Pentecostal 12.2%, Moravian 8.3%, Methodist 5.6%, Wesleyan Holiness 4.5%, Church of God 4.1%, Baptist 3.6%), Roman Catholic 8.2%, other 12.2%, unspecified 5.5%, none 5.9% (2011 estimate)
Government type: Parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy
Legal system: common law based on the English model
National anthem: Fair Antigua, We Salute Thee
Known national hazards: hurricanes and tropical storms (July to October); periodic droughts
Major infectious diseases: note: active local transmission of Zika virus by Aedes species mosquitoes has been identified in this country (as of August 2016); it poses an important risk (a large number of cases possible) among US citizens if bitten by an infective mosquito; other less common ways to get Zika are through sex, via blood transfusion, or during pregnancy, in which the pregnant woman passes Zika virus to her fetus (2016)
Land use: agricultural land: 20.5%; arable land 9.1%; permanent crops 2.3%; permanent pasture 9.1%; forest: 22.3%; other: 57.2% (2011 estimate)
Agricultural products: cotton, fruits, vegetables, bananas, coconuts, cucumbers, mangoes, sugarcane; livestock
Industries: tourism, construction, light manufacturing (clothing, alcohol, household appliances)
Export commodities: petroleum products, bedding, handicrafts, electronic components, transport equipment, food and live animals
Main export partners: N/A
Import commodities: food and live animals, machinery and transport equipment, manufactures, chemicals, oil
Main import partners: N/A
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