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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Whyalla (WYA)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Whyalla (McArthur River Mine Airport – Whyalla Airport) is 1147 miles / 1846 kilometers / 997 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Whyalla (WYA) is 1575 miles / 2534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Whyalla Airport (WYA).

How far is Whyalla from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1147.225 miles
  • 1846.279 kilometers
  • 996.911 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
  • 1151.545 miles
  • 1853.231 kilometers
  • 1000.665 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Whyalla

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Whyalla (WYA).

Distance:
1147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1147

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