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Distance between Port Moresby (POM) and Buka Island (BUA)

Distance from Port Moresby to Buka Island (Buka Airport – Jacksons International Airport) is 581 miles / 935 kilometers / 505 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 581.025 miles
  • 935.069 kilometers
  • 504.897 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
  • 581.214 miles
  • 935.373 kilometers
  • 505.061 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 Jacksons International Airport (POM) to Buka Airport (BUA) is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Port Moresby and Buka Island.

Time Difference

Port Moresby
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Port Moresby

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Buka Island

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Airport information


A Jacksons International Airport
City: Port Moresby
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: POM
ICAO Code: AYPY
Coordinates: 9°26′36″S, 147°13′12″E

B Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

Map

Port Moresby to Buka Island flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Port Moresby (POM) → Buka Island (BUA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
581

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