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Distance between Orchid Island (KYD) and Matsu (MFK)

Flight distance from Orchid Island to Matsu (Lanyu Airport – Matsu Beigan Airport) is 305 miles / 490 kilometers / 265 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Orchid Island – Matsu

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305
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490
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265
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How far is Matsu 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)
  • 304.631 miles
  • 490.257 kilometers
  • 264.717 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
  • 305.655 miles
  • 491.905 kilometers
  • 265.607 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 Matsu Beigan Airport is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Orchid Island and Matsu.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Orchid Island to Matsu generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, 70 kilograms is equal to 154 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Orchid Island to Matsu

Shortest flight path between Lanyu Airport (KYD) and Matsu Beigan Airport (MFK).

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 Matsu Beigan Airport
City: Matsu
Country: Taiwan Flag of Taiwan
IATA Code: MFK
ICAO Code: RCMT
Coordinates: 26°13′27″N, 120°0′10″E