Speed of a bullet

Speed of a bullet (3,300 km/h)



Neat Ratios ...

Speed of a bullet (3,300 km/h)

  • is 1/250 of Speed of Sun's motion through space (828,000 km/h)...more
  • is 2 x Speed of Earth's rotation around its own axis, at ground level at the equator (1,675 km/h)...more
  • is 40 x Top speed of a striped marlin (81 km/h)...more
  • is 50 x Top speed of a Thomson's gazelle (65 km/h)...more
  • is 250 x Top speed of a house mouse (13 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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