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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.0741,Lat: 60.7218 marker
Elevation51 meter above sea level
Local time18:34:00pm
At islandYell
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionShetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Cullivoe4 km SouthEast
2 Stonganess4.4 km SouthEast
3 Snevlabreck6.2 km SouthSouthEast
4 Lund6.4 km EastSouthEast
5 Belmont6.8 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands335 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland580 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway659 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Gloup lies at the North Sea (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 10.8 km in EastNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Yell. The distance to the mainland is 231.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 550.5 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 771 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 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 349 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   9.5 km2 
 Wet nature   23.5 km2 
 Agriculture   2.3 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Gloup in country Scotland

Gloup 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 Ireland227 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway353 km EastSouthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway460 km East

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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braebroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.24 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: East
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 55 %
Daylength at 2 December 2023:6 hour and 14 minutes
Sunrise :09:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:00 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -1.0741, latitude: 60.7218)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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