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Distance between Orchid Island (KYD) and Kinmen (KNH)

Flight distance from Orchid Island to Kinmen (Lanyu Airport – Kinmen Airport) is 261 miles / 420 kilometers / 227 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Orchid Island – Kinmen

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261
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420
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227
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How far is Kinmen from Orchid Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 260.930 miles
  • 419.926 kilometers
  • 226.742 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
  • 261.098 miles
  • 420.196 kilometers
  • 226.888 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 Lanyu Airport to Kinmen Airport is 59 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Orchid Island and Kinmen.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Orchid Island to Kinmen generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, 63 kilograms is equal to 140 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Orchid Island to Kinmen

Shortest flight path between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Kinmen Airport (KNH).

Airport information

Origin Lanyu Airport
City: Orchid Island
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: KYD
ICAO Code: RCLY
Coordinates: 22°1′37″N, 121°32′6″E
Destination Kinmen Airport
City: Kinmen
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: KNH
ICAO Code: RCBS
Coordinates: 24°25′40″N, 118°21′32″E