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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Distance from Fairbanks to Muscle Shoals (Fairbanks International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 3214 miles / 5172 kilometers / 2793 nautical miles.

How far is Muscle Shoals from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Muscle Shoals. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3213.613 miles
  • 5171.808 kilometers
  • 2792.553 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
  • 3207.775 miles
  • 5162.413 kilometers
  • 2787.480 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 Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL) is 6 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Muscle Shoals is 3 hours. Muscle Shoals is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Muscle Shoals

Fairbanks, AK

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Muscle Shoals, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 365 kg (805 pounds).

Airport information


A Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
City: Muscle Shoals, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSL
ICAO Code: KMSL
Coordinates: 34°44′43″N, 87°36′36″W

Map

Fairbanks to Muscle Shoals flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3214

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