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How fast is 347.90 yards per hour?

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It's about one-eight-hundred-fiftieth as fast as a Skydiver (headfirst).
In other words, the speed of a Skydiver (headfirst) is 830 times 347.90 yards 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 280,000 yards 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 one-nine-hundredth as fast as a Helicopter.
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.00112 times the speed of a Helicopter, and the speed of a Helicopter is 893 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 311,000 yards 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-one-thousandth as fast as a Lamborghini Gallardo.
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.00099 times the speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo, and the speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo is 1,000 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 350,000 yards per hour. The Gallardo can reach speeds of 110,000 yards per hour in just 3.9 seconds.
It's about one-one-thousandth as fast as The TGV (train).
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.00099 times the speed of The TGV (train), and the speed of The TGV (train) is 1,000 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 350,000 yards 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 one-one-thousandth as fast as an Arrow (archery).
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.0009855 times the speed of an Arrow (archery), and the speed of an Arrow (archery) is 1,015 times that amount.
(250 g arrow fired from 60#/28" bow)
A 250 gram arrow will reach speeds of approximately 353,000 yards 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-one-thousandth as fast as a Porsche 911.
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.000967 times the speed of a Porsche 911, and the speed of a Porsche 911 is 1,030 times that amount.
(for Porsche 911 Type 997 GT2, 2007 model)
The Porsche 911 GT2 has a top speed of 360,000 yards per hour. It takes just 7.4 seconds for the GT2 to accelerate to 176,000 yards per hour.
It's about one-one-thousandth as fast as The CRH (train).
In other words, 347.90 yards per hour is 0.00091 times the speed of The CRH (train), and the speed of The CRH (train) is 1,100 times that amount.
(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 380,000 yards per hour. Theses train can make the 120 km (74 mi) journey from Beijing to Tianjin in about 30 minutes.