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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Bamaga (ABM)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Bamaga (McArthur River Mine Airport – Northern Peninsula Airport) is 571 miles / 919 kilometers / 496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Bamaga (ABM) is 1130 miles / 1818 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Bamaga.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Northern Peninsula Airport (ABM).

How far is Bamaga from McArthur River?

There are several ways to calculate distances between McArthur River and Bamaga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 570.942 miles
  • 918.841 kilometers
  • 496.135 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
  • 571.783 miles
  • 920.196 kilometers
  • 496.866 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 McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Northern Peninsula Airport
City: Bamaga
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ABM
ICAO Code: YBAM
Coordinates: 10°57′2″S, 142°27′32″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Bamaga is 30 minutes. Bamaga is 30 minutes ahead of McArthur River.

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Bamaga

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Bamaga (ABM).

Distance:
571
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
571

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