How far is Jackson from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Jackson. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 483.167 miles
- 777.581 kilometers
- 419.860 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
- 483.424 miles
- 777.995 kilometers
- 420.084 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 McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL) is 1 hour 24 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Jackson.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).
Des Moines to Jackson flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Jackson (MKL).