Speed of a bolt of lightning

Speed of a bolt of lightning (350,000 km/h)

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Speed of a bolt of lightning (350,000 km/h)

  • is 100 x Fastest speed attained by a jet aircraft (3,530 km/h)...more
  • is 400 x Speed of a commercial airliner (880 km/h)...more
  • is 400 x Fastest speed attained by a propeller aircraft (870 km/h)...more
  • is 1000 x Speed of China's Shijiazhuang?Wuhan high-speed train (350 km/h)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

Is That A Big Number? - The Book

Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.

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