There are several ways to calculate the distance from Anchorage to Yamagata. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
2857.681 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
2850.907 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).
How long does it take to fly from Anchorage to Yamagata?
The estimated flight time from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Yamagata Airport is
6 hours and 43 minutes.
What is the time difference between Anchorage and Yamagata?
The time difference between Anchorage and Yamagata is 17 hours. Yamagata is 17 hours ahead of Anchorage.
Flight carbon footprint between Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and Yamagata Airport (GAJ)
On average, flying from Anchorage to Yamagata generates about 369 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 369 kilograms equals 813 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Anchorage to Yamagata
See the map of the shortest flight path between Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and Yamagata Airport (GAJ).