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297 miles per minute is about eight-and-a-half times as fast as a Bullet (Rifle).
In other words, it's 8.710 times the speed of a Bullet (Rifle), and the speed of a Bullet (Rifle) is 0.1150 times that amount.
(5.56 x 45 mm, a.k.a. 5.56 NATO)
A 5.56 x 45 mm cartridge is fired at a velocity of 34.10 miles per minute. 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.
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