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How fast is 468 inches per minute?

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It's about two-fifths as fast as an Iceberg.
In other words, the speed of an Iceberg is 3 times 468 inches per minute.
(a.k.a. Berg) (Newfoundland iceberg average)
It's about three times as fast as a Sloth.
In other words, the speed of a Sloth is 0.33 times 468 inches per minute.
(for Brown-throated three-toed sloth, Bradypus variegatus)
It's about one-tenth as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan).
In other words, 468 inches per minute is 0.15 times the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan), and the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 6.7 times that amount.
(Manhattan; average speed; 8,978 person-sample)
It's about one-tenth as fast as Michael Phelps.
In other words, 468 inches per minute is 0.10199 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 9.8049 times that amount.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)
It's about one-fifteenth as fast as a Crocodile.
In other words, the speed of a Crocodile is 14 times 468 inches per minute.
(American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)
An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 6,600 inches per minute. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 13,000 inches per minute.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as fast as a Bull.
In other words, the speed of a Bull is 33 times 468 inches per minute.
(for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)
It's about one-fortieth as fast as Noah Ngeny.
In other words, 468 inches per minute is 0.02614 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 38.26 times that amount.
(in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)