# How far is Wollongong from Nuuk?

The distance between Nuuk (Nuuk Airport) and Wollongong (Shellharbour Airport) is 10174 miles / 16374 kilometers / 8841 nautical miles.

10174
Miles
16374
Kilometers
8841
Nautical miles
19 h 45 min
1 329 kg

## Distance from Nuuk to Wollongong

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Nuuk to Wollongong. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 10174.144 miles
• 16373.698 kilometers
• 8841.090 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 10181.227 miles
• 16385.097 kilometers
• 8847.244 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Nuuk to Wollongong?

The estimated flight time from Nuuk Airport to Shellharbour Airport is 19 hours and 45 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL)

On average, flying from Nuuk to Wollongong generates about 1 329 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 1 329 kilograms equals 2 930 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Nuuk to Wollongong

See the map of the shortest flight path between Nuuk Airport (GOH) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).

## Airport information

Origin Nuuk Airport
City: Nuuk
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: GOH
ICAO Code: BGGH
Coordinates: 64°11′27″N, 51°40′41″W
Destination Shellharbour Airport
City: Wollongong
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WOL
ICAO Code: YWOL
Coordinates: 34°33′39″S, 150°47′20″E