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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Nhulunbuy (GOV)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Nhulunbuy (Rockhampton Airport – Gove Airport) is 1179 miles / 1897 kilometers / 1024 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Nhulunbuy (GOV) is 2008 miles / 3232 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Nhulunbuy.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Gove Airport (GOV).

How far is Nhulunbuy from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1178.844 miles
  • 1897.166 kilometers
  • 1024.388 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
  • 1180.168 miles
  • 1899.295 kilometers
  • 1025.538 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 Gove Airport
City: Nhulunbuy
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: GOV
ICAO Code: YPGV
Coordinates: 12°16′9″S, 136°49′4″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Nhulunbuy is 30 minutes. Nhulunbuy is 30 minutes behind Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Nhulunbuy

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Nhulunbuy (GOV).

Distance:
1179
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1179

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