Where is East Mey?

East Mey is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, 12 miles east of the town of Thurso, 112 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 187 miles north of Edinburgh, 496 miles north of Cardiff, and 508 miles north of London. East Mey lies seven miles south of the Orkney border. East Mey falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for East Mey is Thurso.

East Mey on a map

Bounding box showing extent of East Mey
Location of East Mey within the UK

Which county is East Mey in?

East Mey is in the ceremonial county of Caithness, the historic county of Caithness, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyCaithness
Historic CountyCaithness
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is East Mey in Caithness?

East Mey is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Caithness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Caithness.

Location of East Mey within Caithness

What is the postcode for East Mey?

The nearest postcode to the centre of East Mey is KW14 8XL.

Where is East Mey in KW14?

East Mey is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of East Mey within KW14

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What is the post town for East Mey?

The post town for East Mey is Thurso. East Mey is in the KW14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thurso.

What is the latitude and longitude of East Mey?

The centre of East Mey is located at position 58.65275° latitude and -3.20352° longitude.

Latitude58.65275°
Longitude-3.20352°

What is the easting and northing of East Mey?

The centre of East Mey is located at the grid reference easting 330260 and northing 974503 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting330260
Northing974503

What are the nearest towns to East Mey?

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

12m
East Mey is 12 miles east of Thurso
15m
East Mey is 15 miles north of Wick
22m
East Mey is 22 miles south of Stromness
24m
East Mey is 24 miles south of Kirkwall
61m
East Mey is 61 miles north-east of Dornoch
64m
East Mey is 64 miles north of Lossiemouth
66m
East Mey is 66 miles north-east of Tain
67m
East Mey is 67 miles north of Burghead
67m
East Mey is 67 miles north of Findochty
68m
East Mey is 68 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to East Mey?

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

89m
East Mey is 89 miles north-east of Inverness
112m
East Mey is 112 miles north of Aberdeen
152m
East Mey is 152 miles north of Dundee
156m
East Mey is 156 miles north of Perth
178m
East Mey is 178 miles north of Stirling
187m
East Mey is 187 miles north of Edinburgh
197m
East Mey is 197 miles north of Glasgow
260m
East Mey is 260 miles north of Carlisle
261m
East Mey is 261 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
268m
East Mey is 268 miles north of Sunderland

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