Where is Midbea?

Midbea is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 21 miles north of the town of Kirkwall, 151 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 230 miles north of Edinburgh, 540 miles north of Cardiff, and 548 miles north of London. Midbea falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Midbea is Orkney.

Midbea on a map

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

Which county is Midbea in?

Midbea 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 Midbea in Orkney?

Midbea is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Orkney, and towards the easternmost extremity of Orkney.

Location of Midbea within Orkney

Where is Midbea in KW17?

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

Location of Midbea within KW17

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What is the post town for Midbea?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Midbea?

The centre of Midbea is located at position 59.28155° latitude and -2.97345° longitude.

Latitude59.28155°
Longitude-2.97345°

What is the easting and northing of Midbea?

The centre of Midbea is located at the grid reference easting 344630 and northing 1044301 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting344630
Northing1044301

What are the nearest towns to Midbea?

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

21m
Midbea is 21 miles north of Kirkwall
25m
Midbea is 25 miles north-east of Stromness
51m
Midbea is 51 miles north-east of Thurso
58m
Midbea is 58 miles north of Wick
88m
Midbea is 88 miles south-west of Lerwick
104m
Midbea is 104 miles north-east of Dornoch
108m
Midbea is 108 miles north of Lossiemouth
109m
Midbea is 109 miles north of Tain
110m
Midbea is 110 miles north of Findochty
110m
Midbea is 110 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Midbea?

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

133m
Midbea is 133 miles north of Inverness
151m
Midbea is 151 miles north of Aberdeen
195m
Midbea is 195 miles north of Dundee
200m
Midbea is 200 miles north of Perth
222m
Midbea is 222 miles north of Stirling
230m
Midbea is 230 miles north of Edinburgh
241m
Midbea is 241 miles north of Glasgow
302m
Midbea is 302 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
304m
Midbea is 304 miles north of Carlisle
309m
Midbea is 309 miles north of Sunderland

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