Air Miles Calculator

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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Gove Airport
City: Nhulunbuy
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Nhulunbuy

 ACST

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

Round trip?