Where is Twatt?

Twatt is located in the county of Orkney, Scotland, nine miles north of the town of Stromness, 142 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 218 miles north of Edinburgh, 527 miles north of Cardiff, and 539 miles north of London. Twatt falls within the unitary authority of Orkney Islands. It is in the KW17 postcode district. The post town for Twatt is Orkney.

Twatt on a map

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

Which county is Twatt in?

Twatt 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 Twatt in Orkney?

Twatt is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Orkney, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Orkney.

Location of Twatt within Orkney

What is the postcode for Twatt?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Twatt is KW17 2LN.

Where is Twatt in KW17?

Twatt is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the KW17 postcode district.

Location of Twatt within KW17

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What is the post town for Twatt?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Twatt?

The centre of Twatt is located at position 59.09865° latitude and -3.27497° longitude.

Latitude59.09865°
Longitude-3.27497°

What is the easting and northing of Twatt?

The centre of Twatt is located at the grid reference easting 327060 and northing 1024226 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting327060
Northing1024226

What are the nearest towns to Twatt?

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

9m
Twatt is 9 miles north of Stromness
14m
Twatt is 14 miles north-west of Kirkwall
36m
Twatt is 36 miles north of Thurso
46m
Twatt is 46 miles north of Wick
89m
Twatt is 89 miles north of Dornoch
93m
Twatt is 93 miles north of Tain
95m
Twatt is 95 miles north of Lossiemouth
97m
Twatt is 97 miles north of Burghead
98m
Twatt is 98 miles north of Findochty
99m
Twatt is 99 miles north of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Twatt?

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

117m
Twatt is 117 miles north of Inverness
142m
Twatt is 142 miles north of Aberdeen
183m
Twatt is 183 miles north of Dundee
187m
Twatt is 187 miles north of Perth
208m
Twatt is 208 miles north of Stirling
218m
Twatt is 218 miles north of Edinburgh
227m
Twatt is 227 miles north of Glasgow
291m
Twatt is 291 miles north of Carlisle
292m
Twatt is 292 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
299m
Twatt is 299 miles north of Sunderland

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