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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Molokai, HI (MKK)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Molokai (Los Angeles International Airport – Molokai Airport) is 2515 miles / 4047 kilometers / 2185 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Molokai.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Molokai Airport (MKK).

How far is Molokai from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2514.540 miles
  • 4046.760 kilometers
  • 2185.076 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
  • 2511.556 miles
  • 4041.958 kilometers
  • 2182.483 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 Molokai Airport
City: Molokai, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKK
ICAO Code: PHMK
Coordinates: 21°9′10″N, 157°5′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Molokai is 3 hours. Molokai is 3 hours behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Molokai, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (610 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Molokai (MKK).

Distance:
2515
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2515

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