Where is Muir of Lochs?

Muir of Lochs is located in the county of Moray, Scotland, six miles east of the town of Elgin, 53 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 117 miles north of Edinburgh, 426 miles north of Cardiff, and 441 miles north of London. Muir of Lochs lies four miles north of the Banffshire border, and was historically in the county of Nairn. Muir of Lochs falls within the unitary authority of Moray. It is in the IV32 postcode district. The post town for Muir of Lochs is Fochabers.

Muir of Lochs on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Muir of Lochs
Location of Muir of Lochs within the UK

Which county is Muir of Lochs in?

Muir of Lochs is in the ceremonial county of Moray, the historic county of Nairn, and the administrative county of Moray.

Ceremonial CountyMoray
Historic CountyNairn
Administrative CountyMoray

Where is Muir of Lochs in Moray?

Muir of Lochs is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Moray, and towards the easternmost extremity of Moray.

Location of Muir of Lochs within Moray

What is the postcode for Muir of Lochs?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Muir of Lochs is IV32 7LG.

Where is Muir of Lochs in IV32?

Muir of Lochs is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the IV32 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the IV32 postcode district.

Location of Muir of Lochs within IV32

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What is the post town for Muir of Lochs?

The post town for Muir of Lochs is Fochabers. Muir of Lochs is in the IV32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Fochabers.

What is the latitude and longitude of Muir of Lochs?

The centre of Muir of Lochs is located at position 57.64684° latitude and -3.16124° longitude.

Latitude57.64684°
Longitude-3.16124°

What is the easting and northing of Muir of Lochs?

The centre of Muir of Lochs is located at the grid reference easting 330785 and northing 862473 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting330785
Northing862473

What are the nearest towns to Muir of Lochs?

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

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Muir of Lochs is 6 miles east of Elgin
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Muir of Lochs is 7 miles south-east of Lossiemouth
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Muir of Lochs is 8 miles west of Buckie
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Muir of Lochs is 8 miles north of Rothes
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Muir of Lochs is 10 miles west of Findochty
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Muir of Lochs is 11 miles north-west of Keith
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Muir of Lochs is 12 miles north of Charlestown of Aberlour
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Muir of Lochs is 13 miles east of Burghead
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Muir of Lochs is 13 miles west of Cullen
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Muir of Lochs is 14 miles north of Dufftown

What are the nearest cities to Muir of Lochs?

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

41m
Muir of Lochs is 41 miles east of Inverness
53m
Muir of Lochs is 53 miles north-west of Aberdeen
83m
Muir of Lochs is 83 miles north of Dundee
87m
Muir of Lochs is 87 miles north of Perth
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Muir of Lochs is 110 miles north of Stirling
117m
Muir of Lochs is 117 miles north of Edinburgh
130m
Muir of Lochs is 130 miles north of Glasgow
191m
Muir of Lochs is 191 miles north of Carlisle
194m
Muir of Lochs is 194 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Muir of Lochs is 202 miles north of Sunderland

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