What is the Latitude and Longitude on Haiti?
Latitude of Haiti is:19 and Longitude of Haiti is: -72.4167
Haiti is a Caribbean country located on the island of Hispaniola. Being the first independent country in Latin America, Haiti has a historical significance of its own. Located at the geographical coordinates of 19° North and 72.4167° West, Haiti is spread over an area of 27,750 square kilometers and is home to a population of 9,719,932. It is the third largest country in the Caribbean.
Haiti is a mountainous country. The mountainous regions of southern peninsula and the Chaîne de la Selle mountain range dominate the topography of Haiti. The longest river of Haiti, Riviere l'Artibonite, drains Valley of Plaine de l'Artibonite. This river adds into the waters of Golfe de la Gonâve after flowing through the central parts of Haiti. People in search of some beautiful landscapes can always pay visit to the island of Île à Vache, which is located in southwest Haiti. Earthquakes and hurricanes though, have been a major environmental issue for Haiti. The most recent earthquake suffered in 2010 caused a large damage to life and property in Haiti. Lac Azuéi is the largest lake in the country.
The plains in Haiti experience hot climate while the temperature is cooler in mountains.
Agriculture is the mainstay of Haiti's economy with Coffee and Mango being it's chief exports. Haiti has a rich cultural heritage adopted by the French and African traditions and customs.
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