Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Crescent City.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Del Norte County Airport (CEC).
How far is Crescent City from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Crescent City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1574.072 miles
- 2533.223 kilometers
- 1367.831 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
- 1569.987 miles
- 2526.650 kilometers
- 1364.282 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Crescent City is 2 hours. Crescent City is 2 hours behind Des Moines.
Des Moines, IA
Crescent City, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (406 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Crescent City (CEC).