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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Pyongyang (FNJ)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Pyongyang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Pyongyang International Airport) is 2172 miles / 3495 kilometers / 1887 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Pyongyang (FNJ) is 2916 miles / 4693 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 32 minutes.

Shigatse – Pyongyang

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2172
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3495
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1887
Nautical miles

How far is Pyongyang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2171.839 miles
  • 3495.237 kilometers
  • 1887.277 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
  • 2168.091 miles
  • 3489.205 kilometers
  • 1884.020 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 Shigatse to Pyongyang is 4 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Pyongyang is 1 hour. Pyongyang is 1 hour ahead of Shigatse.

Shigatse time to Pyongyang time converter

Time in Shigatse: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Pyongyang: 00:00

Current local times

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Pyongyang

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Shigatse to Pyongyang generates about 237 kg of CO2 per passenger, 237 kilograms is equal to 523 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Pyongyang

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Pyongyang International Airport (FNJ).

Airport information

Origin Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E
Destination Pyongyang International Airport
City: Pyongyang
Country: North Korea Flag of North Korea
IATA Code: FNJ
ICAO Code: ZKPY
Coordinates: 39°13′26″N, 125°40′11″E