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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and King Salmon, AK (AKN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to King Salmon (Des Moines International Airport – King Salmon Airport) is 2909 miles / 4682 kilometers / 2528 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path from Des Moines to King Salmon.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and King Salmon Airport (AKN).

How far is King Salmon from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2909.273 miles
  • 4682.020 kilometers
  • 2528.089 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
  • 2901.727 miles
  • 4669.877 kilometers
  • 2521.532 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 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 King Salmon Airport
City: King Salmon, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AKN
ICAO Code: PAKN
Coordinates: 58°40′36″N, 156°38′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and King Salmon is 3 hours. King Salmon is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

 CST

King Salmon, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 323 kg (713 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → King Salmon (AKN).

Distance:
2909
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2909

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