Five people, including one from Moray, have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, data has revealed.
NHS Grampian has recorded 17 new cases of the virus, seven of which are in Aberdeen City.
Four cases were recorded in Aberdeenshire and six in Moray, according to the latest Scottish Government statistics.
There were also 11 cases reported in the Highlands.
In total there were 178 new cases confirmed across Scotland in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 2,796,810 people have received the first dose of the Covid vaccination and 1,184,629 have received their second dose.