Where is Sullom?

Sullom is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, 21 miles north of the town of Lerwick, 229 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 318 miles north of Edinburgh, and 619 miles north of London. Sullom falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Sullom is Shetland.

Sullom on a map

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

Which county is Sullom in?

Sullom 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 Sullom in Shetland?

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

Location of Sullom within Shetland

Where is Sullom in ZE2?

Sullom 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 Sullom within ZE2

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What is the post town for Sullom?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Sullom?

The centre of Sullom is located at position 60.44152° latitude and -1.35482° longitude.

Latitude60.44152°
Longitude-1.35482°

What is the easting and northing of Sullom?

The centre of Sullom is located at the grid reference easting 435607 and northing 1173254 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting435607
Northing1173254

What are the nearest towns to Sullom?

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

21m
Sullom is 21 miles north of Lerwick
116m
Sullom is 116 miles north-east of Kirkwall
123m
Sullom is 123 miles north-east of Stromness
149m
Sullom is 149 miles north-east of Thurso
151m
Sullom is 151 miles north-east of Wick
192m
Sullom is 192 miles north of Fraserburgh
192m
Sullom is 192 miles north of Rosehearty
196m
Sullom is 196 miles north of Macduff
197m
Sullom is 197 miles north of Banff
197m
Sullom is 197 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Sullom?

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

229m
Sullom is 229 miles north-east of Inverness
229m
Sullom is 229 miles north of Aberdeen
282m
Sullom is 282 miles north of Dundee
290m
Sullom is 290 miles north of Perth
314m
Sullom is 314 miles north of Stirling
318m
Sullom is 318 miles north of Edinburgh
334m
Sullom is 334 miles north of Glasgow
378m
Sullom is 378 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
383m
Sullom is 383 miles north of Sunderland
388m
Sullom is 388 miles north of Carlisle

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