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Distance between Kalkurung (KFG) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Kalkurung to Elcho Island (Kalkgurung Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 490 miles / 788 kilometers / 426 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Kalkurung (KFG) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 730 miles / 1175 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kalkurung to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Kalkgurung Airport (KFG) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Kalkurung?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kalkurung and Elcho Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 489.853 miles
  • 788.343 kilometers
  • 425.671 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
  • 490.980 miles
  • 790.156 kilometers
  • 426.650 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 Kalkgurung Airport
City: Kalkurung
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: KFG
ICAO Code: YKKG
Coordinates: 17°25′54″S, 130°48′28″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kalkurung and Elcho Island.

Time Difference

Kalkurung

 ACST

Elcho Island

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kalkurung (KFG) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
490
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
490

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