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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Denham (MJK)

Flight distance from Cairns to Denham (Cairns Airport – Shark Bay Airport) is 2157 miles / 3472 kilometers / 1875 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Denham (MJK) is 3536 miles / 5690 kilometers and travel time by car is about 60 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Denham.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Shark Bay Airport (MJK).

How far is Denham from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2157.454 miles
  • 3472.086 kilometers
  • 1874.777 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
  • 2155.116 miles
  • 3468.324 kilometers
  • 1872.745 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 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 Shark Bay Airport
City: Denham
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Denham is 2 hours. Denham is 2 hours behind Cairns.

Time Difference

Cairns

 AEST

Denham

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 235 kg (519 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Denham (MJK).

Distance:
2157
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2157

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