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Geography of Baracoa - Guantánamo

 

Guantánamo is the easternmost of the Cuban provinces, where the sun first rises in the Greater Antilles. The province occupies 5.6 percent (%) of the Cuban archipelago, its territorial extension is 6,184.5 square kilometers (Km2), 7% of the relief is represented by mountains, and to a lesser extent the plains, limits the north with the province of Holguín and the Atlantic Ocean, to the south with the Caribbean Sea, to the east with the Paso de los Vientos that separates the island of Cuba with Hispaniola (Republic of Haiti) and to the west with the province of Santiago de Cuba. The time zone of the Republic of Cuba is one, GMT - 5. Read More...