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 It's about as fast as a Crocodile (American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 390,000 inches per hour. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 790,000 inches per hour. It's about one-and-two-fifths times as fast as Michael Phelps In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 1.4166 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.70592 times that amount. (at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)Setting a world record, Michael Phelps swam the 200 m freestyle in 1:42.96 for an average speed of 275,310 inches per hour. Phelps would go on to win nine gold medals individually in the 2008 Olympics - more than all but eight of the competing nations. It's about two times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 2.1 times the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan), and the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.48 times that amount. (Manhattan; average speed; 8,978 person-sample)A 2006 Study by the New York City Department of City Planning found that pedestrians in that city walk at an average rate of 180,000 inches per hour. Pedestrians wearing headphones, the study went on to find, walk at a slightly faster 200,000 inches per hour It's about two-fifths as fast as a Bull In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 0.41 times the speed of a Bull, and the speed of a Bull is 2.4 times that amount. (for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)The herd of the annual Encierro in Pamplona, Spain runs at an average speed of 940,000 inches per hour. The Encierro is run annually from July 7th through July 14th and involves 42 bulls, 77 oxen, and an estimated 17,000 runners over the course of the event. It's about one-third as fast as Noah Ngeny In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 0.3631 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 2.754 times that amount. (in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)Setting a world record at the Rieti Grand Prix in 1999, Noah Ngeny ran 1,000 m in 2:11.96 for an average speed of 1,074,000 inches per hour. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record. It's about three-tenths as fast as Flo-Jo In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 0.2936 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 3.406 times that amount. (at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)Setting a world record in 1988, Flo-Jo ran a 200 m in 0:21.34 for an average speed of 1,328,000 inches per hour. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987. It's about one-fourth as fast as Usain Bolt In other words, 390,000 inches per hour is 0.267 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 3.75 times that amount. (at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)Setting a world record, Usain Bolt ran a 100 m in 0:09.69 for an average speed of 1,460,000 inches per hour at the 2008 Olympics. Furthermore, Bolt's margin of record breaking — 0.03 s — is the largest margin of victory in the history of digital measurements.