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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Aleknagik, AK

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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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