Where is Haster?

Haster is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, two miles west of the town of Wick, 98 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 172 miles north of Edinburgh, 482 miles north of Cardiff, and 494 miles north of London. Haster falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for Haster is Wick.

Haster on a map

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

Which county is Haster in?

Haster 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 Haster in Caithness?

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

Location of Haster within Caithness

What is the postcode for Haster?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Haster is KW1 5SY.

Where is Haster in KW1?

Haster is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of Haster within KW1

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What is the post town for Haster?

The post town for Haster is Wick. Haster is in the KW1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Haster?

The centre of Haster is located at position 58.44345° latitude and -3.1569° longitude.

Latitude58.44345°
Longitude-3.1569°

What is the easting and northing of Haster?

The centre of Haster is located at the grid reference easting 332564 and northing 951154 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting332564
Northing951154

What are the nearest towns to Haster?

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

2m
Haster is 2 miles west of Wick
17m
Haster is 17 miles south-east of Thurso
36m
Haster is 36 miles south of Stromness
38m
Haster is 38 miles south of Kirkwall
50m
Haster is 50 miles north of Lossiemouth
50m
Haster is 50 miles north-east of Dornoch
52m
Haster is 52 miles north of Findochty
53m
Haster is 53 miles north of Burghead
54m
Haster is 54 miles north of Cullen
54m
Haster is 54 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Haster?

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

77m
Haster is 77 miles north-east of Inverness
98m
Haster is 98 miles north-west of Aberdeen
138m
Haster is 138 miles north of Dundee
142m
Haster is 142 miles north of Perth
164m
Haster is 164 miles north of Stirling
172m
Haster is 172 miles north of Edinburgh
183m
Haster is 183 miles north of Glasgow
246m
Haster is 246 miles north of Carlisle
247m
Haster is 247 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
254m
Haster is 254 miles north of Sunderland

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