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Loch of Tankerness

Loch of Tankerness is a large lowland loch in Orkney, Scotland.

Geospatial Data
Surface Area 64.1 ha (158.4 acres)
Perimeter 3.9 km (2.4 miles)
Maximum Fetch 1.4 km
Shoreline Development Index 1.363
OS Grid Reference (lake centre) HY515093
Latitude (lake centre) 58.968400
Longitude (lake centre) -2.843700
Altitude 8 m (26 ft)
Distance to sea 0.8 km (0.5 miles)
Islands 0
Administrative Data
European region Scotland
Scottish Parliament constituency Orkney Islands
Scottish Parliament region Highlands and Islands
UK Parliament constituency Orkney and Shetland
Unitary Authority Orkney Islands Council
Unitary Authority ward (UTW) East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

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