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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Kalskag, AK (KLG)

Distance from Des Moines to Kalskag (Des Moines International Airport – Kalskag Airport) is 3020 miles / 4861 kilometers / 2625 nautical miles.

How far is Kalskag from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3020.339 miles
  • 4860.765 kilometers
  • 2624.603 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
  • 3012.562 miles
  • 4848.249 kilometers
  • 2617.845 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 Kalskag Airport (KLG) is 6 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Kalskag

Des Moines, IA

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Kalskag, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 342 kg (754 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 Kalskag Airport
City: Kalskag, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KLG
ICAO Code: PALG
Coordinates: 61°32′10″N, 160°20′27″W

Des Moines to Kalskag flight path

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Kalskag Airport (KLG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Kalskag (KLG).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3020

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