# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Aleknagik, AK (WKK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Aleknagik (Des Moines International Airport – Aleknagik Airport) is 2976 miles / 4789 kilometers / 2586 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 8 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Des Moines to Aleknagik.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Aleknagik Airport (WKK).

## How far is Aleknagik from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2975.569 miles
• 4788.714 kilometers
• 2585.699 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
• 2967.825 miles
• 4776.252 kilometers
• 2578.970 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Aleknagik Airport
City: Aleknagik, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: WKK
ICAO Code: 5A8
Coordinates: 59°16′57″N, 158°37′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 331 kg (730 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Aleknagik (WKK).

Distance:
2976
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2976

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