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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Mackay (Ayers Rock Airport – Mackay Airport) is 1190 miles / 1914 kilometers / 1034 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Mackay (MKY) is 1765 miles / 2840 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to Mackay.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from Ayers Rock?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ayers Rock and Mackay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1189.537 miles
  • 1914.373 kilometers
  • 1033.679 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
  • 1187.956 miles
  • 1911.830 kilometers
  • 1032.305 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 Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ayers Rock and Mackay is 30 minutes. Mackay is 30 minutes ahead of Ayers Rock.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

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Mackay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
1190
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1190

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