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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.9577,Lat: 58.7639 marker
Elevation46 meter above sea level
Local time19:54:21pm
At islandSouth Ronaldsay
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Linklater0.9 km NorthEast
2 Suckquoy1.6 km NorthNorthWest
3 Cleat2.2 km SouthSouthEast
4 Sandwick2.4 km North
5 Burwick2.5 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland340 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands418 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland500 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Mossetter lies at the North Sea (direction East). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Harray (17.2 km2 at a distance of 28.9 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named South Ronaldsay. The distance to the mainland is 10.4 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 333.6 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 467 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 11%, low location: 89%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 315 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 22 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   1.8 km2 
 Agriculture   28.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Mossetter in country Scotland

Mossetter 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 Ireland29 km NorthNorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland309 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland314 km SouthSouthWest

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Current weather at Orphir

Type of weather in Orphirfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 14.03 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1005 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 19 minutes
Sunrise :08:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:34 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Orphir - GB (longitude: -2.9577, latitude: 58.7639)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

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