Where is Moreton?

Moreton is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, three miles north-west of the town of Chipping Ongar, six miles east of the major town of Harlow, and 22 miles north-east of London. Moreton lies five miles east of the Hertfordshire border. Moreton falls within the district council of Epping Forest, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CM5 postcode district. The post town for Moreton is Ongar.

Moreton on a map

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

Which county is Moreton in?

Moreton is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.

Ceremonial CountyEssex
Historic CountyEssex
Administrative CountyEssex

Where is Moreton in Essex?

Moreton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Essex, and towards the westernmost extremity of Essex.

Location of Moreton within Essex

What is the postcode for Moreton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Moreton is CM5 0LF.

Where is Moreton in CM5?

Moreton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CM5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CM5 postcode district.

Location of Moreton within CM5

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Moreton?

The post town for Moreton is Ongar. Moreton is in the CM5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ongar.

What is the latitude and longitude of Moreton?

The centre of Moreton is located at position 51.74065° latitude and 0.22017° longitude.

Latitude51.74065°
Longitude0.22017°

What is the easting and northing of Moreton?

The centre of Moreton is located at the grid reference easting 553388 and northing 206992 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting553388
Northing206992

What are the nearest towns to Moreton?

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

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Moreton is 3 miles north-west of Chipping Ongar
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Moreton is 6 miles north-east of Epping
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Moreton is 6 miles east of Harlow
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Moreton is 6 miles south-east of Sawbridgeworth
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Moreton is 9 miles north-east of Loughton
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Moreton is 9 miles north-west of Brentwood
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Moreton is 9 miles south of Bishop's Stortford
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Moreton is 10 miles north-east of Waltham Abbey
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Moreton is 10 miles east of Hoddesdon
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Moreton is 10 miles north-east of Chigwell

What are the nearest cities to Moreton?

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

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Moreton is 11 miles west of Chelmsford
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Moreton is 21 miles north-east of City of London
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Moreton is 22 miles north-east of London
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Moreton is 22 miles north-east of City of Westminster
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Moreton is 24 miles east of St Albans
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Moreton is 32 miles south of Cambridge
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Moreton is 46 miles south of Ely
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Moreton is 49 miles north-west of Canterbury
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Moreton is 61 miles south of Peterborough
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Moreton is 63 miles east of Oxford