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Distance between Uummannaq (JQA) and Thule (THU)

Flight distance from Uummannaq to Thule (Qaarsut Airport – Thule Air Base) is 506 miles / 814 kilometers / 440 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Uummannaq (JQA) to Thule (THU) is 200 miles / 322 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 13 minutes.

Uummannaq – Thule

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506
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814
Kilometers
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440
Nautical miles

How far is Thule from Uummannaq?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 505.962 miles
  • 814.267 kilometers
  • 439.669 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
  • 504.011 miles
  • 811.127 kilometers
  • 437.974 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 Qaarsut Airport to Thule Air Base is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Uummannaq and Thule is 1 hour. Thule is 1 hour behind Uummannaq.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Uummannaq to Thule generates about 99 kg of CO2 per passenger, 99 kilograms is equal to 219 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Uummannaq to Thule

Shortest flight path between Qaarsut Airport (JQA) and Thule Air Base (THU).

Airport information

Origin Qaarsut Airport
City: Uummannaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: JQA
ICAO Code: BGUQ
Coordinates: 70°44′3″N, 52°41′46″W
Destination Thule Air Base
City: Thule
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: THU
ICAO Code: BGTL
Coordinates: 76°31′52″N, 68°42′11″W