# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Nhulunbuy (GOV)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Nhulunbuy (McArthur River Mine Airport – Gove Airport) is 291 miles / 468 kilometers / 253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Nhulunbuy (GOV) is 752 miles / 1210 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Gove Airport (GOV).

## How far is Nhulunbuy from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 291.087 miles
• 468.459 kilometers
• 252.948 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
• 292.487 miles
• 470.713 kilometers
• 254.165 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 Gove Airport
Country: Australia
IATA Code: GOV
ICAO Code: YPGV
Coordinates: 12°16′9″S, 136°49′4″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between McArthur River and Nhulunbuy.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Nhulunbuy (GOV).

Distance:
291
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
291

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