Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Jamaica (JM). Explore satellite imagery of Kingston, the capital city of Jamaica, on the Google Maps of Central America and the Caribbean below.
Jamaica (GPS: 18 15 N, 77 30 W) is located in the Caribbean, an island in the Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba. The country’s area measurements are total: 10,991 sq km; land: 10,831 sq km, water: 160 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly smaller than Connecticut. The total irrigated land is 250 sq km (2012).
One of Jamaica’s essential features: Third largest island in the Caribbean (after Cuba and Hispaniola). Strategic location between Cayman Trench and Jamaica Channel, the main sea lanes for the Panama Canal.