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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Kotzebue (Palm Beach International Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 4338 miles / 6981 kilometers / 3770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path from West Palm Beach to Kotzebue.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

How far is Kotzebue from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Kotzebue. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4338.060 miles
  • 6981.430 kilometers
  • 3769.671 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
  • 4331.622 miles
  • 6971.069 kilometers
  • 3764.076 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Kotzebue is 4 hours. Kotzebue is 4 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Kotzebue, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 499 kg (1 100 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
4338
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4338

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