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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Macon, GA (MCN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Macon (Des Moines International Airport – Middle Georgia Regional Airport) is 822 miles / 1323 kilometers / 714 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Macon (MCN) is 995 miles / 1602 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 54 minutes.

Des Moines – Macon

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822
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1323
Kilometers
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714
Nautical miles

How far is Macon from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 821.970 miles
  • 1322.832 kilometers
  • 714.272 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
  • 821.984 miles
  • 1322.855 kilometers
  • 714.285 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 to Macon is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Macon is 1 hour. Macon is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Des Moines time to Macon time converter

Time in Des Moines: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Macon: 00:00

Current local times

Des Moines, IA

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Macon, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Macon generates about 137 kg of CO2 per passenger, 137 kilograms is equal to 302 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Macon

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Middle Georgia Regional Airport
City: Macon, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCN
ICAO Code: KMCN
Coordinates: 32°41′34″N, 83°38′57″W