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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Maroochydore (MCY)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Maroochydore (McArthur River Mine Airport – Sunshine Coast Airport) is 1297 miles / 2087 kilometers / 1127 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Maroochydore (MCY) is 1711 miles / 2754 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY).

How far is Maroochydore from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1296.770 miles
  • 2086.949 kilometers
  • 1126.862 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
  • 1296.925 miles
  • 2087.199 kilometers
  • 1126.997 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 Sunshine Coast Airport
City: Maroochydore
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCY
ICAO Code: YBMC
Coordinates: 26°36′11″S, 153°5′27″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Maroochydore

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (367 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Maroochydore (MCY).

Distance:
1297
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1297

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