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Distance between Mackay (MKY) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Distance from Mackay to Lightning Ridge (Lightning Ridge Airport – Mackay Airport) is 575 miles / 926 kilometers / 500 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 575.170 miles
  • 925.647 kilometers
  • 499.809 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
  • 577.278 miles
  • 929.039 kilometers
  • 501.641 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Mackay Airport (MKY) to Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG) is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Mackay and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Mackay.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 pounds).

Airport information


A Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″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

Map

Mackay to Lightning Ridge flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mackay (MKY) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
575

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