Where is Cursiter?

Cursiter is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, four miles west of the town of Kirkwall, 133 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 210 miles north of Edinburgh, 520 miles north of Cardiff, and 530 miles north of London. Cursiter falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW15 postcode district. The post town for Cursiter is Kirkwall.

Cursiter on a map

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

Which county is Cursiter in?

Cursiter 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 Cursiter in Orkney?

Cursiter is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Cursiter within Orkney

Where is Cursiter in KW15?

Cursiter is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW15 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW15 postcode district.

Location of Cursiter within KW15

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What is the post town for Cursiter?

The post town for Cursiter is Kirkwall. Cursiter is in the KW15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kirkwall.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cursiter?

The centre of Cursiter is located at position 58.99402° latitude and -3.08299° longitude.

Latitude58.99402°
Longitude-3.08299°

What is the easting and northing of Cursiter?

The centre of Cursiter is located at the grid reference easting 337869 and northing 1012382 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting337869
Northing1012382

What are the nearest towns to Cursiter?

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

4m
Cursiter is 4 miles west of Kirkwall
8m
Cursiter is 8 miles east of Stromness
32m
Cursiter is 32 miles north-east of Thurso
38m
Cursiter is 38 miles north of Wick
84m
Cursiter is 84 miles north-east of Dornoch
88m
Cursiter is 88 miles north of Lossiemouth
89m
Cursiter is 89 miles north-east of Tain
90m
Cursiter is 90 miles north of Findochty
91m
Cursiter is 91 miles north of Cullen
91m
Cursiter is 91 miles north of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Cursiter?

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

113m
Cursiter is 113 miles north-east of Inverness
133m
Cursiter is 133 miles north of Aberdeen
176m
Cursiter is 176 miles north of Dundee
180m
Cursiter is 180 miles north of Perth
202m
Cursiter is 202 miles north of Stirling
210m
Cursiter is 210 miles north of Edinburgh
221m
Cursiter is 221 miles north of Glasgow
283m
Cursiter is 283 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
284m
Cursiter is 284 miles north of Carlisle
290m
Cursiter is 290 miles north of Sunderland

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