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Distance between Philipsburg (SXM) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from Philipsburg to Knoxville (Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 1769 miles / 2848 kilometers / 1538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philipsburg to Knoxville.

Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

How far is Knoxville from Philipsburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1769.378 miles
  • 2847.537 kilometers
  • 1537.547 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
  • 1770.673 miles
  • 2849.621 kilometers
  • 1538.672 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 Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philipsburg and Knoxville.

Time Difference

Philipsburg

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Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (436 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philipsburg (SXM) → Knoxville (TYS).

Distance:
1769
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1769

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