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How far is Qaanaaq from Thule?

Distance between Thule (Thule Air Base) and Qaanaaq (Qaanaaq Airport) is 67 miles / 108 kilometers / 58 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 37 minutes.

Thule Air Base – Qaanaaq Airport

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Distance from Thule to Qaanaaq

There are several ways to calculate distance from Thule to Qaanaaq. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 67.267 miles
  • 108.256 kilometers
  • 58.454 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
  • 67.001 miles
  • 107.827 kilometers
  • 58.222 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 Thule to Qaanaaq?

Estimated flight time from Thule Air Base to Qaanaaq Airport is 37 minutes.

What is the time difference between Thule and Qaanaaq?

There is no time difference between Thule and Qaanaaq.

Flight carbon footprint between Thule Air Base (THU) and Qaanaaq Airport (NAQ)

On average flying from Thule to Qaanaaq generates about 35 kg of CO2 per passenger, 35 kilograms is equal to 77 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Thule to Qaanaaq

Shortest flight path between Thule Air Base (THU) and Qaanaaq Airport (NAQ).

Airport information

Origin Thule Air Base
City: Thule
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: THU
ICAO Code: BGTL
Coordinates: 76°31′52″N, 68°42′11″W
Destination Qaanaaq Airport
City: Qaanaaq
Country: Greenland Flag of Greenland
IATA Code: NAQ
ICAO Code: BGQQ
Coordinates: 77°29′18″N, 69°23′19″W

Airlines flying from Thule (THU) to Qaanaaq (NAQ)

Air Greenland