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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Nome, AK (OME)

Distance from Des Moines to Nome (Des Moines International Airport – Nome Airport) is 3161 miles / 5087 kilometers / 2747 nautical miles.

How far is Nome from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3161.138 miles
  • 5087.358 kilometers
  • 2746.954 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
  • 3153.010 miles
  • 5074.278 kilometers
  • 2739.891 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 (DSM) to Nome Airport (OME) is 6 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Nome

Des Moines, IA

 CDT

Nome, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 359 kg (791 pounds).

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 Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

Des Moines to Nome flight path

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Nome Airport (OME).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Nome (OME).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3161

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