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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Distance from Detroit to Rock Springs (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 1321 miles / 2126 kilometers / 1148 nautical miles.

How far is Rock Springs from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1321.318 miles
  • 2126.455 kilometers
  • 1148.194 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
  • 1317.875 miles
  • 2120.914 kilometers
  • 1145.202 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 Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Rock Springs is 2 hours. Rock Springs is 2 hours behind Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit
Rock Springs

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Rock Springs, WY

 MDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (365 pounds).

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 Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport
City: Rock Springs, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

Detroit to Rock Springs flight path

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1321
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1321

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