Hotels at Heogan Hotels at Heogan


General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.1427,Lat: 60.1726 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time18:46:52pm
At islandBressay
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name Lerwick North

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lerwick2 km SouthWest
2 Gunnista2.5 km East
3 Grindiscol3.7 km SouthSouthEast
4 Setter3.8 km EastSouthEast
5 Breiwick4.5 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands364 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland521 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway663 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Heogan lies at the North Sea (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 9 km in NorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Bressay. The distance to the mainland is 197.5 km.

The nearest mountain is Scalla Field with a height of 281 meter (at a distance of 16.3 km and direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 489.3 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 685 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 38%, low location: 62%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 353 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   21.2 km2 
 Wet nature   7.9 km2 
 Agriculture   11.9 km2 
 Urban area   3.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Heogan in country Scotland

Heogan 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 Ireland175 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway359 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway480 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Lerwick

Type of weather in Lerwicklight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.75 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: EastcNorth East
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:6 hour and 3 minutes
Sunrise :09:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:58 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Lerwick - GB (longitude: -1.1427, latitude: 60.1726)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0 Kilometers

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

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