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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Groote Eylandt (GTE)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Groote Eylandt (McArthur River Mine Airport – Groote Eylandt Airport) is 172 miles / 276 kilometers / 149 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Groote Eylandt (GTE) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Groote Eylandt Airport (GTE).

How far is Groote Eylandt from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 171.500 miles
  • 276.003 kilometers
  • 149.030 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
  • 172.321 miles
  • 277.324 kilometers
  • 149.743 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 Groote Eylandt Airport
City: Groote Eylandt
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: GTE
ICAO Code: YGTE
Coordinates: 13°58′30″S, 136°27′36″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between McArthur River and Groote Eylandt.

Time Difference

McArthur River

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Groote Eylandt

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (111 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Groote Eylandt (GTE).

Distance:
172
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
172

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