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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Wipim (WPM)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Wipim (Buka Airport – Wipim Airport) is 842 miles / 1354 kilometers / 731 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Buka Island – Wipim

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842
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1354
Kilometers
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731
Nautical miles

How far is Wipim from Buka Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 841.634 miles
  • 1354.479 kilometers
  • 731.360 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
  • 841.072 miles
  • 1353.574 kilometers
  • 730.872 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Buka Airport to Wipim Airport is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Wipim.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Buka Island to Wipim generates about 139 kg of CO2 per passenger, 139 kilograms is equal to 306 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Wipim

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Wipim Airport (WPM).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Wipim Airport
City: Wipim
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: WPM
ICAO Code: AYXP
Coordinates: 8°47′17″S, 142°52′55″E