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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Quinhagak, AK (KWN)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Quinhagak (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Quinhagak Airport) is 2545 miles / 4095 kilometers / 2211 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rock Springs to Quinhagak.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Quinhagak Airport (KWN).

How far is Quinhagak from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2544.768 miles
  • 4095.408 kilometers
  • 2211.343 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
  • 2538.592 miles
  • 4085.468 kilometers
  • 2205.976 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 Quinhagak Airport
City: Quinhagak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KWN
ICAO Code: PAQH
Coordinates: 59°45′18″N, 161°50′42″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Quinhagak, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 280 kg (618 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Quinhagak (KWN).

Distance:
2545
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2545

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