Where is Hackland?

Hackland is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, seven miles north-west of the town of Kirkwall, 137 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 216 miles north of Edinburgh, 525 miles north of Cardiff, and 535 miles north of London. Hackland falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Hackland is Orkney.

Hackland on a map

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

Which county is Hackland in?

Hackland 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 Hackland in Orkney?

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

Location of Hackland within Orkney

What is the postcode for Hackland?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hackland is KW17 2HG.

Where is Hackland in KW17?

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

Location of Hackland within KW17

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What is the post town for Hackland?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Hackland?

The centre of Hackland is located at position 59.06852° latitude and -3.06089° longitude.

Latitude59.06852°
Longitude-3.06089°

What is the easting and northing of Hackland?

The centre of Hackland is located at the grid reference easting 339270 and northing 1020657 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting339270
Northing1020657

What are the nearest towns to Hackland?

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

7m
Hackland is 7 miles north-west of Kirkwall
11m
Hackland is 11 miles north-east of Stromness
37m
Hackland is 37 miles north-east of Thurso
43m
Hackland is 43 miles north of Wick
89m
Hackland is 89 miles north-east of Dornoch
94m
Hackland is 94 miles north of Lossiemouth
94m
Hackland is 94 miles north-east of Tain
95m
Hackland is 95 miles north of Findochty
96m
Hackland is 96 miles north of Cullen
96m
Hackland is 96 miles north of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Hackland?

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

118m
Hackland is 118 miles north-east of Inverness
137m
Hackland is 137 miles north of Aberdeen
181m
Hackland is 181 miles north of Dundee
185m
Hackland is 185 miles north of Perth
207m
Hackland is 207 miles north of Stirling
216m
Hackland is 216 miles north of Edinburgh
226m
Hackland is 226 miles north of Glasgow
288m
Hackland is 288 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
289m
Hackland is 289 miles north of Carlisle
295m
Hackland is 295 miles north of Sunderland

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