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1,560 meters per second is about one-two-hundred-thousandth as fast as The Speed of Light
In other words, it's 0.0000052035998850912 times the speed of The Speed of Light, and the speed of The Speed of Light is 192,174.6525641 times that amount.
(C) (in a vacuum)
The speed of light (and all other electromagnetic radiation) in a perfect vacuum is known as "c" and measures 299,792,458 meters per second, per the formal definition of the meter. While visible light travels close to this speed in air, it slows to 199,861,638.67 m/s when passing through the glass of a typical window.
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