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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Koliganek, AK (KGK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Koliganek (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Koliganek Airport) is 2386 miles / 3839 kilometers / 2073 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rock Springs to Koliganek.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Koliganek Airport (KGK).

How far is Koliganek from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2385.670 miles
  • 3839.363 kilometers
  • 2073.090 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
  • 2380.089 miles
  • 3830.382 kilometers
  • 2068.241 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 Koliganek Airport
City: Koliganek, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KGK
ICAO Code: PAJZ
Coordinates: 59°43′35″N, 157°15′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Koliganek, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 262 kg (577 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Koliganek (KGK).

Distance:
2386
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2386

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