Distance between Denham (MJK) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Denham to Cooktown (Shark Bay Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 2162 miles / 3479 kilometers / 1879 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Denham (MJK) to Cooktown (CTN) is 3679 miles / 5921 kilometers and travel time by car is about 63 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Denham to Cooktown.

Shortest flight path between Shark Bay Airport (MJK) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Denham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2162.015 miles
• 3479.426 kilometers
• 1878.740 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
• 2160.096 miles
• 3476.338 kilometers
• 1877.072 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 Shark Bay Airport
City: Denham
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: 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 Denham and Cooktown is 2 hours. Cooktown is 2 hours ahead of Denham.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 236 kg (520 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denham (MJK) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
2162
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2162

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