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Basseterre, Saunt Kitts an Nevis
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Location o the ceety o Basseterre in St. Kitts an Nevis
Location o the ceety o Basseterre in St. Kitts an Nevis
Coordinates: 17°18′N 62°44′W / 17.300°N 62.733°W / 17.300; -62.733
Kintra Saunt Kitts an Nevis
IslandSaunt Kitts
PairishesSaunt George Basseterre, Saunt Peter Basseterre
Settled1627
Area
 • Total6.1 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (50 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Tot13,000[1]
 • Density2,541/km2 (6,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-4 (UTC-4)

Basseterre, estimated population 13,000 in 2011, is the caipital o the Federation o Saunt Kitts an Nevis in the Wast Indies.

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Basseterre is twinned wi:

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