# 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
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″E

B Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: 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.

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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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