There are several ways to calculate the distance from Tokyo to San Jose. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
4478.865 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
4468.736 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).
How long does it take to fly from Tokyo to San Jose?
The estimated flight time from Narita International Airport to San Jose International Airport is
10 hours and 15 minutes.
What is the time difference between Tokyo and San Jose?
The time difference between Tokyo and San Jose is 16 hours. San Jose is 16 hours behind Tokyo.
Flight carbon footprint between Narita International Airport (NRT) and San Jose International Airport (SJC)
On average, flying from Tokyo to San Jose generates about 604 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 604 kilograms equals 1 331 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Tokyo to San Jose
See the map of the shortest flight path between Narita International Airport (NRT) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).