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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Distance from Houston to Kotzebue (William P. Hobby Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 3743 miles / 6024 kilometers / 3253 nautical miles.

How far is Kotzebue from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3742.937 miles
  • 6023.674 kilometers
  • 3252.524 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
  • 3737.434 miles
  • 6014.816 kilometers
  • 3247.741 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ) is 7 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston
Kotzebue

Houston, TX

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Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 431 kg (949 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Kotzebue flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3743

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