Where is Carnach?

Carnach is located in the county of Moray, Scotland, six miles south of the town of Forres, 64 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 110 miles north of Edinburgh, 418 miles north of Cardiff, and 439 miles north of London. Carnach lies roughly one mile east of the Nairn border, and was historically in the county of Nairn. Carnach falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the IV36 postcode district. The post town for Carnach is Forres.

Carnach on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Carnach
Location of Carnach within the UK

Which county is Carnach in?

Carnach is in the ceremonial county of Moray, the historic county of Nairn, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyMoray
Historic CountyNairn
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Carnach in Moray?

Carnach is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Moray, and towards the westernmost extremity of Moray.

Location of Carnach within Moray

What is the postcode for Carnach?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Carnach is IV36 2QQ.

Where is Carnach in IV36?

Carnach is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the IV36 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the IV36 postcode district.

Location of Carnach within IV36

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What is the post town for Carnach?

The post town for Carnach is Forres. Carnach is in the IV36 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Forres.

What is the latitude and longitude of Carnach?

The centre of Carnach is located at position 57.5201° latitude and -3.65523° longitude.

Latitude57.5201°
Longitude-3.65523°

What is the easting and northing of Carnach?

The centre of Carnach is located at the grid reference easting 300957 and northing 848978 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting300957
Northing848978

What are the nearest towns to Carnach?

Position of Carnach relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Carnach to the centre of the town.

6m
Carnach is 6 miles south of Forres
9m
Carnach is 9 miles south-east of Nairn
13m
Carnach is 13 miles north of Grantown-on-Spey
14m
Carnach is 14 miles south-west of Burghead
16m
Carnach is 16 miles south-west of Elgin
16m
Carnach is 16 miles west of Charlestown of Aberlour
17m
Carnach is 17 miles west of Rothes
18m
Carnach is 18 miles south-east of Cromarty
18m
Carnach is 18 miles east of Fortrose
20m
Carnach is 20 miles south-west of Lossiemouth

What are the nearest cities to Carnach?

Position of Carnach relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Carnach to the centre of the city.

21m
Carnach is 21 miles east of Inverness
64m
Carnach is 64 miles north-west of Aberdeen
78m
Carnach is 78 miles north of Dundee
78m
Carnach is 78 miles north of Perth
98m
Carnach is 98 miles north of Stirling
110m
Carnach is 110 miles north of Edinburgh
117m
Carnach is 117 miles north of Glasgow
184m
Carnach is 184 miles north of Carlisle
193m
Carnach is 193 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
201m
Carnach is 201 miles north-west of Sunderland

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