# 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
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

B Komatsu Airport
City: Kanazawa
Country: 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.

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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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