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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Ihu (IHU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Ihu (Buka Airport – Ihu Airport) is 660 miles / 1062 kilometers / 573 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Ihu.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Ihu Airport (IHU).

How far is Ihu from Buka Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Buka Island and Ihu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 659.642 miles
  • 1061.590 kilometers
  • 573.213 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
  • 659.167 miles
  • 1060.826 kilometers
  • 572.800 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 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

B Ihu Airport
City: Ihu
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: IHU
ICAO Code: AYIH
Coordinates: 7°53′51″S, 145°23′45″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Ihu.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Ihu

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (265 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Ihu (IHU).

Distance:
660
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
660

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