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Distance between Blackwater (BLT) and Tennant Creek (TCA)

Flight distance from Blackwater to Tennant Creek (Blackwater Airport – Tennant Creek Airport) is 979 miles / 1576 kilometers / 851 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Blackwater (BLT) to Tennant Creek (TCA) is 1116 miles / 1796 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Blackwater to Tennant Creek.

Shortest flight path between Blackwater Airport (BLT) and Tennant Creek Airport (TCA).

How far is Tennant Creek from Blackwater?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Blackwater and Tennant Creek. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 979.046 miles
  • 1575.622 kilometers
  • 850.768 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
  • 977.951 miles
  • 1573.860 kilometers
  • 849.816 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 Blackwater Airport
City: Blackwater
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BLT
ICAO Code: YBTR
Coordinates: 23°36′11″S, 148°48′25″E

B Tennant Creek Airport
City: Tennant Creek
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: TCA
ICAO Code: YTNK
Coordinates: 19°38′3″S, 134°10′58″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Blackwater and Tennant Creek is 30 minutes. Tennant Creek is 30 minutes behind Blackwater.

Time Difference

Blackwater

 AEST

Tennant Creek

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Blackwater (BLT) → Tennant Creek (TCA).

Distance:
979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
979

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