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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Awaba (AWB)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Awaba (Buka Airport – Awaba Airport) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers / 728 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Buka Island – Awaba

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1349
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728
Nautical miles

How far is Awaba from Buka Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 838.147 miles
  • 1348.867 kilometers
  • 728.330 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
  • 837.422 miles
  • 1347.700 kilometers
  • 727.700 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Buka Airport to Awaba Airport is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Awaba.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Buka Island to Awaba generates about 138 kg of CO2 per passenger, 138 kilograms is equal to 305 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Awaba

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Awaba Airport (AWB).

Airport information

Origin Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E
Destination Awaba Airport
City: Awaba
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: AWB
ICAO Code: AYAW
Coordinates: 8°0′21″S, 142°44′54″E