What country does Saint Kitts belong to?
Saint Kitts and Nevis is located in the Caribbean. This state consists of these two islands: St. Kitts and Nevis. They belong to the chain of islands of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. The Lesser Antilles, in turn, are divided into island groups, the northern of which are called the “islands above the wind”. They include Saint Kitts and Nevis. The country is the eighth smallest state in the world with 269 square kilometers.
St. Kitts is the larger of the two islands. Her former name was St. Christopher. St. Kitts has three volcanoes, separated from each other by deep valleys. The three elevations are clearly visible on the map. St. Kitts is elongated and becomes very narrow to the southeast, then widens again a little. The highest mountain on St. Kitts is Mount Liamuiga with an altitude of 1156 meters.
A three-kilometer wide channel separates St. Kitts from Nevis. In this channel is the small island of Booby Island, which also belongs to the island state. It measures only 100 meters in diameter. Translated, the name means “booby Island”. After all, a lot of boobies live here, these are birds.
Nevis is a rather round island, in the center of which is the highest mountain. It is the Nevis Peak with a height of 985 meters. It is the remains of an ancient volcano.
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