# How far is Yamagata from Anchorage, AK?

The distance between Anchorage (Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) and Yamagata (Yamagata Airport) is 3289 miles / 5292 kilometers / 2858 nautical miles.

3289
Miles
5292
Kilometers
2858
Nautical miles

## Distance from Anchorage to Yamagata

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Anchorage to Yamagata. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3288.561 miles
• 5292.426 kilometers
• 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.

Haversine formula
• 3280.765 miles
• 5279.880 kilometers
• 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).

## Airport information

Origin Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W
Destination Yamagata Airport
City: Yamagata
Country: Japan
IATA Code: GAJ
ICAO Code: RJSC
Coordinates: 38°24′42″N, 140°22′15″E