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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Yam Island

 AEST

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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