Where is Vassa?

Vassa is located in the county of Shetland, Scotland, seven miles north of the town of Lerwick, 218 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 307 miles north of Edinburgh, and 606 miles north of London. Vassa falls within the unitary authority of Shetland Islands. It is in the ZE2 postcode district. The post town for Vassa is Shetland.

Vassa on a map

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

Which county is Vassa in?

Vassa 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 Vassa in Shetland?

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

Location of Vassa within Shetland

What is the postcode for Vassa?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Vassa is ZE2 9XA.

Where is Vassa in ZE2?

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

Location of Vassa within ZE2

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What is the post town for Vassa?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Vassa?

The centre of Vassa is located at position 60.26057° latitude and -1.16311° longitude.

Latitude60.26057°
Longitude-1.16311°

What is the easting and northing of Vassa?

The centre of Vassa is located at the grid reference easting 446413 and northing 1153220 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting446413
Northing1153220

What are the nearest towns to Vassa?

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

7m
Vassa is 7 miles north of Lerwick
109m
Vassa is 109 miles north-east of Kirkwall
117m
Vassa is 117 miles north-east of Stromness
142m
Vassa is 142 miles north-east of Thurso
143m
Vassa is 143 miles north-east of Wick
180m
Vassa is 180 miles north of Fraserburgh
181m
Vassa is 181 miles north of Rosehearty
186m
Vassa is 186 miles north of Macduff
186m
Vassa is 186 miles north of Banff
187m
Vassa is 187 miles north of Portsoy

What are the nearest cities to Vassa?

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

218m
Vassa is 218 miles north of Aberdeen
222m
Vassa is 222 miles north-east of Inverness
271m
Vassa is 271 miles north of Dundee
280m
Vassa is 280 miles north of Perth
304m
Vassa is 304 miles north of Stirling
307m
Vassa is 307 miles north of Edinburgh
324m
Vassa is 324 miles north of Glasgow
366m
Vassa is 366 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
371m
Vassa is 371 miles north of Sunderland
377m
Vassa is 377 miles north of Carlisle

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