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Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Washington D.C. (DCA)

Distance from Jackson (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) to Washington D.C. (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 860 miles / 1385 kilometers / 748 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 860.393 miles
  • 1384.669 kilometers
  • 747.661 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
  • 859.510 miles
  • 1383.247 kilometers
  • 746.894 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Jackson and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Jackson.

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Airport information


A Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City: Jackson, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAN
ICAO Code: KJAN
Coordinates: 32°18′40″N, 90°4′33″W

B Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″W

Map

Jackson to Washington D.C. flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Washington D.C. (DCA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
860

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