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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Elcho Island (Rockhampton Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1253 miles / 2017 kilometers / 1089 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2069 miles / 3330 kilometers and travel time by car is about 53 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Rockhampton?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rockhampton and Elcho Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1253.458 miles
  • 2017.246 kilometers
  • 1089.225 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
  • 1254.633 miles
  • 2019.135 kilometers
  • 1090.246 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 Rockhampton Airport
City: Rockhampton
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Elcho Island is 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 30 minutes behind Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Elcho Island

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1253
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1253

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