How far is Muscle Shoals from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Muscle Shoals. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 572.321 miles
- 921.062 kilometers
- 497.334 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
- 572.545 miles
- 921.422 kilometers
- 497.528 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 Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL) is 1 hour 35 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Muscle Shoals.
Des Moines, IA
Muscle Shoals, AL
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (241 pounds).
Des Moines to Muscle Shoals flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).