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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 34 hours 42 minutes.

McArthur River – Groote Eylandt

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172
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276
Kilometers
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149
Nautical miles

How far is Groote Eylandt from McArthur River?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from McArthur River Mine Airport to Groote Eylandt Airport is 49 minutes.

Time difference

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

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from McArthur River to Groote Eylandt generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, 50 kilograms is equal to 111 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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