Basse-Terre Island (French: île de Basse-Terre or île de la Basse-Terre) is the name of the western-half of Guadeloupe proper, in the Lesser Antilles. To the South lies Les Saintes and Dominica. In the North-East, it is separated from the other half of Guadeloupe proper, Grande-Terre, by a narrow sea channel called the Rivière Salée (in English Salt River).
Latitude: 16° 08' 60.00" N
Longitude: -61° 39' 59.99" W
Nearest city to this article: Petit-Bourg Read about Basse-Terre Island in the Wikipedia Satellite map of Basse-Terre Island in Google Maps