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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Harrisburg (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 4842 miles / 7793 kilometers / 4208 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Harrisburg.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

How far is Harrisburg from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4842.227 miles
  • 7792.809 kilometers
  • 4207.780 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
  • 4858.161 miles
  • 7818.452 kilometers
  • 4221.626 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Harrisburg is 1 hour. Harrisburg is 1 hour behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Harrisburg, PA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
4842
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4842

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