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Distance between Mendi (MDU) and Buka Island (BUA)

Distance from Mendi to Buka Island (Mendi Airport – Buka Airport) is 760 miles / 1223 kilometers / 660 nautical miles.

How far is Buka Island from Mendi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Mendi and Buka Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 759.750 miles
  • 1222.699 kilometers
  • 660.205 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
  • 758.897 miles
  • 1221.326 kilometers
  • 659.463 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Mendi Airport (MDU) to Buka Airport (BUA) is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mendi and Buka Island.

Time Difference

Mendi
Buka Island

Mendi

 +10

Buka Island

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Airport information


A Mendi Airport
City: Mendi
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: MDU
ICAO Code: AYMN
Coordinates: 6°8′51″S, 143°39′25″E

B Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

Mendi to Buka Island flight path

Shortest flight path between Mendi Airport (MDU) and Buka Airport (BUA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mendi (MDU) → Buka Island (BUA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
760
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
760

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