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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Nome, AK (OME)

Distance from Los Angeles to Nome (Los Angeles International Airport – Nome Airport) is 2881 miles / 4637 kilometers / 2504 nautical miles.

How far is Nome from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2881.259 miles
  • 4636.938 kilometers
  • 2503.746 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
  • 2877.145 miles
  • 4630.316 kilometers
  • 2500.171 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 Nome Airport (OME) is 5 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Nome is 1 hour. Nome is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Nome

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Nome, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 342 kg (754 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 Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

Map

Los Angeles to Nome flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Nome (OME).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2881
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Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2881

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