Where is Rusness?

Rusness is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, 27 miles north-east of the town of Kirkwall, 148 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 232 miles north of Edinburgh, 540 miles north of Cardiff, and 545 miles north of London. Rusness falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Rusness is Orkney.

Rusness on a map

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

Which county is Rusness in?

Rusness 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 Rusness in Orkney?

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

Location of Rusness within Orkney

What is the postcode for Rusness?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rusness is KW17 2BP.

Where is Rusness in KW17?

Rusness is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Rusness within KW17

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What is the post town for Rusness?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Rusness?

The centre of Rusness is located at position 59.28172° latitude and -2.46087° longitude.

Latitude59.28172°
Longitude-2.46087°

What is the easting and northing of Rusness?

The centre of Rusness is located at the grid reference easting 373838 and northing 1044006 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting373838
Northing1044006

What are the nearest towns to Rusness?

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

27m
Rusness is 27 miles north-east of Kirkwall
37m
Rusness is 37 miles north-east of Stromness
61m
Rusness is 61 miles north-east of Thurso
62m
Rusness is 62 miles north of Wick
76m
Rusness is 76 miles south-west of Lerwick
110m
Rusness is 110 miles north of Rosehearty
111m
Rusness is 111 miles north of Findochty
111m
Rusness is 111 miles north of Cullen
111m
Rusness is 111 miles north of Portsoy
111m
Rusness is 111 miles north of Fraserburgh

What are the nearest cities to Rusness?

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

140m
Rusness is 140 miles north-east of Inverness
148m
Rusness is 148 miles north of Aberdeen
196m
Rusness is 196 miles north of Dundee
203m
Rusness is 203 miles north of Perth
226m
Rusness is 226 miles north of Stirling
232m
Rusness is 232 miles north of Edinburgh
246m
Rusness is 246 miles north of Glasgow
299m
Rusness is 299 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
304m
Rusness is 304 miles north of Carlisle
306m
Rusness is 306 miles north of Sunderland

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