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How fast is 1,100 feet per minute?
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Bull
The speed of a Bull is about 1,300 feet per minute.
(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-fourths as fast as Noah Ngeny
The speed of Noah Ngeny is about 1,492 feet per minute.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)
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It's about three-fifths as fast as Flo-Jo
The speed of Flo-Jo is about 1,845 feet per minute.
(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 half as fast as Usain Bolt
The speed of Usain Bolt is about 2,030 feet per minute.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
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It's about half as fast as Michael Johnson
The speed of Michael Johnson is about 2,037 feet per minute.
(a.k.a. Michael Duane Johnson) (sprinter; 1967-) (at the Atlanta Olympics, 1996)
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It's about two times as fast as a Crocodile
The speed of a Crocodile is about 530 feet per minute.
(American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)
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It's about three times as fast as Michael Phelps
The speed of Michael Phelps is about 382.380 feet per minute.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)
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It's about one-third as fast as Secretariat
The speed of Secretariat is about 3,310 feet per minute.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Gazelle
The speed of a Gazelle is about 4,000 feet per minute.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
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It's about three-tenths as fast as a Hare
The speed of a Hare is about 4,000 feet per minute.
(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 three-tenths as fast as a Greyhound
The speed of a Greyhound is about 3,960 feet per minute.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
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It's about four-and-a-half times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan)
The speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is about 260 feet per minute.
(Manhattan; average speed; 8,978 person-sample)
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It's about one-fifth as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)
The speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is about 5,900 feet per minute.
(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 one-fifth as fast as a Cheetah
The speed of a Cheetah is about 6,041 feet per minute.
(Acinonyx jubatus)
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It's about one-fifth as fast as a Hurricane
The speed of a Hurricane is about 6,520 feet per minute.
(formally: Topical cyclone; a.k.a. typhoon)
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