# 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
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

B Quinhagak Airport
City: Quinhagak, AK
Country: 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.

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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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