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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Baimuru (VMU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Baimuru (Buka Airport – Baimuru Airport) is 692 miles / 1114 kilometers / 601 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Baimuru.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Baimuru Airport (VMU).

How far is Baimuru from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 692.041 miles
  • 1113.732 kilometers
  • 601.367 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
  • 691.434 miles
  • 1112.755 kilometers
  • 600.840 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 Baimuru Airport
City: Baimuru
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: VMU
ICAO Code: AYBA
Coordinates: 7°29′48″S, 144°49′11″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Baimuru.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Baimuru

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (273 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Baimuru (VMU).

Distance:
692
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
692

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