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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Balimo (OPU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Balimo (Buka Airport – Balimo Airport) is 826 miles / 1330 kilometers / 718 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Balimo.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Balimo Airport (OPU).

How far is Balimo from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 826.372 miles
  • 1329.917 kilometers
  • 718.098 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
  • 825.673 miles
  • 1328.791 kilometers
  • 717.490 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 Balimo Airport
City: Balimo
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: OPU
ICAO Code: AYBM
Coordinates: 8°3′0″S, 142°55′58″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Balimo.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Balimo

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (303 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Balimo (OPU).

Distance:
826
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
826

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