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Distance between Hibbing, MN (HIB) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from Hibbing to Kotzebue (Hibbing Range Regional Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 2755 miles / 4433 kilometers / 2394 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Hibbing (HIB) to Kotzebue (OTZ) is 3757 miles / 6047 kilometers and travel time by car is about 140 hours 31 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hibbing to Kotzebue.

Shortest flight path between Hibbing Range Regional Airport (HIB) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

How far is Kotzebue from Hibbing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Hibbing and Kotzebue. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2754.785 miles
  • 4433.397 kilometers
  • 2393.843 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
  • 2746.669 miles
  • 4420.335 kilometers
  • 2386.790 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 Hibbing Range Regional Airport
City: Hibbing, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HIB
ICAO Code: KHIB
Coordinates: 47°23′11″N, 92°50′20″W

B Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hibbing and Kotzebue is 3 hours. Kotzebue is 3 hours behind Hibbing.

Time Difference

Hibbing, MN

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Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 305 kg (673 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hibbing (HIB) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
2755
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2755

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