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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Morgantown, WV (MGW)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Morgantown (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Morgantown Municipal Airport) is 4905 miles / 7894 kilometers / 4262 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Morgantown.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW).

How far is Morgantown from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4905.184 miles
  • 7894.128 kilometers
  • 4262.488 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
  • 4920.443 miles
  • 7918.686 kilometers
  • 4275.748 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 Morgantown Municipal Airport
City: Morgantown, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MGW
ICAO Code: KMGW
Coordinates: 39°38′34″N, 79°54′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Morgantown, WV

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 572 kg (1 260 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Morgantown (MGW).

Distance:
4905
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4905

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