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 It's about 90 times as fast as Noah Ngeny In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 87.97 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 0.0114 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 0.45470 kilometers per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record. It's about 100 times as fast as a Bull In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 100 times the speed of a Bull, and the speed of a Bull is 0.0 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 0.40 kilometers per minute. 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-one-hundred-fiftieth as fast as a bolt of Lightning In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 0.007 times the speed of a bolt of Lightning, and the speed of a bolt of Lightning is 150 times that amount. (atmospheric electrical discharge)A bolt of lightning can travel at up to 5,800 kilometers per minute when arcing from the atmosphere to the Earth. An estimated 280 million lightning strikes strikes occur each year. It's about 250 times as fast as a Crocodile In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 250 times the speed of a Crocodile, and the speed of a Crocodile is 0.00 times that amount. (American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 0.170 kilometers per minute. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 0.330 kilometers per minute. It's about 350 times as fast as Michael Phelps In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 343.2 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.002914 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 0.116550 kilometers per minute. 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 500 times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 510 times the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan), and the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.00 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 0.078 kilometers per minute. Pedestrians wearing headphones, the study went on to find, walk at a slightly faster 0.085 kilometers per minute It's about 1,000 times as fast as an Iceberg In other words, 40 kilometers per minute is 1,000 times the speed of an Iceberg, and the speed of an Iceberg is 0.00 times that amount. (a.k.a. Berg) (Newfoundland iceberg average)Moved by ocean currents and wind, icebergs can drift at speeds of about 0.03 kilometers per minute. The largest iceberg ever recorded was a found near Baffin Island, Nunavut and was estimated to be nine billion metric tons.