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Distance between Moscow (SVO) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Moscow to Los Angeles (Sheremetyevo International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 6078 miles / 9781 kilometers / 5281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 0 minutes.

Moscow – Los Angeles

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5281
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How far is Los Angeles from Moscow?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6077.686 miles
  • 9781.088 kilometers
  • 5281.365 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
  • 6063.026 miles
  • 9757.494 kilometers
  • 5268.625 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).

How long does it take to fly from Moscow to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Sheremetyevo International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 12 hours 0 minutes.

What is the time difference between Moscow and Los Angeles?

The time difference between Moscow and Los Angeles is 10 hours. Los Angeles is 10 hours behind Moscow.
Moscow time to Los Angeles time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Moscow to Los Angeles generates about 727 kg of CO2 per passenger, 727 kilograms is equal to 1 603 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Moscow to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Sheremetyevo International Airport
City: Moscow
Country: Russia Flag of Russia
IATA Code: SVO
ICAO Code: UUEE
Coordinates: 55°58′21″N, 37°24′52″E
Destination Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Airlines flying from Moscow (SVO) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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