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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Arctic Village, AK (ARC)

Distance from Des Moines to Arctic Village (Des Moines International Airport – Arctic Village Airport) is 2635 miles / 4241 kilometers / 2290 nautical miles.

How far is Arctic Village from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2635.319 miles
  • 4241.135 kilometers
  • 2290.030 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
  • 2629.558 miles
  • 4231.864 kilometers
  • 2285.024 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 Arctic Village Airport (ARC) is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Arctic Village is 3 hours. Arctic Village is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines
Arctic Village

Des Moines, IA

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Arctic Village, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 296 kg (652 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 Arctic Village Airport
City: Arctic Village, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ARC
ICAO Code: PARC
Coordinates: 68°6′52″N, 145°34′44″W

Map

Des Moines to Arctic Village flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Arctic Village (ARC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2635

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