Map of flight path from Buka Island to Port Moresby.
Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM).
How far is Port Moresby from Buka Island?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Buka Island and Port Moresby. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 581.025 miles
- 935.069 kilometers
- 504.897 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
- 581.214 miles
- 935.373 kilometers
- 505.061 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 Port Moresby.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Buka Island (BUA) → Port Moresby (POM).