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Distance between Norman Wells (YVQ) and Fort Simpson (YFS)

Distance from Norman Wells to Fort Simpson (Fort Simpson Airport – Norman Wells Airport) is 298 miles / 480 kilometers / 259 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 298.200 miles
  • 479.907 kilometers
  • 259.129 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
  • 297.334 miles
  • 478.513 kilometers
  • 258.376 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Norman Wells Airport (YVQ) to Fort Simpson Airport (YFS) is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Norman Wells and Fort Simpson.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).

Airport information


A Norman Wells Airport
City: Norman Wells
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVQ
ICAO Code: CYVQ
Coordinates: 65°16′53″N, 126°47′52″W

B Fort Simpson Airport
City: Fort Simpson
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YFS
ICAO Code: CYFS
Coordinates: 61°45′36″N, 121°14′13″W

Map

Norman Wells to Fort Simpson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Norman Wells (YVQ) → Fort Simpson (YFS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
298

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