Where is Effirth?

Effirth is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 12 miles north-west of the town of Lerwick, 216 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 304 miles north of Edinburgh, and 606 miles north of London. Effirth falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Effirth is Shetland.

Effirth on a map

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

Which county is Effirth in?

Effirth is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Effirth in Shetland?

Effirth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of Effirth within Shetland

What is the postcode for Effirth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Effirth is ZE2 9LY.

Where is Effirth in ZE2?

Effirth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Effirth within ZE2

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What is the post town for Effirth?

The post town for Effirth is Shetland. Effirth is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Effirth?

The centre of Effirth is located at position 60.25104° latitude and -1.43325° longitude.

Latitude60.25104°
Longitude-1.43325°

What is the easting and northing of Effirth?

The centre of Effirth is located at the grid reference easting 431473 and northing 1152000 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting431473
Northing1152000

What are the nearest towns to Effirth?

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

12m
Effirth is 12 miles north-west of Lerwick
103m
Effirth is 103 miles north-east of Kirkwall
111m
Effirth is 111 miles north-east of Stromness
136m
Effirth is 136 miles north-east of Thurso
138m
Effirth is 138 miles north-east of Wick
178m
Effirth is 178 miles north of Fraserburgh
178m
Effirth is 178 miles north of Rosehearty
183m
Effirth is 183 miles north of Macduff
183m
Effirth is 183 miles north of Banff
183m
Effirth is 183 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Effirth?

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

216m
Effirth is 216 miles north of Aberdeen
216m
Effirth is 216 miles north-east of Inverness
268m
Effirth is 268 miles north of Dundee
277m
Effirth is 277 miles north of Perth
300m
Effirth is 300 miles north of Stirling
304m
Effirth is 304 miles north of Edinburgh
320m
Effirth is 320 miles north of Glasgow
365m
Effirth is 365 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
370m
Effirth is 370 miles north of Sunderland
375m
Effirth is 375 miles north of Carlisle

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