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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Palm Island (PMK)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Palm Island (Victoria River Downs Airport – Palm Island Airport) is 1040 miles / 1673 kilometers / 903 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Palm Island (PMK) is 1458 miles / 2347 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Palm Island Airport (PMK).

How far is Palm Island from Victoria River Downs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1039.694 miles
  • 1673.225 kilometers
  • 903.469 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
  • 1038.369 miles
  • 1671.093 kilometers
  • 902.318 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 Palm Island Airport
City: Palm Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: PMK
ICAO Code: YPAM
Coordinates: 18°45′19″S, 146°34′51″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Palm Island

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Palm Island (PMK).

Distance:
1040
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1040

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