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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Melbourne (MEL)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to Melbourne Airport is 7921 miles / 12748 kilometers / 6883 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7921.181 miles
  • 12747.904 kilometers
  • 6883.318 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
  • 7927.401 miles
  • 12757.914 kilometers
  • 6888.723 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Melbourne Airport (MEL) is 15 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Melbourne is 19 hours. Melbourne is 19 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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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 Melbourne Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MEL
ICAO Code: YMML
Coordinates: 37°40′23″S, 144°50′34″E

Map

Flight map from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Melbourne (MEL).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7921

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