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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Distance from San Diego to Kotzebue (San Diego International Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 2987 miles / 4808 kilometers / 2596 nautical miles.

How far is Kotzebue from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2987.424 miles
  • 4807.793 kilometers
  • 2596.000 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
  • 2983.713 miles
  • 4801.821 kilometers
  • 2592.776 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 Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ) is 6 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

San Diego
Kotzebue

San Diego, CA

 PST

Kotzebue, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 338 kg (745 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 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

Map

San Diego to Kotzebue flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2987

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