Where is Midland?

Midland is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, five miles south-east of the town of Stromness, 129 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 205 miles north of Edinburgh, 514 miles north of Cardiff, and 526 miles north of London. Midland falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Midland is Orkney.

Midland on a map

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

Which county is Midland in?

Midland 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 Midland in Orkney?

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

Location of Midland within Orkney

Where is Midland in KW17?

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

Location of Midland within KW17

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What is the post town for Midland?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Midland?

The centre of Midland is located at position 58.91762° latitude and -3.18294° longitude.

Latitude58.91762°
Longitude-3.18294°

What is the easting and northing of Midland?

The centre of Midland is located at the grid reference easting 331975 and northing 1003972 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting331975
Northing1003972

What are the nearest towns to Midland?

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

5m
Midland is 5 miles south-east of Stromness
9m
Midland is 9 miles south-west of Kirkwall
25m
Midland is 25 miles north-east of Thurso
33m
Midland is 33 miles north of Wick
78m
Midland is 78 miles north-east of Dornoch
83m
Midland is 83 miles north of Lossiemouth
83m
Midland is 83 miles north-east of Tain
85m
Midland is 85 miles north of Burghead
85m
Midland is 85 miles north of Findochty
86m
Midland is 86 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Midland?

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

107m
Midland is 107 miles north of Inverness
129m
Midland is 129 miles north of Aberdeen
170m
Midland is 170 miles north of Dundee
175m
Midland is 175 miles north of Perth
196m
Midland is 196 miles north of Stirling
205m
Midland is 205 miles north of Edinburgh
215m
Midland is 215 miles north of Glasgow
279m
Midland is 279 miles north of Carlisle
279m
Midland is 279 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
286m
Midland is 286 miles north of Sunderland

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