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It's about 850 times as fast as Flo-Jo
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 851.3 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 0.00118 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 0.56230 kilometers per minute. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987.
It's about 1,000 times as fast as Noah Ngeny
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 1,053 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 0.000950 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 1,000 times as fast as a Bull
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 1,200 times the speed of a Bull, and the speed of a Bull is 0.0008 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 3,000 times as fast as a Crocodile
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 3,000 times the speed of a Crocodile, and the speed of a Crocodile is 0.0003 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 4,000 times as fast as Michael Phelps
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 4,107.3 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.0002435 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 6,000 times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan)
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 6,100 times the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan), and the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.0002 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 20,000 times as fast as an Iceberg
In other words, 478.70 kilometers per minute is 20,000 times the speed of an Iceberg, and the speed of an Iceberg is 0.000050 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.