Dominica is located between two French territories, Guadeloupe to the north and Martinique to the south.
The lowest point in the Dominica is at sea level along the coast, and our tallest peak is Morne Diablotins at 1,447 m (4,747 ft). A map of Dominica shows how distinctive this country is. Our home has one of the most rugged landscapes in the Caribbean, covered by a largely unexploited, multi-layered rain forest.
Related: Geography of Dominica
The island faces the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Caribbean Sea to the west. The map of Dominica below will show that the island is oblong-shaped and slightly smaller than New York City. Here’s some basic geographic information about Dominica:
|Coordinates||15 25 N, 61 20 W|
|Area||751 km2 (290 sq mi)|
|Length||47 km (29.2 mi)|
|Width||29 km (18 mi)|
|Coastline||148 km (92 mi)|
|Highest Elevation||1,447 m (4,747 ft)|
Map of Dominica
Here’s a detailed road map of Dominica. To download just click the image below.