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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Koliganek, AK (KGK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Koliganek (Des Moines International Airport – Koliganek Airport) is 2925 miles / 4708 kilometers / 2542 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path from Des Moines to Koliganek.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Koliganek Airport (KGK).

How far is Koliganek from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2925.324 miles
  • 4707.852 kilometers
  • 2542.037 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
  • 2917.782 miles
  • 4695.715 kilometers
  • 2535.483 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 Koliganek Airport
City: Koliganek, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KGK
ICAO Code: PAJZ
Coordinates: 59°43′35″N, 157°15′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Koliganek, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 325 kg (717 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Koliganek (KGK).

Distance:
2925
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2925

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