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 It's about one-one-thousandth as fast as a Peregrine Falcon In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.00096 times the speed of a Peregrine Falcon, and the speed of a Peregrine Falcon is 1,050 times that amount. (a.k.a. Peregrine, a.k.a. Duck Hawk, Falco peregrinus)The Peregrine Falcon can reach speeds of up to 648,000 centimeters per minute when diving. Falcons are sometimes sent to scare smaller birds away from airports to improve air traffic safety and were used in World War II to intercept carrier pigeons used by enemy forces. It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as fast as The Speed of Sound In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.00030 times the speed of The Speed of Sound, and the speed of The Speed of Sound is 3,320 times that amount. (in dry air at 20°C)The speed of sound in dry air at 20°C (68°F) is 2,060,000 centimeters per minute. Air is a relatively poor acoustic conductor, however, as sound will travel at speeds of between 8,980,000 centimeters per minute to 9,360,000 centimeters per minute in water, depending on its salinity. It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as fast as a Bullet (Handgun) In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.00027 times the speed of a Bullet (Handgun), and the speed of a Bullet (Handgun) is 3,720 times that amount. (for .40 Smith & Wesson 135 grain Sierra JHP, VV 3N37 powder, Fed. 100 primer, Remington case) (muzzle velocity)A 0.40 caliber Smith & Wesson bullet has a muzzle a velocity of 2,300,000 centimeters per minute. This type of ammunition has been the standard issue round of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) since 1990. It's about one-six-thousand-five-hundredth as fast as a Jet Fighter In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.0002 times the speed of a Jet Fighter, and the speed of a Jet Fighter is 6,700 times that amount. (for Lockheed Martin F-16, a.k.a. Fighting Falcon, a.k.a. Viper) (maximum speed at altitude)An F-16's maximum speed at altitude is approximately 4,000,000 centimeters per minute. The F-16 has a flight ceiling of approximately 15 km (9.32 mi). It's about one-nine-thousandth as fast as a Bullet (Rifle) In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.00011 times the speed of a Bullet (Rifle), and the speed of a Bullet (Rifle) is 8,850 times that amount. (5.56 x 45 mm, a.k.a. 5.56 NATO)A 5.56 x 45 mm cartridge is fired at a velocity of 5,490,000 centimeters per minute. As the NATO rifle cartridge, it is used by the military forces of more than thirty-one countries, including use in the M16 series, M4 Carbine, HK-416, and M249 Squad automatic weapons used by the United States armed forces. It's about one-seventy-five-thousandth as fast as The Space Shuttle In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.000013323 times the speed of The Space Shuttle, and the speed of The Space Shuttle is 75,058 times that amount. (Orbiter vehicle velocity)The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 46,462,000 centimeters per minute. During liftoff, the space shuttle accelerates to orbital speed in 8.5 minutes, consuming over 1.59 million kg (3.51 million lbs) of propellant in the process. It's about one-four-hundred-thousandth as fast as a Meteor In other words, 619 centimeters per minute is 0.0000025 times the speed of a Meteor, and the speed of a Meteor is 400,000 times that amount. (formally Meteoroid or meteorite, depending on the context; a.k.a. "shooting star", a.k.a. "falling star")Small meteoroids enter the Earth's atmosphere at speeds between 67,000,000 centimeters per minute and 430,000,000 centimeters per minute, depending on their size. The fireball effect, known as ablation, ceases once the atmosphere has slowed the meteoroid to a velocity of about 17,000,000 centimeters per minute.