# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Palm Island (PMK)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Palm Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Palm Island Airport) is 710 miles / 1143 kilometers / 617 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Palm Island (PMK) is 1226 miles / 1973 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Palm Island Airport (PMK).

## How far is Palm Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 710.203 miles
• 1142.961 kilometers
• 617.149 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
• 709.410 miles
• 1141.685 kilometers
• 616.461 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 Palm Island Airport
City: Palm Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: PMK
ICAO Code: YPAM
Coordinates: 18°45′19″S, 146°34′51″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Palm Island (PMK).

Distance:
710
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
710

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