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Distance between Mount Hotham (MHU) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Mount Hotham to Lightning Ridge (Mount Hotham Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 524 miles / 844 kilometers / 456 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Mount Hotham (MHU) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 672 miles / 1082 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Mount Hotham Airport (MHU) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

How far is Lightning Ridge from Mount Hotham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 524.476 miles
  • 844.062 kilometers
  • 455.757 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
  • 525.813 miles
  • 846.214 kilometers
  • 456.919 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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mount Hotham and Lightning Ridge.

Time Difference

Mount Hotham

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Lightning Ridge

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (225 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mount Hotham (MHU) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
524
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
524

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