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Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Mackay (Whyalla Airport – Mackay Airport) is 1088 miles / 1750 kilometers / 945 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Mackay (MKY) is 1500 miles / 2414 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whyalla to Mackay.

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from Whyalla?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whyalla and Mackay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1087.568 miles
  • 1750.271 kilometers
  • 945.071 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
  • 1088.869 miles
  • 1752.366 kilometers
  • 946.202 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

B Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whyalla and Mackay is 30 minutes. Mackay is 30 minutes behind Whyalla.

Time Difference

Whyalla

 ACDT

Mackay

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
1088
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1088

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