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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and May Creek, AK (MYK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to May Creek (Des Moines International Airport – May Creek Airport) is 2437 miles / 3922 kilometers / 2118 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to May Creek (MYK) is 3427 miles / 5516 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and May Creek Airport (MYK).

How far is May Creek from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2436.900 miles
  • 3921.811 kilometers
  • 2117.608 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
  • 2431.301 miles
  • 3912.800 kilometers
  • 2112.743 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 May Creek Airport
City: May Creek, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MYK
ICAO Code: MYK
Coordinates: 61°20′8″N, 142°41′13″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and May Creek is 3 hours. May Creek is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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May Creek, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 268 kg (590 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → May Creek (MYK).

Distance:
2437
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2437

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