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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.1257,Lat: 60.4909 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time20:35:46pm
At islandYell
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hamnavoe2.3 km NorthEast
2 Littlester2.5 km EastNorthEast
3 Ulsta2.5 km NorthWest
4 Clothan3.5 km NorthNorthWest
5 Brough4 km East

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands345 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland555 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway661 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Copister lies at the North Sea (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 29.7 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Yell. The distance to the mainland is 231.6 km.

The nearest mountain is Scalla Field with a height of 281 meter (at a distance of 23.7 km and direction SouthSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 524.6 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 734 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 31%, low location: 69%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

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 351 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   4.3 km2 
 Wet nature   22.8 km2 
 Agriculture   7.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Copister in country Scotland

Copister 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 Ireland204 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway356 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway469 km East

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Mossbank: Lunna, Vidlin, Shetland

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-12-09 18:32:43
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Mossbank

Name webcam: Mossbank: Lunna House

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-12-09 18:50:05
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Mossbank

Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.93 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 59 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:5 hour and 57 minutes
Sunrise :09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:55 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -1.1257, latitude: 60.4909)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

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1009 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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