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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Obo (OBX)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Obo (Buka Airport – Obo Airport) is 929 miles / 1496 kilometers / 808 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Buka Island – Obo

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929
Miles
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1496
Kilometers
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808
Nautical miles

How far is Obo 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)
  • 929.373 miles
  • 1495.680 kilometers
  • 807.603 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
  • 928.453 miles
  • 1494.200 kilometers
  • 806.803 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 Obo Airport is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Obo.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Buka Island to Obo generates about 146 kg of CO2 per passenger, 146 kilograms is equal to 321 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Obo

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Obo Airport (OBX).

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 Obo Airport
City: Obo
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: OBX
ICAO Code: AYOB
Coordinates: 7°35′26″S, 141°19′27″E