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Distance between Qaanaaq (NAQ) and Nuuk (GOH)

Flight distance from Qaanaaq to Nuuk (Qaanaaq Airport – Nuuk Airport) is 996 miles / 1603 kilometers / 866 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Qaanaaq – Nuuk

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1603
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866
Nautical miles

How far is Nuuk from Qaanaaq?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 996.234 miles
  • 1603.284 kilometers
  • 865.704 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
  • 992.797 miles
  • 1597.751 kilometers
  • 862.717 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Qaanaaq Airport to Nuuk Airport is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Qaanaaq and Nuuk is 1 hour. Nuuk is 1 hour ahead of Qaanaaq.
Qaanaaq time to Nuuk time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Qaanaaq to Nuuk generates about 151 kg of CO2 per passenger, 151 kilograms is equal to 332 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Qaanaaq to Nuuk

Shortest flight path between Qaanaaq Airport (NAQ) and Nuuk Airport (GOH).

Airport information

Origin Qaanaaq Airport
City: Qaanaaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: NAQ
ICAO Code: BGQQ
Coordinates: 77°29′18″N, 69°23′19″W
Destination Nuuk Airport
City: Nuuk
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: GOH
ICAO Code: BGGH
Coordinates: 64°11′27″N, 51°40′41″W