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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.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Obo.

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

How far is Obo from Buka Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Buka Island and Obo. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Obo.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Obo

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (321 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Obo (OBX).

Distance:
929
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
929

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