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 It's about one-fifty-thousandth as fast as The CRH (train). In other words, the speed of The CRH (train) is 50,000 times 692 centimeters per hour. (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 35,000,000 centimeters per hour. Theses train can make the 120 km (74 mi) journey from Beijing to Tianjin in about 30 minutes. It's about one-fifty-five-thousandth as fast as a Peregrine Falcon. In other words, the speed of a Peregrine Falcon is 56,200 times 692 centimeters per hour. (a.k.a. Peregrine, a.k.a. Duck Hawk, Falco peregrinus)The Peregrine Falcon can reach speeds of up to 38,900,000 centimeters per hour when diving. Falcons are sometimes sent to scare smaller birds away from airports to improve air traffic safety and were used in World War II to intercept carrier pigeons used by enemy forces. It's about one-two-hundred-thousandth as fast as The Speed of Sound. In other words, 692 centimeters per hour is 0.00000560 times the speed of The Speed of Sound, and the speed of The Speed of Sound is 179,000 times that amount. (in dry air at 20°C)The speed of sound in dry air at 20°C (68°F) is 123,000,000 centimeters per hour. Air is a relatively poor acoustic conductor, however, as sound will travel at speeds of between 539,000,000 centimeters per hour to 562,000,000 centimeters per hour in water, depending on its salinity. It's about one-two-hundred-thousandth as fast as a Bullet (Handgun). In other words, 692 centimeters per hour is 0.000005010 times the speed of a Bullet (Handgun), and the speed of a Bullet (Handgun) is 200,000 times that amount. (for .40 Smith & Wesson 135 grain Sierra JHP, VV 3N37 powder, Fed. 100 primer, Remington case) (muzzle velocity)A 0.40 caliber Smith & Wesson bullet has a muzzle a velocity of 138,000,000 centimeters per hour. This type of ammunition has been the standard issue round of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) since 1990. It's about one-three-hundred-fifty-thousandth as fast as a Jet Fighter. In other words, the speed of a Jet Fighter is 340,000 times 692 centimeters per hour. (for Lockheed Martin F-16, a.k.a. Fighting Falcon, a.k.a. Viper) (maximum speed at altitude)An F-16's maximum speed at altitude is approximately 240,000,000 centimeters per hour. The F-16 has a flight ceiling of approximately 15 km (9.32 mi). It's about one-five-hundred-thousandth as fast as a Bullet (Rifle). In other words, 692 centimeters per hour is 0.00000210 times the speed of a Bullet (Rifle), and the speed of a Bullet (Rifle) is 476,000 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 329,000,000 centimeters per hour. 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. It's about 0.0000003 times as fast as The Space Shuttle. In other words, 692 centimeters per hour is 0.000000248230 times the speed of The Space Shuttle, and the speed of The Space Shuttle is 4,028,500 times that amount. (Orbiter vehicle velocity)The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 2,787,700,000 centimeters per hour. 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.