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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Monclova (LOV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Monclova (Des Moines International Airport – Monclova International Airport) is 1099 miles / 1768 kilometers / 955 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Monclova (LOV) is 1274 miles / 2050 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Monclova.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Monclova International Airport (LOV).

How far is Monclova from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1098.517 miles
  • 1767.891 kilometers
  • 954.585 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
  • 1100.333 miles
  • 1770.814 kilometers
  • 956.163 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 Monclova International Airport
City: Monclova
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: LOV
ICAO Code: MMMV
Coordinates: 26°57′20″N, 101°28′12″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Monclova.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Monclova

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (345 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Monclova (LOV).

Distance:
1099
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1099

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