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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Kanazawa (KMQ)

Flight distance from Seattle to Kanazawa (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Komatsu Airport) is 4897 miles / 7880 kilometers / 4255 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path from Seattle to Kanazawa.

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Komatsu Airport (KMQ).

How far is Kanazawa from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Kanazawa. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4896.703 miles
  • 7880.480 kilometers
  • 4255.119 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
  • 4884.595 miles
  • 7860.993 kilometers
  • 4244.597 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

B Komatsu Airport
City: Kanazawa
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: KMQ
ICAO Code: RJNK
Coordinates: 36°23′40″N, 136°24′25″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Kanazawa is 17 hours. Kanazawa is 17 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

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Kanazawa

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 570 kg (1 258 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (SEA) → Kanazawa (KMQ).

Distance:
4897
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4897

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