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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.9546,Lat: 60.3554 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time19:22:16pm
At islandWhalsay
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Brough2.1 km NorthWest
2 Huxter2.2 km SouthWest
3 Skaw2.9 km NorthEast
4 Marrister3.3 km WestNorthWest
5 Symbister4.2 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands361 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland544 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway652 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Isbister lies at the North Sea (direction EastSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 22.1 km in WestSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Whalsay. The distance to the mainland is 220.3 km.

The nearest mountain is Scalla Field with a height of 281 meter (at a distance of 20.2 km and direction West). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 510.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 715 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 56%, low location: 44%, 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 342 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   14.9 km2 
 Wet nature   1.9 km2 
 Agriculture   4.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Isbister in country Scotland

Isbister 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 Ireland198 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway347 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway464 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 Shetland Islands

Type of weather in Shetland Islandslight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.75 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: EastcNorth East
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 78 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:5 hour and 60 minutes
Sunrise :09:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:56 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Shetland Islands - GB (longitude: -0.9546, latitude: 60.3554)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1014 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light snowweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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