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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Adak Island, AK (ADK)

Distance from Des Moines to Adak Island (Des Moines International Airport – Adak Airport) is 3789 miles / 6097 kilometers / 3292 nautical miles.

How far is Adak Island from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Adak Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3788.733 miles
  • 6097.375 kilometers
  • 3292.319 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
  • 3778.301 miles
  • 6080.587 kilometers
  • 3283.254 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 Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Adak Airport (ADK) is 7 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Adak Island is 4 hours. Adak Island is 4 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 436 kg (962 pounds).

Airport information


A Des Moines International Airport
City: Des Moines, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Adak Airport
City: Adak Island, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ADK
ICAO Code: PADK
Coordinates: 51°52′40″N, 176°38′45″W

Map

Des Moines to Adak Island flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Adak Island (ADK).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3789

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