Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Philipsburg (SXM) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Philipsburg to Muscle Shoals (Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 1896 miles / 3051 kilometers / 1648 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philipsburg to Muscle Shoals.

Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

How far is Muscle Shoals from Philipsburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1895.964 miles
  • 3051.259 kilometers
  • 1647.548 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
  • 1896.328 miles
  • 3051.845 kilometers
  • 1647.864 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 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Philipsburg and Muscle Shoals is 2 hours. Muscle Shoals is 2 hours behind Philipsburg.

Time Difference

Philipsburg

 AST

Muscle Shoals, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 208 kg (458 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philipsburg (SXM) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
1896
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1896

Round trip?