Where is Scatsta?

Scatsta is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 20 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 229 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 317 miles north of Edinburgh, and 618 miles north of London. Scatsta falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Scatsta is Shetland.

Scatsta on a map

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

Which county is Scatsta in?

Scatsta is in the ceremonial county of Shetland, the historic county of Shetland, and the administrative county of Shetland Islands.

Ceremonial CountyShetland
Historic CountyShetland
Administrative CountyShetland Islands

Where is Scatsta in Shetland?

Scatsta is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Shetland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shetland.

Location of Scatsta within Shetland

Where is Scatsta in ZE2?

Scatsta is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the ZE2 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the ZE2 postcode district.

Location of Scatsta within ZE2

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What is the post town for Scatsta?

The post town for Scatsta is Shetland. Scatsta is in the ZE2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shetland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Scatsta?

The centre of Scatsta is located at position 60.4306° latitude and -1.29879° longitude.

Latitude60.4306°
Longitude-1.29879°

What is the easting and northing of Scatsta?

The centre of Scatsta is located at the grid reference easting 438703 and northing 1172069 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting438703
Northing1172069

What are the nearest towns to Scatsta?

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

20m
Scatsta is 20 miles north of Lerwick
116m
Scatsta is 116 miles north-east of Kirkwall
123m
Scatsta is 123 miles north-east of Stromness
149m
Scatsta is 149 miles north-east of Thurso
151m
Scatsta is 151 miles north-east of Wick
191m
Scatsta is 191 miles north of Fraserburgh
191m
Scatsta is 191 miles north of Rosehearty
196m
Scatsta is 196 miles north of Macduff
196m
Scatsta is 196 miles north of Banff
196m
Scatsta is 196 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Scatsta?

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

229m
Scatsta is 229 miles north of Aberdeen
229m
Scatsta is 229 miles north-east of Inverness
281m
Scatsta is 281 miles north of Dundee
290m
Scatsta is 290 miles north of Perth
314m
Scatsta is 314 miles north of Stirling
317m
Scatsta is 317 miles north of Edinburgh
334m
Scatsta is 334 miles north of Glasgow
377m
Scatsta is 377 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
383m
Scatsta is 383 miles north of Sunderland
388m
Scatsta is 388 miles north of Carlisle

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