Panama City is one of the most populated cities in Panama, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in America, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 09.00N latitude / 79.25W longitude. For routing in Panama City, please check the free driving directions Panama City service below.
When you visit Panama, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Spanish, and the officially used currency is Panamanian Balboa (PAB), since 1904.
Panama City, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 426 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Panama City counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Panama, bears 4 162 618 sum citizens spreading on its 29 118,65 sq mi / 75 417 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Panama is Unitary presidential constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Pro Mundi Beneficio (For the Benefit of the World), while salute for the national anthem called: Himno Istmeno (Hymn of the Isthmus).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Panama Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Panama
The southernmost of the Central American nations, Panama is south of Costa Rica and north of Colombia. The Panama Canal bisects the isthmus at its narrowest and lowest point, allowing passage from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Panama is slightly smaller than South Carolina. It marked by a chain of mountains in the west, moderate hills in the interior, and a low range on the east coast. There are extensive forests in the fertile Caribbean area.