How far is Kona from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Kona. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3915.245 miles
- 6300.976 kilometers
- 3402.255 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
- 3910.344 miles
- 6293.088 kilometers
- 3397.996 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).
Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Kona International Airport (KOA) is 7 hours 54 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Kona is 5 hours. Kona is 5 hours behind Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 452 kg (997 pounds).
Des Moines to Kona flight path
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Kona International Airport (KOA).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Kona (KOA).