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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Shungnak, AK (SHG)

Flight distance from Richmond to Shungnak (Richmond International Airport – Shungnak Airport) is 3605 miles / 5802 kilometers / 3133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Shungnak (SHG) is 4719 miles / 7594 kilometers and travel time by car is about 115 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Shungnak.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Shungnak Airport (SHG).

How far is Shungnak from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Shungnak. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3605.058 miles
  • 5801.779 kilometers
  • 3132.710 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
  • 3596.758 miles
  • 5788.420 kilometers
  • 3125.497 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Shungnak Airport
City: Shungnak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHG
ICAO Code: PAGH
Coordinates: 66°53′17″N, 157°9′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Richmond and Shungnak is 4 hours. Shungnak is 4 hours behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Shungnak, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 407 kg (898 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Shungnak (SHG).

Distance:
3605
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3605

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