# Distance between Arctic Bay (YAB) and Norman Wells (YVQ)

Flight distance from Arctic Bay to Norman Wells (Arctic Bay Airport – Norman Wells Airport) is 1129 miles / 1818 kilometers / 981 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Arctic Bay to Norman Wells.

Shortest flight path between Arctic Bay Airport (YAB) and Norman Wells Airport (YVQ).

## How far is Norman Wells from Arctic Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Arctic Bay and Norman Wells. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1129.467 miles
• 1817.701 kilometers
• 981.480 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
• 1125.132 miles
• 1810.725 kilometers
• 977.713 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 Arctic Bay Airport
City: Arctic Bay
IATA Code: YAB
ICAO Code: CYAB
Coordinates: 73°0′20″N, 85°2′33″W

B Norman Wells Airport
City: Norman Wells
IATA Code: YVQ
ICAO Code: CYVQ
Coordinates: 65°16′53″N, 126°47′52″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Arctic Bay and Norman Wells is 1 hour. Norman Wells is 1 hour behind Arctic Bay.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Arctic Bay (YAB) → Norman Wells (YVQ).

Distance:
1129
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1129

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