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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Distance from Beijing to Palmdale (Palmdale Regional Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 6225 miles / 10018 kilometers / 5409 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6225.127 miles
  • 10018.370 kilometers
  • 5409.487 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
  • 6211.294 miles
  • 9996.109 kilometers
  • 5397.467 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD) is 12 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Palmdale is 15 hours. Palmdale is 15 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Map

Beijing to Palmdale flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Palmdale (PMD).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6225

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