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Distance between Philipsburg (SXM) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Philipsburg to Bluefield (Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 1722 miles / 2771 kilometers / 1496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philipsburg to Bluefield.

Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Philipsburg?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philipsburg and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1722.090 miles
  • 2771.435 kilometers
  • 1496.455 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
  • 1724.258 miles
  • 2774.924 kilometers
  • 1498.339 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 Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport
City: Philipsburg
Country: Netherlands Antilles Flag of Netherlands Antilles
IATA Code: SXM
ICAO Code: TNCM
Coordinates: 18°2′27″N, 63°6′32″W

B Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Philipsburg and Bluefield is 1 hour. Bluefield is 1 hour behind Philipsburg.

Time Difference

Philipsburg

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (428 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philipsburg (SXM) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
1722
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1722

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