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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Belo Horizonte (PLU)

Flight distance from Detroit to Belo Horizonte (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Belo Horizonte Pampulha Airport) is 4956 miles / 7976 kilometers / 4307 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Belo Horizonte.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Belo Horizonte Pampulha Airport (PLU).

How far is Belo Horizonte from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4955.832 miles
  • 7975.638 kilometers
  • 4306.500 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
  • 4970.030 miles
  • 7998.488 kilometers
  • 4318.838 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 Belo Horizonte Pampulha Airport
City: Belo Horizonte
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: PLU
ICAO Code: SBBH
Coordinates: 19°51′4″S, 43°57′2″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Belo Horizonte

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 578 kg (1 274 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Belo Horizonte (PLU).

Distance:
4956
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4956

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