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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Distance from Rochester to Kotzebue (Rochester International Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 2963 miles / 4768 kilometers / 2575 nautical miles.

How far is Kotzebue from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rochester and Kotzebue. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2962.974 miles
  • 4768.444 kilometers
  • 2574.754 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
  • 2955.008 miles
  • 4755.625 kilometers
  • 2567.832 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 Rochester International Airport (RST) to Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ) is 6 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Kotzebue is 3 hours. Kotzebue is 3 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester
Kotzebue

Rochester, MN

 CDT

Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 335 kg (738 pounds).

Airport information


A Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Rochester to Kotzebue flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2963

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