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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Mackay (McArthur River Mine Airport – Mackay Airport) is 917 miles / 1476 kilometers / 797 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Mackay (MKY) is 1317 miles / 2119 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 916.905 miles
  • 1475.616 kilometers
  • 796.769 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
  • 916.258 miles
  • 1474.575 kilometers
  • 796.207 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 Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Mackay

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (319 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
917
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
917

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