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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Cooktown (McArthur River Mine Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 609 miles / 980 kilometers / 529 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Cooktown (CTN) is 1053 miles / 1695 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 609.211 miles
  • 980.431 kilometers
  • 529.390 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
  • 608.425 miles
  • 979.165 kilometers
  • 528.707 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 Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Cooktown

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (251 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
609
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
609

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