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Distance between Melbourne (MEL) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Melbourne Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 7921 miles / 12748 kilometers / 6883 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7921.181 miles
  • 12747.904 kilometers
  • 6883.318 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
  • 7927.401 miles
  • 12757.914 kilometers
  • 6888.723 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 15 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Melbourne and Los Angeles is 19 hours. Los Angeles is 19 hours behind Melbourne.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Melbourne Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MEL
ICAO Code: YMML
Coordinates: 37°40′23″S, 144°50′34″E

B Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Map

Flight map from Melbourne to Los Angeles.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Melbourne (MEL) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7921

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