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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Distance from Los Angeles to Jackson (Los Angeles International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 1642 miles / 2642 kilometers / 1426 nautical miles.

How far is Jackson from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1641.508 miles
  • 2641.750 kilometers
  • 1426.431 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
  • 1638.070 miles
  • 2636.218 kilometers
  • 1423.444 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Jackson is 2 hours. Jackson is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Jackson

Los Angeles, CA

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (431 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City: Jackson, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAN
ICAO Code: KJAN
Coordinates: 32°18′40″N, 90°4′33″W

Map

Los Angeles to Jackson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Jackson (JAN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1642

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