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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Detroit to Melbourne (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Melbourne Orlando International Airport) is 985 miles / 1584 kilometers / 856 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Melbourne (MLB) is 1171 miles / 1884 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 8 minutes.

Detroit – Melbourne

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985
Miles
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1584
Kilometers
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856
Nautical miles

How far is Melbourne from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 984.549 miles
  • 1584.478 kilometers
  • 855.550 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
  • 986.660 miles
  • 1587.875 kilometers
  • 857.384 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 Detroit to Melbourne is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Melbourne.

Detroit time to Melbourne time converter

Time in Detroit: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Melbourne: 00:00

Current local times

Detroit, MI

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Melbourne, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Melbourne generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 330 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Melbourne

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Melbourne Orlando International Airport (MLB).

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 Melbourne Orlando International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W