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Distance between Denham (MJK) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Denham to Lightning Ridge (Shark Bay Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 2116 miles / 3405 kilometers / 1839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Denham (MJK) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 2666 miles / 4291 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shark Bay Airport (MJK) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

How far is Lightning Ridge from Denham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2115.813 miles
  • 3405.072 kilometers
  • 1838.592 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
  • 2112.073 miles
  • 3399.052 kilometers
  • 1835.342 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″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

The time difference between Denham and Lightning Ridge is 3 hours. Lightning Ridge is 3 hours ahead of Denham.

Time Difference

Denham

 AWST

Lightning Ridge

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 231 kg (509 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denham (MJK) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
2116
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2116

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