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How far is Molokai, HI, from Detroit, MI?

The distance between Detroit (Detroit Metropolitan Airport) and Molokai (Molokai Airport) is 4440 miles / 7145 kilometers / 3858 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 8 hours and 54 minutes.

Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Molokai Airport

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Distance from Detroit to Molokai

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Detroit to Molokai. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4439.839 miles
  • 7145.228 kilometers
  • 3858.115 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 4433.153 miles
  • 7134.468 kilometers
  • 3852.305 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).

How long does it take to fly from Detroit to Molokai?

The estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Molokai Airport is 8 hours and 54 minutes.

What is the time difference between Detroit and Molokai?

The time difference between Detroit and Molokai is 5 hours. Molokai is 5 hours behind Detroit.

Flight carbon footprint between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Molokai Airport (MKK)

On average, flying from Detroit to Molokai generates about 512 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 512 kilograms equals 1 128 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Molokai

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Molokai Airport (MKK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Molokai Airport
City: Molokai, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKK
ICAO Code: PHMK
Coordinates: 21°9′10″N, 157°5′45″W