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How fast is 27,280 meters per hour?

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It's about as fast as Noah Ngeny.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)
Setting a world record at the Rieti Grand Prix in 1999, Noah Ngeny ran 1,000 m in 2:11.96 for an average speed of 27,280 meters per hour. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as fast as a Bull.
In other words, the speed of a Bull is 0.91 times 27,280 meters per hour.
(for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)
It's about four-fifths as fast as Flo-Jo.
In other words, 27,280 meters per hour is 0.8086 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 1.237 times that amount.
(at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)
It's about three-fourths as fast as Usain Bolt.
In other words, 27,280 meters per hour is 0.736 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 1.36 times that amount.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
It's about three-fourths as fast as Michael Johnson.
In other words, 27,280 meters per hour is 0.7322 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 1.366 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 37,270 meters per hour 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 half as fast as Secretariat.
In other words, 27,280 meters per hour is 0.451 times the speed of Secretariat, and the speed of Secretariat is 2.22 times that amount.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
It's about two-fifths as fast as a Gazelle.
In other words, the speed of a Gazelle is 3 times 27,280 meters per hour.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")