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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Chevak, AK (VAK)

Distance from Des Moines to Chevak (Des Moines International Airport – Chevak Airport) is 3192 miles / 5138 kilometers / 2774 nautical miles.

How far is Chevak from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3192.387 miles
  • 5137.649 kilometers
  • 2774.108 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
  • 3183.992 miles
  • 5124.138 kilometers
  • 2766.813 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 Chevak Airport (VAK) is 6 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Chevak

Des Moines, IA

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Chevak, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 363 kg (800 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 Chevak Airport
City: Chevak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VAK
ICAO Code: PAVA
Coordinates: 61°32′1″N, 165°35′2″W

Map

Des Moines to Chevak flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Chevak (VAK).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3192

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