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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Olympic Dam (OLP)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Olympic Dam (McArthur River Mine Airport – Olympic Dam Airport) is 968 miles / 1557 kilometers / 841 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Olympic Dam (OLP) is 1477 miles / 2377 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Olympic Dam Airport (OLP).

How far is Olympic Dam from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 967.699 miles
  • 1557.361 kilometers
  • 840.907 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
  • 971.535 miles
  • 1563.534 kilometers
  • 844.241 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 Olympic Dam Airport
City: Olympic Dam
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: OLP
ICAO Code: YOLD
Coordinates: 30°29′6″S, 136°52′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Olympic Dam is 1 hour. Olympic Dam is 1 hour ahead of McArthur River.

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Olympic Dam

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Olympic Dam (OLP).

Distance:
968
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
968

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