# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Christmas Creek Mine (CKW)

Flight distance from Weipa to Christmas Creek Mine (Weipa Airport – Graeme Rowley Aerodrome) is 1611 miles / 2593 kilometers / 1400 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Christmas Creek Mine (CKW) is 3096 miles / 4982 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 33 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Christmas Creek Mine.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Graeme Rowley Aerodrome (CKW).

## How far is Christmas Creek Mine from Weipa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Weipa and Christmas Creek Mine. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1610.987 miles
• 2592.633 kilometers
• 1399.910 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
• 1610.373 miles
• 2591.644 kilometers
• 1399.376 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 Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B Graeme Rowley Aerodrome
City: Christmas Creek Mine
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CKW
ICAO Code: YCHK
Coordinates: 22°21′15″S, 119°38′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and Christmas Creek Mine is 2 hours. Christmas Creek Mine is 2 hours behind Weipa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (411 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Christmas Creek Mine (CKW).

Distance:
1611
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1611

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