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Where is Hobbister?

Hobbister is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, five miles south-west of the town of Kirkwall, 129 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 207 miles north of Edinburgh, 516 miles north of Cardiff, and 526 miles north of London. Hobbister falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Hobbister is Orkney.

Hobbister on a map

Map showing extent of Hobbister as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Hobbister
Map showing location of Hobbister within the UK
Location of Hobbister within the UK

Which county is Hobbister in?

Hobbister 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 Hobbister in Orkney?

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

Map showing location of Hobbister within Orkney
Location of Hobbister within Orkney

Where is Hobbister in KW17?

Hobbister is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Map showing location of Hobbister within KW17
Location of Hobbister within KW17

What is the post town for Hobbister?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Hobbister?

The centre of Hobbister is located at position 58.94108° latitude and -3.0747° longitude.

Latitude58.94108°
Longitude-3.0747°

What is the easting and northing of Hobbister?

The centre of Hobbister is located at the grid reference easting 338250 and northing 1006480 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting338250
Northing1006480

What are the nearest towns to Hobbister?

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

south-west
5m
Hobbister is 5 miles south-west of Kirkwall
east
8m
Hobbister is 8 miles east of Stromness
north-east
29m
Hobbister is 29 miles north-east of Thurso
north
34m
Hobbister is 34 miles north of Wick
north-east
81m
Hobbister is 81 miles north-east of Dornoch
north
85m
Hobbister is 85 miles north of Lossiemouth
north-east
86m
Hobbister is 86 miles north-east of Tain
north
86m
Hobbister is 86 miles north of Findochty
north
87m
Hobbister is 87 miles north of Cullen
north
87m
Hobbister is 87 miles north of Burghead

What are the nearest cities to Hobbister?

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

north-east
110m
Hobbister is 110 miles north-east of Inverness
north
129m
Hobbister is 129 miles north of Aberdeen
north
172m
Hobbister is 172 miles north of Dundee
north
177m
Hobbister is 177 miles north of Perth
north
198m
Hobbister is 198 miles north of Stirling
north
207m
Hobbister is 207 miles north of Edinburgh
north
217m
Hobbister is 217 miles north of Glasgow
north
280m
Hobbister is 280 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
north
280m
Hobbister is 280 miles north of Carlisle
north
287m
Hobbister is 287 miles north of Sunderland