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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Yasuru (KSX)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Yasuru (Buka Airport – Yasuru Airport) is 590 miles / 949 kilometers / 512 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Yasuru.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Yasuru Airport (KSX).

How far is Yasuru from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 589.745 miles
  • 949.102 kilometers
  • 512.474 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
  • 589.138 miles
  • 948.126 kilometers
  • 511.947 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 Yasuru Airport
City: Yasuru
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: KSX
ICAO Code: AYYR
Coordinates: 6°36′5″S, 146°10′52″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Yasuru.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Yasuru

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Yasuru (KSX).

Distance:
590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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