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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Shungnak, AK (SHG)

Distance from Lafayette to Shungnak (Lafayette Regional Airport – Shungnak Airport) is 3651 miles / 5875 kilometers / 3172 nautical miles.

How far is Shungnak from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Shungnak. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3650.779 miles
  • 5875.360 kilometers
  • 3172.440 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
  • 3645.389 miles
  • 5866.685 kilometers
  • 3167.756 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 Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Shungnak Airport (SHG) is 7 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Shungnak is 3 hours. Shungnak is 3 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette
Shungnak

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Shungnak, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 419 kg (924 pounds).

Airport information


A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Shungnak Airport
City: Shungnak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHG
ICAO Code: PAGH
Coordinates: 66°53′17″N, 157°9′43″W

Map

Lafayette to Shungnak flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Shungnak (SHG).

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Air miles:
3651
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3651

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