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652 miles per minute is about two-and-a-half times as fast as The Space Shuttle.
In other words, it's 2.25840 times the speed of The Space Shuttle, and the speed of The Space Shuttle is 0.442790 times that amount.
(Orbiter vehicle velocity)
The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 288.70 miles per minute. During liftoff, the space shuttle accelerates to orbital speed in 8.5 minutes, consuming over 1.59 million kg (3.51 million lbs) of propellant in the process.
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