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Distance between Mount Hotham (MHU) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Mount Hotham to Elcho Island (Mount Hotham Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1871 miles / 3012 kilometers / 1626 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Mount Hotham (MHU) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2695 miles / 4337 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Mount Hotham Airport (MHU) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Mount Hotham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1871.334 miles
  • 3011.621 kilometers
  • 1626.145 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
  • 1876.828 miles
  • 3020.461 kilometers
  • 1630.919 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 Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Mount Hotham and Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Mount Hotham.

Time Difference

Mount Hotham

 AEDT

Elcho Island

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 206 kg (454 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mount Hotham (MHU) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1871
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1871

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