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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Adak Island, AK (ADK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Adak Island (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Adak Airport) is 3167 miles / 5096 kilometers / 2752 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rock Springs to Adak Island.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Adak Airport (ADK).

How far is Adak Island from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rock Springs and Adak Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3166.665 miles
  • 5096.253 kilometers
  • 2751.757 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
  • 3158.062 miles
  • 5082.408 kilometers
  • 2744.281 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 Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport
City: Rock Springs, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

B Adak Airport
City: Adak Island, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ADK
ICAO Code: PADK
Coordinates: 51°52′40″N, 176°38′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Adak Island is 3 hours. Adak Island is 3 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Adak Island, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 354 kg (781 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Adak Island (ADK).

Distance:
3167
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3167

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