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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Sendai (SDJ)

Flight distance from Chicago to Sendai (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Sendai Airport) is 6122 miles / 9852 kilometers / 5320 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 5 minutes.

Chicago – Sendai

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6122
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9852
Kilometers
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5320
Nautical miles

How far is Sendai from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6121.681 miles
  • 9851.891 kilometers
  • 5319.596 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
  • 6107.103 miles
  • 9828.430 kilometers
  • 5306.928 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 Chicago to Sendai is 12 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Sendai is 14 hours. Sendai is 14 hours ahead of Chicago.

Chicago time to Sendai time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Sendai: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Sendai

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Sendai generates about 733 kg of CO2 per passenger, 733 kilograms is equal to 1 616 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Chicago to Sendai

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Sendai Airport (SDJ).

Airport information

Origin Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W
Destination Sendai Airport
City: Sendai
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: SDJ
ICAO Code: RJSS
Coordinates: 38°8′22″N, 140°55′1″E