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About The Bahamas

Satellite view/map is showing the islands of The Bahamas, consisting of 29 islands, 661 cays, and 2,387 rocks.

The Bahamas are located in the northwestern West Indies in the Atlantic Ocean, south-east of Florida (USA) and to the north of Cuba, the island of Hispaniola (Dominican Republic and Haiti) and the Caribbean Sea.

It was here that Columbus first landed in the New World (Oct. 12, 1492). The islands were a British colony from the 18th century until they gained independence within the Commonwealth of Nations in 1973.
Today the Bahamas has a population of 370,000 people (in 2015). Spoken languages are English (official), and Creole.

The map shows the archipelago of The Bahamas with cities, main roads and streets, and
the location of Bahamas’ Airports: Lynden Pindling International Airport, is Bahamas' main airport (IATA code: NAS). Andros Town Airport, also known as Fresh Creek Airport (IATA Code: ASD). Grand Bahama International Airport (IATA Code: FPO) is an airport located in Freeport. North Eleuthera Airport (IATA Code: ELH) is located on Eleuthera island. San Salvador Airport (IATA Code: ZSA) is located on the island of San Salvador.

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Local Time Bahamas:
Saturday-July-4 2015  03:24  
Standard time zone Eastern (EST): UTC/GMT -5 hours
Daylight Saving Time (EDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours

 
Map and Satellite View of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
 
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Map of The Bahamas
Political Map of The Bahamas

The Bahamas Country Profile

Brief History of the Bahamas
Outline of Bahma's history.

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