There are several ways to calculate the distance from Johannesburg to Newark. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
6942.983 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
6946.372 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 Johannesburg to Newark?
The estimated flight time from OR Tambo International Airport to New York Newark Liberty International Airport is
15 hours and 37 minutes.
What is the time difference between Johannesburg and Newark?
The time difference between Johannesburg and Newark is 6 hours. Newark is 6 hours behind Johannesburg.
Flight carbon footprint between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
On average, flying from Johannesburg to Newark generates about 997 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 997 kilograms equals 2 198 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Johannesburg to Newark
See the map of the shortest flight path between OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).