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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Sharjah (SHJ)

Flight distance from Washington D.C. to Sharjah (Washington Dulles International Airport – Sharjah International Airport) is 7070 miles / 11378 kilometers / 6144 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 13 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from Washington D.C. to Sharjah.

Shortest flight path between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ).

How far is Sharjah from Washington D.C.?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Washington D.C. and Sharjah. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7069.917 miles
  • 11377.928 kilometers
  • 6143.590 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
  • 7057.149 miles
  • 11357.381 kilometers
  • 6132.495 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 Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

B Sharjah International Airport
City: Sharjah
Country: United Arab Emirates Flag of United Arab Emirates
IATA Code: SHJ
ICAO Code: OMSJ
Coordinates: 25°19′42″N, 55°31′1″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Sharjah is 9 hours. Sharjah is 9 hours ahead of Washington D.C..

Time Difference

Washington D.C.

 EST

Sharjah

 +04

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 865 kg (1 906 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Sharjah (SHJ).

Distance:
7070
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7070

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