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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Darnley Island (NLF)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Darnley Island (Victoria River Downs Airport – Darnley Island Airport) is 979 miles / 1576 kilometers / 851 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Darnley Island (NLF) is 1726 miles / 2778 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Victoria River Downs to Darnley Island.

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Darnley Island Airport (NLF).

How far is Darnley Island from Victoria River Downs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Victoria River Downs and Darnley Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 979.123 miles
  • 1575.745 kilometers
  • 850.834 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
  • 979.296 miles
  • 1576.024 kilometers
  • 850.985 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 Victoria River Downs Airport
City: Victoria River Downs
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: VCD
ICAO Code: YVRD
Coordinates: 16°24′7″S, 131°0′17″E

B Darnley Island Airport
City: Darnley Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: NLF
ICAO Code: YDNI
Coordinates: 9°34′59″S, 143°46′1″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Victoria River Downs and Darnley Island is 30 minutes. Darnley Island is 30 minutes ahead of Victoria River Downs.

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Darnley Island

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Darnley Island (NLF).

Distance:
979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
979

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