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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Samjiyon (YJS)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Samjiyon (Shigatse Peace Airport – Samjiyon Airport) is 2340 miles / 3766 kilometers / 2034 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Samjiyon (YJS) is 3050 miles / 4909 kilometers and travel time by car is about 57 hours 48 minutes.

Shigatse – Samjiyon

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2340
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3766
Kilometers
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2034
Nautical miles

How far is Samjiyon from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2340.353 miles
  • 3766.434 kilometers
  • 2033.711 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
  • 2336.514 miles
  • 3760.254 kilometers
  • 2030.375 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 Peace Airport to Samjiyon Airport is 4 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Samjiyon.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Shigatse to Samjiyon generates about 257 kg of CO2 per passenger, 257 kilograms is equal to 566 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 Samjiyon

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Samjiyon Airport (YJS).

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 Samjiyon Airport
City: Samjiyon
Country: North Korea Flag of North Korea
IATA Code: YJS
ICAO Code: ZKSE
Coordinates: 41°54′25″N, 128°24′35″E