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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Distance from San Jose to Muscle Shoals (San Jose International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 1919 miles / 3089 kilometers / 1668 nautical miles.

How far is Muscle Shoals from San Jose?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Muscle Shoals. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1919.298 miles
  • 3088.811 kilometers
  • 1667.824 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
  • 1915.005 miles
  • 3081.902 kilometers
  • 1664.094 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 Jose International Airport (SJC) to Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL) is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Muscle Shoals is 2 hours. Muscle Shoals is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.

Time Difference

San Jose
Muscle Shoals

San Jose, CA

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Muscle Shoals, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 pounds).

Airport information


A San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

B Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
City: Muscle Shoals, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSL
ICAO Code: KMSL
Coordinates: 34°44′43″N, 87°36′36″W

San Jose to Muscle Shoals flight path

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1919

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