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Distance between Mount Hotham (MHU) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Mount Hotham to Cooktown (Mount Hotham Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 1493 miles / 2403 kilometers / 1298 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Mount Hotham (MHU) to Cooktown (CTN) is 1957 miles / 3150 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mount Hotham to Cooktown.

Shortest flight path between Mount Hotham Airport (MHU) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Mount Hotham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Mount Hotham and Cooktown. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1493.160 miles
  • 2403.007 kilometers
  • 1297.520 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
  • 1498.424 miles
  • 2411.479 kilometers
  • 1302.095 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 Mount Hotham Airport
City: Mount Hotham
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MHU
ICAO Code: YHOT
Coordinates: 37°2′51″S, 147°20′2″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Mount Hotham and Cooktown is 1 hour. Cooktown is 1 hour behind Mount Hotham.

Time Difference

Mount Hotham

 AEDT

Cooktown

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (395 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mount Hotham (MHU) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
1493
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1493

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