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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Altoona, PA (AOO)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Altoona (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Altoona–Blair County Airport) is 4894 miles / 7875 kilometers / 4252 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Altoona.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Altoona–Blair County Airport (AOO).

How far is Altoona from Rio De Janeiro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and Altoona. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4893.601 miles
  • 7875.487 kilometers
  • 4252.423 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
  • 4909.273 miles
  • 7900.708 kilometers
  • 4266.041 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 Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

B Altoona–Blair County Airport
City: Altoona, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AOO
ICAO Code: KAOO
Coordinates: 40°17′47″N, 78°19′11″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Altoona is 2 hours. Altoona is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Altoona, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 570 kg (1 257 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Altoona (AOO).

Distance:
4894
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4894

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