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Distance between Melbourne (MEL) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Distance from Melbourne to Lightning Ridge (Melbourne Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 594 miles / 957 kilometers / 517 nautical miles.

How far is Lightning Ridge from Melbourne?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Melbourne and Lightning Ridge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 594.464 miles
  • 956.696 kilometers
  • 516.575 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
  • 595.707 miles
  • 958.698 kilometers
  • 517.655 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 Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG) is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Melbourne and Lightning Ridge.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

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 Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LHG
ICAO Code: YLRD
Coordinates: 29°27′24″S, 147°59′2″E

Melbourne to Lightning Ridge flight path

Shortest flight path between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Melbourne (MEL) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
594

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