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How fast is 128 inches per minute?

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It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as fast as Flo-Jo.
In other words, 128 inches per minute is 0.005782 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 173 times that amount.
(at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)
Setting a world record in 1988, Flo-Jo ran a 200 m in 0:21.34 for an average speed of 22,140 inches per minute. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987.
It's about one-two-hundredth as fast as Usain Bolt.
In other words, 128 inches per minute is 0.00526 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 190 times that amount.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
Setting a world record, Usain Bolt ran a 100 m in 0:09.69 for an average speed of 24,400 inches per minute at the 2008 Olympics. Furthermore, Bolt's margin of record breaking — 0.03 s — is the largest margin of victory in the history of digital measurements.
It's about one-two-hundredth as fast as Michael Johnson.
In other words, 128 inches per minute is 0.005235 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 191 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Michael Duane Johnson) (sprinter; 1967-) (at the Atlanta Olympics, 1996)
Setting a record that stood for 12 years, Michael Johnson ran a 200 m in 0:19.32 for an average speed of 24,460 inches per minute at the 1996 Olympics. Johnson was nicknamed "the Man with the Golden shoes" in recognition of the custom footwear worn during these races — a pair of Nikes with a left size of 10.5 and a right size of 11.
It's about one-three-hundredth as fast as Secretariat.
In other words, 128 inches per minute is 0.00323 times the speed of Secretariat, and the speed of Secretariat is 310 times that amount.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
Setting a record finish, Secretariat ran the Belmont Stakes — a 12 furlong race length — in 2:24, for an average speed of 39,600 inches per minute in 1973. His margin of victory in the race, also a record-setter, was 31 lengths.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as fast as a Gazelle.
In other words, the speed of a Gazelle is 300 times 128 inches per minute.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
A Thomson's gazelle can reach speeds of up to 50,000 inches per minute. The gazelle's speed doesn't match that of its chief predator, the cheetah, but a gazelle's endurance usually ensures an escape in distances greater than 500 m (0.3 mi).
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as fast as a Hare.
In other words, the speed of a Hare is 300 times 128 inches per minute.
(for European Brown Hare, a.k.a. Brown Hare, a.k.a. Lepus europaeus, a.k.a. Brown Hare)
The European Hare can run at speeds of up to 50,000 inches per minute. While speed is a factor in their escapes, hares evade their chief predators — wolves, foxes, and golden eagles — by fleeing in a zigzag pattern.
It's about one-three-hundred-fiftieth as fast as a Greyhound.
In other words, the speed of a Greyhound is 370 times 128 inches per minute.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
Greyhounds reach average race speeds of 47,500 inches per minute. Despite their racing prowess, greyhounds are not considered energetic dogs — the typical greyhound race requires the dogs to run for less than 35 seconds.