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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Yakataga, AK (CYT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Yakataga (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Yakataga Airport) is 1906 miles / 3068 kilometers / 1657 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Yakataga (CYT) is 3034 miles / 4882 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Yakataga.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Yakataga Airport (CYT).

How far is Yakataga from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1906.445 miles
  • 3068.125 kilometers
  • 1656.655 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
  • 1902.833 miles
  • 3062.313 kilometers
  • 1653.517 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 Yakataga Airport
City: Yakataga, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CYT
ICAO Code: PACY
Coordinates: 60°4′55″N, 142°29′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Yakataga is 2 hours. Yakataga is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Yakataga, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 209 kg (461 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Yakataga (CYT).

Distance:
1906
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1906

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