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Distance between Port Moresby (POM) and Yam Island (XMY)

Flight distance from Port Moresby to Yam Island (Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport – Yam Island Airport) is 305 miles / 490 kilometers / 265 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Map of flight path from Port Moresby to Yam Island.

Shortest flight path between Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM) and Yam Island Airport (XMY).

How far is Yam Island from Port Moresby?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Port Moresby and Yam Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 304.679 miles
  • 490.334 kilometers
  • 264.759 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
  • 304.331 miles
  • 489.774 kilometers
  • 264.457 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 Port Moresby 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 Yam Island Airport
City: Yam Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: XMY
ICAO Code: YYMI
Coordinates: 9°54′3″S, 142°46′33″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Port Moresby

 +10

Yam Island

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (154 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Port Moresby (POM) → Yam Island (XMY).

Distance:
305
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
305

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