There are several ways to calculate the distance from Los Angeles to Wollongong. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
6541.463 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
6547.170 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).
How long does it take to fly from Los Angeles to Wollongong?
The estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport to Shellharbour Airport is
14 hours and 45 minutes.
What is the time difference between Los Angeles and Wollongong?
The time difference between Los Angeles and Wollongong is 17 hours. Wollongong is 17 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Flight carbon footprint between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL)
On average, flying from Los Angeles to Wollongong generates about 930 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 930 kilograms equals 2 050 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Wollongong
See the map of the shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).