How many square km is the Dominican Republic?
Dominican Republic - 48,442 km2
By virtue of being a much larger country, Mexico is closer to the equator; however most of Mexico is further north from the Equator than Dominican Republic. Distance from Dominican Republic to the equator (Punta Cana): 2,069 Km (1,285 miles) Distance from Mexico to the Equator (Tapachula): 1,659 Km (1,031 miles) Distance from Mexico to the Equator (Tijuana): 3,618 Km (2,248 miles)
Closest towns From Punta Cana on the eastern tip of the Dominican Republic to Rincón on the western edge of PR is 74 miles (120km) Nearest land masses From the beach just east of the airport north of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic to Isla Mona, Puerto Rico (Uninhabited Island) 56 miles (90 km)