Shetland Islands

Range TypeIsland
Highest PointRonas Hill (450 m/1476 ft)
CountriesUnited Kingdom
Area1,337 sq km / 516 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent148 km / 92 mi North-South
75 km / 46 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long60° 15' N; 1° 24' W
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Map of Shetland Islands
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Scotland IslandsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Shetland IslandsLevel 5
         Orkney IslandsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Western IslesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Skye ArchipelagoLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Mull-Coll-TireeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Jura-Islay-ArranLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Shetland Islands

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Ronas Hill4501476 
2.The Sneug4181371 
3.Royl Field293961 
4.Saxa Vord284+932+ 
5.Fitful Head283928 
6.Scalla Field281922 
7.Ward of Scousburgh263863 
8.Button Hills252827 
9.Sandness Hill249817 
10.The Noup248814 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

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