# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Blackwater (BLT)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Blackwater (McArthur River Mine Airport – Blackwater Airport) is 962 miles / 1548 kilometers / 836 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Blackwater (BLT) is 1253 miles / 2017 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Blackwater Airport (BLT).

## How far is Blackwater from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 961.923 miles
• 1548.066 kilometers
• 835.889 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
• 961.969 miles
• 1548.139 kilometers
• 835.928 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
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Blackwater Airport
City: Blackwater
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BLT
ICAO Code: YBTR
Coordinates: 23°36′11″S, 148°48′25″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Blackwater (BLT).

Distance:
962
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
962

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