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How fast is 150,000 centimeters per second?

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It's about one-and-two-thirds times as fast as a Bullet (Rifle)
In other words, the speed of a Bullet (Rifle) is 0.610 times 150,000 centimeters per second.
(5.56 x 45 mm, a.k.a. 5.56 NATO)
A 5.56 x 45 mm cartridge is fired at a velocity of 91,500 centimeters per second. As the NATO rifle cartridge, it is used by the military forces of more than thirty-one countries, including use in the M16 series, M4 Carbine, HK-416, and M249 Squad automatic weapons used by the United States armed forces.
It's about two times as fast as a Jet Fighter
In other words, 150,000 centimeters per second is 2.20 times the speed of a Jet Fighter, and the speed of a Jet Fighter is 0.450 times that amount.
(for Lockheed Martin F-16, a.k.a. Fighting Falcon, a.k.a. Viper) (maximum speed at altitude)
An F-16's maximum speed at altitude is approximately 67,000 centimeters per second. The F-16 has a flight ceiling of approximately 15 km (9.32 mi).
It's about four times as fast as a Bullet (Handgun)
In other words, 150,000 centimeters per second is 3.910 times the speed of a Bullet (Handgun), and the speed of a Bullet (Handgun) is 0.2560 times that amount.
(for .40 Smith & Wesson 135 grain Sierra JHP, VV 3N37 powder, Fed. 100 primer, Remington case) (muzzle velocity)
A 0.40 caliber Smith & Wesson bullet has a muzzle a velocity of 38,300 centimeters per second. This type of ammunition has been the standard issue round of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) since 1990.
It's about four-and-a-half times as fast as The Speed of Sound
In other words, 150,000 centimeters per second is 4.370 times the speed of The Speed of Sound, and the speed of The Speed of Sound is 0.2290 times that amount.
(in dry air at 20°C)
The speed of sound in dry air at 20°C (68°F) is 34,300 centimeters per second. Air is a relatively poor acoustic conductor, however, as sound will travel at speeds of between 150,000 centimeters per second to 156,000 centimeters per second in water, depending on its salinity.
It's about one-fifth as fast as The Space Shuttle
In other words, 150,000 centimeters per second is 0.193710 times the speed of The Space Shuttle, and the speed of The Space Shuttle is 5.16240 times that amount.
(Orbiter vehicle velocity)
The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 774,360 centimeters per second. During liftoff, the space shuttle accelerates to orbital speed in 8.5 minutes, consuming over 1.59 million kg (3.51 million lbs) of propellant in the process.
It's about fourteen times as fast as a Peregrine Falcon
In other words, 150,000 centimeters per second is 13.90 times the speed of a Peregrine Falcon, and the speed of a Peregrine Falcon is 0.0719 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Peregrine, a.k.a. Duck Hawk, Falco peregrinus)
The Peregrine Falcon can reach speeds of up to 10,800 centimeters per second when diving. Falcons are sometimes sent to scare smaller birds away from airports to improve air traffic safety and were used in World War II to intercept carrier pigeons used by enemy forces.
It's about fifteen times as fast as The CRH (train)
In other words, the speed of The CRH (train) is 0.067 times 150,000 centimeters per second.
(a.k.a. Hexie Hao, 和谐号, a.k.a. 和諧號, a.k.a. Héxié Hào, a.k.a. "Harmony")
The CRH-3 train which runs on China's Beijing-Tianjin Intercity Railway are capable of speeds up to 9,700 centimeters per second. Theses train can make the 120 km (74 mi) journey from Beijing to Tianjin in about 30 minutes.