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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Chuathbaluk, AK (CHU)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Chuathbaluk (Des Moines International Airport – Chuathbaluk Airport) is 2983 miles / 4801 kilometers / 2592 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path from Des Moines to Chuathbaluk.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Chuathbaluk Airport (CHU).

How far is Chuathbaluk from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2983.064 miles
  • 4800.776 kilometers
  • 2592.212 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
  • 2975.425 miles
  • 4788.483 kilometers
  • 2585.574 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 Chuathbaluk Airport
City: Chuathbaluk, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHU
ICAO Code: PACH
Coordinates: 61°34′44″N, 159°12′57″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Chuathbaluk, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 332 kg (732 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Chuathbaluk (CHU).

Distance:
2983
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2983

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