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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.8982,Lat: 60.7377 marker
Elevation73 meter above sea level
Local time19:05:50pm
At islandUnst
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Baltasound2.9 km NorthEast
2 Westing3 km West
3 Baliasta3.1 km NorthNorthEast
4 Underhoull3.5 km SouthWest
5 Lund4.4 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands343 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland585 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway649 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is very close with only a distance of around 3 km (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 3.7 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Unst. The distance to the mainland is 255.3 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 553.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 775 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 13%, low location: 87%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Shetland Islands

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 340 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   34.8 km2 
 Wet nature   2.8 km2 
 Agriculture   20.2 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Caldback in country Scotland

Caldback at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland234 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway344 km EastSouthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway451 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.04 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 60 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:5 hour and 53 minutes
Sunrise :09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:52 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -0.8982, latitude: 60.7377)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZW): 0.01 Kilometers

5 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1016 mbar
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5 degrees
1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1016 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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