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Distance between Learmonth (LEA) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Learmonth to Elcho Island (RAAF Base Learmonth – Elcho Island Airport) is 1582 miles / 2546 kilometers / 1375 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Learmonth (LEA) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2197 miles / 3535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Learmonth to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between RAAF Base Learmonth (LEA) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Learmonth?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Learmonth and Elcho Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1581.863 miles
  • 2545.761 kilometers
  • 1374.601 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
  • 1581.544 miles
  • 2545.249 kilometers
  • 1374.324 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 RAAF Base Learmonth
City: Learmonth
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LEA
ICAO Code: YPLM
Coordinates: 22°14′8″S, 114°5′20″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Learmonth and Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Learmonth.

Time Difference

Learmonth

 AWST

Elcho Island

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (407 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Learmonth (LEA) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1582
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1582

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