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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Beckley (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 4841 miles / 7791 kilometers / 4207 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Beckley.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

How far is Beckley from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4840.899 miles
  • 7790.673 kilometers
  • 4206.627 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
  • 4855.560 miles
  • 7814.267 kilometers
  • 4219.367 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Beckley, WV

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 563 kg (1 242 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
4841
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4841

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