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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Lightning Ridge (Rockhampton Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 446 miles / 717 kilometers / 387 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 546 miles / 878 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Lightning Ridge.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

How far is Lightning Ridge from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 445.770 miles
  • 717.397 kilometers
  • 387.363 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
  • 447.092 miles
  • 719.524 kilometers
  • 388.512 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 Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LHG
ICAO Code: YLRD
Coordinates: 29°27′24″S, 147°59′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Lightning Ridge

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (200 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
446
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
446

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