
It's about oneonethousandth as fast as a Skydiver (headfirst).
In other words, 240 meters per hour is 0.00093 times the speed of a Skydiver (headfirst), and the speed of a Skydiver (headfirst) is 1,100 times that amount.
(HeadtoEarth orientation or standing, average conditions, terminal velocity)A headtoEarth or standingoriented skydiver's terminal velocity assuming average conditions is about 260,000 meters 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 oneonethousandth as fast as a Helicopter.
In other words, 240 meters per hour is 0.000845 times the speed of a Helicopter, and the speed of a Helicopter is 1,180 times that amount.
(for AH64A Apache, a.k.a. Hughes Model 77) (maximum cruise speed)The AH64 helicopter, one of the primary helicopters used by the United States Army, flies at a top cruise speed of 284,000 meters per hour. The AH64 is the primary military helicopter of several nations including the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel, Japan, and the Netherlands.
It's about oneonethousandfivehundredth as fast as a Lamborghini Gallardo.
In other words, the speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo is 1,300 times 240 meters per hour.
(for Gallardo LP 5502, a.k.a. Valentino Balboni, 2009 model)The Lamborghini Gallardo LP5502 model Gallardo has a top speed of 320,000 meters per hour. The Gallardo can reach speeds of 100,000 meters per hour in just 3.9 seconds.
It's about oneonethousandfivehundredth as fast as The TGV (train).
In other words, the speed of The TGV (train) is 1,300 times 240 meters per hour.
(Train à Grande Vitesse) (for SNCF TGV Réseau, a.k.a. "Network" model, a.k.a. TGVR) (maximum speed)The TGV Réseau sets have a top speed of 320,000 meters per hour. The train is capable of travelling the 425 km (264 mi) distance from Paris to Lyon in EastCentral France in about two hours.
It's about oneonethousandfivehundredth as fast as an Arrow (archery).
In other words, 240 meters per hour is 0.0007435 times the speed of an Arrow (archery), and the speed of an Arrow (archery) is 1,345 times that amount.
(250 g arrow fired from 60#/28" bow)A 250 gram arrow will reach speeds of approximately 322,800 meters per hour when fired from a 60lb, 28inch 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 oneonethousandfivehundredth as fast as a Porsche 911.
In other words, 240 meters per hour is 0.000729 times the speed of a Porsche 911, and the speed of a Porsche 911 is 1,370 times that amount.
(for Porsche 911 Type 997 GT2, 2007 model)The Porsche 911 GT2 has a top speed of 329,000 meters per hour. It takes just 7.4 seconds for the GT2 to accelerate to 161,000 meters per hour.
It's about oneonethousandfivehundredth as fast as The CRH (train).
In other words, the speed of The CRH (train) is 1,400 times 240 meters 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 CRH3 train which runs on China's BeijingTianjin Intercity Railway are capable of speeds up to 350,000 meters per hour. Theses train can make the 120 km (74 mi) journey from Beijing to Tianjin in about 30 minutes. 
