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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Akutan, AK (KQA)

Flight distance from Louisville to Akutan (Louisville International Airport – Akutan Seaplane Base) is 3776 miles / 6078 kilometers / 3282 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path from Louisville to Akutan.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Akutan Seaplane Base (KQA).

How far is Akutan from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3776.428 miles
  • 6077.572 kilometers
  • 3281.626 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
  • 3766.807 miles
  • 6062.089 kilometers
  • 3273.266 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 Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Akutan is 4 hours. Akutan is 4 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Akutan, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 429 kg (945 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Akutan (KQA).

Distance:
3776
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3776

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