Map of flight path from Buka Island to Popondetta.
Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Girua Airport (PNP).
How far is Popondetta from Buka Island?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Buka Island and Popondetta. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 494.757 miles
- 796.235 kilometers
- 429.932 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
- 494.904 miles
- 796.471 kilometers
- 430.060 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Buka Island and Popondetta.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Buka Island (BUA) → Popondetta (PNP).