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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Lowndes County, MS (GTR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Lowndes County (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Golden Triangle Regional Airport) is 1253 miles / 2016 kilometers / 1089 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Lowndes County (GTR) is 1504 miles / 2421 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 39 minutes.

Rock Springs – Lowndes County

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1253
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1089
Nautical miles

How far is Lowndes County from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1252.678 miles
  • 2015.990 kilometers
  • 1088.547 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
  • 1250.792 miles
  • 2012.954 kilometers
  • 1086.908 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport to Golden Triangle Regional Airport is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Rock Springs and Lowndes County is 1 hour. Lowndes County is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.
Rock Springs time to Lowndes County time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rock Springs to Lowndes County generates about 164 kg of CO2 per passenger, 164 kilograms is equal to 361 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Lowndes County

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Golden Triangle Regional Airport (GTR).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Golden Triangle Regional Airport
City: Lowndes County, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTR
ICAO Code: KGTR
Coordinates: 33°27′1″N, 88°35′29″W