Panama is located on an isthmus that extends over 75,517 km2, joining Central America and South America. Bordered on the north by the Caribbean Sea and on the south by the Pacific Ocean. By land it borders on the east with Colombia and on the west with Costa Rica.
Population (2010 census): 3,322,576. Area: 30,193 square miles.
Language: The official language is Spanish, English is also spoken frequently.
Local Time: UTC / GMT-5 (Same as Eastern Standard Time, but does not follow light-saving time.)