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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.051,Lat: 60.5378 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time23:30:16pm
At islandYell
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionShetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Otterswick1.2 km North
2 Gossabrough1.3 km SouthSouthEast
3 Aywick2.9 km NorthNorthEast
4 Burravoe4 km South
5 Hamnavoe4.4 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands346 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland561 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway657 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Swarister lies at the North Sea (direction SouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 27.2 km in NorthNorthEastern 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 530.3 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 742 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 24%, low location: 76%, 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 347 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   7.4 km2 
 Wet nature   39.9 km2 
 Agriculture   5.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Swarister in country Scotland

Swarister 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 Ireland210 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway351 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway464 km East

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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 :2023-12-09 00:27:26
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Mossbank

Name webcam: Mossbank: Lunna House

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-09 00:21:07
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Mossbank

Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braelight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 14.53 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 80 %
Daylength at 9 December 2023:5 hour and 59 minutes
Sunrise :09:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:55 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -1.051, latitude: 60.5378)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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