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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Molokai, HI (MKK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Molokai (Des Moines International Airport – Molokai Airport) is 3911 miles / 6295 kilometers / 3399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 54 minutes.

Des Moines – Molokai

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3911
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6295
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3399
Nautical miles

How far is Molokai 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)
  • 3911.242 miles
  • 6294.533 kilometers
  • 3398.776 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
  • 3905.827 miles
  • 6285.819 kilometers
  • 3394.070 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 to Molokai Airport is 7 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and Molokai is 4 hours. Molokai is 4 hours behind Des Moines.
Des Moines time to Molokai time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Molokai generates about 445 kg of CO2 per passenger, 445 kilograms is equal to 982 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Des Moines to Molokai

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Molokai Airport (MKK).

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 Molokai Airport
City: Molokai, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKK
ICAO Code: PHMK
Coordinates: 21°9′10″N, 157°5′45″W