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How fast is 937.2 centimeters per second?
It's about as fast as Flo-Jo
The speed of Flo-Jo is about 937.20 centimeters per second.
(at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)
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It's about nine-tenths as fast as Usain Bolt
The speed of Usain Bolt is about 1,030 centimeters per second.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
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It's about nine-tenths as fast as Michael Johnson
The speed of Michael Johnson is about 1,035 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. Michael Duane Johnson) (sprinter; 1967-) (at the Atlanta Olympics, 1996)
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It's about one-and-one-fourth times as fast as Noah Ngeny
The speed of Noah Ngeny is about 757.80 centimeters per second.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)
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It's about one-and-two-fifths times as fast as a Bull
The speed of a Bull is about 670 centimeters per second.
(for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)
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It's about three-fifths as fast as Secretariat
The speed of Secretariat is about 1,680 centimeters per second.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
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It's about half as fast as a Gazelle
The speed of a Gazelle is about 2,000 centimeters per second.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
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It's about half as fast as a Hare
The speed of a Hare is about 2,000 centimeters per second.
(for European Brown Hare, a.k.a. Brown Hare, a.k.a. Lepus europaeus, a.k.a. Brown Hare)
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It's about half as fast as a Greyhound
The speed of a Greyhound is about 2,010 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)
The speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is about 3,000 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. knuckler, a.k.a. floater, a.k.a. dancer, a.k.a. butterfly ball) (major league average)
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Cheetah
The speed of a Cheetah is about 3,069 centimeters per second.
(Acinonyx jubatus)
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It's about three-and-a-half times as fast as a Crocodile
The speed of a Crocodile is about 270 centimeters per second.
(American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Hurricane
The speed of a Hurricane is about 3,310 centimeters per second.
(formally: Topical cyclone; a.k.a. typhoon)
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Curveball (baseball)
The speed of a Curveball (baseball) is about 3,400 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. hook, a.k.a. hammer, a.k.a. yakker) (major league average)
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It's about one-fourth as fast as a Fastball (baseball)
The speed of a Fastball (baseball) is about 4,100 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. rising fastball, a.k.a. cross-seam fastball, a.k.a. heater, a.k.a. hummer, a.k.a. smoker; for four-seam grip) (major league average)
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