# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Yam Island (XMY)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Yam Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Yam Island Airport) is 637 miles / 1024 kilometers / 553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Yam Island (XMY) 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 Yam Island.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Yam Island Airport (XMY).

## How far is Yam Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 636.521 miles
• 1024.381 kilometers
• 553.121 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
• 637.725 miles
• 1026.319 kilometers
• 554.168 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 Yam Island Airport
City: Yam Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: XMY
ICAO Code: YYMI
Coordinates: 9°54′3″S, 142°46′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Yam Island (XMY).

Distance:
637
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
637

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