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Distance between Amman (AMM) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Amman to Des Moines (Queen Alia International Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 6461 miles / 10398 kilometers / 5614 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path from Amman to Des Moines.

Shortest flight path between Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

How far is Des Moines from Amman?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Amman and Des Moines. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6460.720 miles
  • 10397.521 kilometers
  • 5614.212 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 6446.974 miles
  • 10375.399 kilometers
  • 5602.267 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Queen Alia International Airport
City: Amman
Country: Jordan Flag of Jordan
IATA Code: AMM
ICAO Code: OJAI
Coordinates: 31°43′21″N, 35°59′35″E

B Des Moines International Airport
City: Des Moines, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Amman and Des Moines is 8 hours. Des Moines is 8 hours behind Amman.

Time Difference

Amman

 EET

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 780 kg (1 719 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Amman (AMM) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
6461
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6461

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