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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and McArthur River (MCV)

Distance from Cairns to McArthur River (Cairns Airport – McArthur River Mine Airport) is 642 miles / 1033 kilometers / 558 nautical miles.

How far is McArthur River from Cairns?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and McArthur River. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 641.692 miles
  • 1032.703 kilometers
  • 557.615 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
  • 640.807 miles
  • 1031.280 kilometers
  • 556.846 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 Cairns Airport (CNS) to McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and McArthur River is 30 minutes. McArthur River is 30 minutes behind Cairns.

Time Difference

Cairns
McArthur River

Cairns

 AEST

McArthur River

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).

Airport information


A Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

B McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

Cairns to McArthur River flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → McArthur River (MCV).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
642
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
642

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