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Distance between London (LHR) and Sanming (SQJ)

Flight distance from London to Sanming (London Heathrow Airport – Shaxian Airport) is 5898 miles / 9492 kilometers / 5125 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Sanming.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Shaxian Airport (SQJ).

How far is Sanming from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Sanming. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5898.216 miles
  • 9492.258 kilometers
  • 5125.409 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
  • 5886.536 miles
  • 9473.461 kilometers
  • 5115.260 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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Shaxian Airport
City: Sanming
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SQJ
ICAO Code: ZSSM
Coordinates: 26°25′34″N, 117°50′0″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Sanming is 8 hours. Sanming is 8 hours ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

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Sanming

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 703 kg (1 550 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Sanming (SQJ).

Distance:
5898
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5898

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