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Distance between Moro (MXH) and Buka Island (BUA)

Flight distance from Moro to Buka Island (Moro Airport – Buka Airport) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers / 686 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Map of flight path from Moro to Buka Island.

Shortest flight path between Moro Airport (MXH) and Buka Airport (BUA).

How far is Buka Island from Moro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Moro and Buka Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 789.445 miles
  • 1270.488 kilometers
  • 686.009 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
  • 788.570 miles
  • 1269.080 kilometers
  • 685.249 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 Moro Airport
City: Moro
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: MXH
ICAO Code: AYMR
Coordinates: 6°21′47″S, 143°14′16″E

B Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Moro and Buka Island.

Time Difference

Moro

 +10

Buka Island

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Moro (MXH) → Buka Island (BUA).

Distance:
789
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
789

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