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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Maroochydore (MCY)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Maroochydore (Los Angeles International Airport – Sunshine Coast Airport) is 7135 miles / 11483 kilometers / 6200 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 14 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Maroochydore.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY).

How far is Maroochydore from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7134.915 miles
  • 11482.533 kilometers
  • 6200.072 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
  • 7139.733 miles
  • 11490.287 kilometers
  • 6204.259 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 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 Sunshine Coast Airport
City: Maroochydore
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCY
ICAO Code: YBMC
Coordinates: 26°36′11″S, 153°5′27″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Maroochydore is 17 hours. Maroochydore is 17 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Maroochydore

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 874 kg (1 927 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Maroochydore (MCY).

Distance:
7135
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7135

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