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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Akutan, AK (KQA)

Distance from San Diego to Akutan (San Diego International Airport – Akutan Seaplane Base) is 2780 miles / 4474 kilometers / 2416 nautical miles.

How far is Akutan from San Diego?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Diego and Akutan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2779.925 miles
  • 4473.856 kilometers
  • 2415.689 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
  • 2775.279 miles
  • 4466.378 kilometers
  • 2411.651 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 San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Akutan Seaplane Base (KQA) is 5 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Akutan is 1 hour. Akutan is 1 hour behind San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego
Akutan

San Diego, CA

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Akutan, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 329 kg (726 pounds).

Airport information


A San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

B Akutan Seaplane Base
City: Akutan, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KQA
ICAO Code: KQA
Coordinates: 54°7′56″N, 165°47′6″W

Map

San Diego to Akutan flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Akutan (KQA).

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Air miles:
2780
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2780

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