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How fast is 156 miles per hour?

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It's about as fast as a Skydiver (headfirst).
In other words, the speed of a Skydiver (headfirst) is 1 times 156 miles per hour.
(Head-to-Earth orientation or standing, average conditions, terminal velocity)
A head-to-Earth or standing-oriented skydiver's terminal velocity assuming average conditions is about 160 miles per hour. In a typical jump from 3,900 m (13,000 ft), a diver in this orientation will be in freefall for 46 seconds.
It's about nine-tenths as fast as a Helicopter.
In other words, 156 miles per hour is 0.8840 times the speed of a Helicopter, and the speed of a Helicopter is 1.130 times that amount.
(for AH-64A Apache, a.k.a. Hughes Model 77) (maximum cruise speed)
The AH-64 helicopter, one of the primary helicopters used by the United States Army, flies at a top cruise speed of 176 miles per hour. The AH-64 is the primary military helicopter of several nations including the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel, Japan, and the Netherlands.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as fast as a Tornado.
In other words, 156 miles per hour is 1.2631580 times the speed of a Tornado, and the speed of a Tornado is 0.79166660 times that amount.
(EF2) (wind speed range average)
According to the Enhanced Fujita scale implemented by the US National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, a "significant" tornado has an Enhanced Funjita scale classification of EF2 and is characterized by wind gust speeds between 110 miles per hour and 137 miles per hour. The largest recorded tornado — an F4 event occurring in Nebraska in May, 2004 — was almost 4.02 km (2.5 mi) across.
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Lamborghini Gallardo.
In other words, 156 miles per hour is 0.780 times the speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo, and the speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo is 1.30 times that amount.
(for Gallardo LP 550-2, a.k.a. Valentino Balboni, 2009 model)
The Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2 model Gallardo has a top speed of 200 miles per hour. The Gallardo can reach speeds of 62 miles per hour in just 3.9 seconds.
It's about four-fifths as fast as The TGV (train).
In other words, 156 miles per hour is 0.780 times the speed of The TGV (train), and the speed of The TGV (train) is 1.30 times that amount.
(Train à Grande Vitesse) (for SNCF TGV Réseau, a.k.a. "Network" model, a.k.a. TGV-R) (maximum speed)
The TGV Réseau sets have a top speed of 200 miles per hour. The train is capable of travelling the 425 km (264 mi) distance from Paris to Lyon in East-Central France in about two hours.
It's about four-fifths as fast as an Arrow (archery).
In other words, 156 miles per hour is 0.77770 times the speed of an Arrow (archery), and the speed of an Arrow (archery) is 1.2860 times that amount.
(250 g arrow fired from 60#/28" bow)
A 250 gram arrow will reach speeds of approximately 200.60 miles per hour when fired from a 60-lb, 28-inch draw bow . Archeological evidence from the Ahrensburg valley near Hamburg, Germany indicates that arrows have been used since at least 11 to 12,000 years ago.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as fast as a Skydiver (belly-to-earth).
In other words, the speed of a Skydiver (belly-to-earth) is 0.770 times 156 miles per hour.
(Belly-to-Earth orientation, average conditions, terminal velocity)
A belly-to-Earth oriented skydiver's terminal velocity is about 120 miles per hour. In a typical jump from 3,900 m (13,000 ft), a diver in this orientation will be in freefall for 60 seconds.