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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Alamogordo, NM (ALM)

Distance from Des Moines to Alamogordo (Des Moines International Airport – Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport) is 905 miles / 1456 kilometers / 786 nautical miles.

How far is Alamogordo from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 904.997 miles
  • 1456.451 kilometers
  • 786.421 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
  • 904.576 miles
  • 1455.774 kilometers
  • 786.055 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 Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM) is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Alamogordo is 1 hour. Alamogordo is 1 hour behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines
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Des Moines, IA

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Alamogordo, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (317 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 Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
City: Alamogordo, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALM
ICAO Code: KALM
Coordinates: 32°50′23″N, 105°59′27″W

Map

Des Moines to Alamogordo flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Alamogordo (ALM).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
905

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