# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Darnley Island (NLF)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Darnley Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Darnley Island Airport) is 700 miles / 1127 kilometers / 608 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Darnley Island (NLF) is 1150 miles / 1850 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 46 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Darnley Island.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Darnley Island Airport (NLF).

## How far is Darnley Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 700.101 miles
• 1126.703 kilometers
• 608.371 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
• 701.228 miles
• 1128.517 kilometers
• 609.350 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
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Darnley Island Airport
City: Darnley Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: NLF
ICAO Code: YDNI
Coordinates: 9°34′59″S, 143°46′1″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 125 kg (275 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Darnley Island (NLF).

Distance:
700
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
700

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