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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Kerema (KMA)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Kerema (Buka Airport – Kerema Airport) is 636 miles / 1024 kilometers / 553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Kerema.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Kerema Airport (KMA).

How far is Kerema from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 635.975 miles
  • 1023.502 kilometers
  • 552.647 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
  • 635.554 miles
  • 1022.825 kilometers
  • 552.281 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 Kerema Airport
City: Kerema
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: KMA
ICAO Code: AYKM
Coordinates: 7°57′48″S, 145°46′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Kerema.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Kerema

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Kerema (KMA).

Distance:
636
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
636

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