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How fast is 503.58 centimeters per minute?

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It's about one-and-three-tenths times as fast as a Sloth.
In other words, the speed of a Sloth is 0.77 times 503.58 centimeters per minute.
(for Brown-throated three-toed sloth, Bradypus variegatus)
The three-toed sloth moves along the ground at an average speed of 400 centimeters per minute. Long thought to be lengthy sleepers, a 2008 study concluded that sloths sleep an average of only 9.6 hours per day.
It's about one-fifth as fast as an Iceberg.
In other words, the speed of an Iceberg is 5 times 503.58 centimeters per minute.
(a.k.a. Berg) (Newfoundland iceberg average)
It's about one-fifteenth as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan).
In other words, the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 15 times 503.58 centimeters per minute.
(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 7,800 centimeters per minute. Pedestrians wearing headphones, the study went on to find, walk at a slightly faster 8,500 centimeters per minute
It's about one-twenty-fifth as fast as Michael Phelps.
In other words, 503.58 centimeters per minute is 0.043207 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 23.144 times that amount.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)
It's about one-thirtieth as fast as a Crocodile.
In other words, the speed of a Crocodile is 32 times 503.58 centimeters per minute.
(American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)
It's about one-seventy-fifth as fast as a Bull.
In other words, the speed of a Bull is 77 times 503.58 centimeters per minute.
(for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)
It's about one-ninetieth as fast as Noah Ngeny.
In other words, 503.58 centimeters per minute is 0.01108 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 90.25 times that amount.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)