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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Brasília (BSB)

Flight distance from Detroit to Brasília (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Brasília International Airport) is 4590 miles / 7387 kilometers / 3988 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Brasília.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Brasília International Airport (BSB).

How far is Brasília from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Brasília. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4589.764 miles
  • 7386.509 kilometers
  • 3988.396 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
  • 4603.260 miles
  • 7408.230 kilometers
  • 4000.124 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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Brasília International Airport
City: Brasília
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: BSB
ICAO Code: SBBR
Coordinates: 15°52′9″S, 47°55′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Brasília is 2 hours. Brasília is 2 hours ahead of Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Brasília

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 531 kg (1 170 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Brasília (BSB).

Distance:
4590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4590

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