Where is Cleat?

Cleat is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 16 miles south of the town of Kirkwall, 115 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 193 miles north of Edinburgh, 502 miles north of Cardiff, and 512 miles north of London. Cleat lies seven miles north-east of the Caithness border. Cleat falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Cleat is Orkney.

Cleat on a map

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

Which county is Cleat in?

Cleat is in the ceremonial county of Orkney, the historic county of Orkney, and the administrative county of Orkney Islands.

Ceremonial CountyOrkney
Historic CountyOrkney
Administrative CountyOrkney Islands

Where is Cleat in Orkney?

Cleat is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Cleat within Orkney

What is the postcode for Cleat?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cleat is KW17 2RW.

Where is Cleat in KW17?

Cleat is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Cleat within KW17

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What is the post town for Cleat?

The post town for Cleat is Orkney. Cleat is in the KW17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orkney.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cleat?

The centre of Cleat is located at position 58.74472° latitude and -2.93595° longitude.

Latitude58.74472°
Longitude-2.93595°

What is the easting and northing of Cleat?

The centre of Cleat is located at the grid reference easting 345929 and northing 984496 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting345929
Northing984496

What are the nearest towns to Cleat?

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

16m
Cleat is 16 miles south of Kirkwall
20m
Cleat is 20 miles south-east of Stromness
22m
Cleat is 22 miles north of Wick
24m
Cleat is 24 miles north-east of Thurso
72m
Cleat is 72 miles north-east of Dornoch
72m
Cleat is 72 miles north of Lossiemouth
72m
Cleat is 72 miles north of Findochty
73m
Cleat is 73 miles north of Cullen
74m
Cleat is 74 miles north of Buckie
74m
Cleat is 74 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Cleat?

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

99m
Cleat is 99 miles north-east of Inverness
115m
Cleat is 115 miles north of Aberdeen
158m
Cleat is 158 miles north of Dundee
164m
Cleat is 164 miles north of Perth
186m
Cleat is 186 miles north of Stirling
193m
Cleat is 193 miles north of Edinburgh
205m
Cleat is 205 miles north of Glasgow
265m
Cleat is 265 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
267m
Cleat is 267 miles north of Carlisle
272m
Cleat is 272 miles north of Sunderland

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