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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Kamuela, HI (MUE)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Kamuela (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Waimea-Kohala Airport) is 3096 miles / 4983 kilometers / 2691 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rock Springs to Kamuela.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE).

How far is Kamuela from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3096.220 miles
  • 4982.883 kilometers
  • 2690.541 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
  • 3093.570 miles
  • 4978.618 kilometers
  • 2688.239 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 Waimea-Kohala Airport
City: Kamuela, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MUE
ICAO Code: PHMU
Coordinates: 20°0′4″N, 155°40′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Kamuela is 4 hours. Kamuela is 4 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 346 kg (762 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Kamuela (MUE).

Distance:
3096
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3096

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