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How fast is 0.01 miles per second?

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It's about as fast as Secretariat
In other words, the speed of Secretariat is 1.04 times 0.01 miles per second.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
Setting a record finish, Secretariat ran the Belmont Stakes — a 12 furlong race length — in 2:24, for an average speed of 0.0104 miles per second in 1973. His margin of victory in the race, also a record-setter, was 31 lengths.
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Greyhound
In other words, 0.01 miles per second is 0.8010 times the speed of a Greyhound, and the speed of a Greyhound is 1.250 times that amount.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
Greyhounds reach average race speeds of 0.0125 miles per second. Despite their racing prowess, greyhounds are not considered energetic dogs — the typical greyhound race requires the dogs to run for less than 35 seconds.
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Gazelle
In other words, the speed of a Gazelle is 1 times 0.01 miles per second.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
A Thomson's gazelle can reach speeds of up to 0.01 miles per second. The gazelle's speed doesn't match that of its chief predator, the cheetah, but a gazelle's endurance usually ensures an escape in distances greater than 500 m (0.3 mi).
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Hare
In other words, the speed of a Hare is 1 times 0.01 miles per second.
(for European Brown Hare, a.k.a. Brown Hare, a.k.a. Lepus europaeus, a.k.a. Brown Hare)
The European Hare can run at speeds of up to 0.01 miles per second. While speed is a factor in their escapes, hares evade their chief predators — wolves, foxes, and golden eagles — by fleeing in a zigzag pattern.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as fast as Michael Johnson
In other words, 0.01 miles per second is 1.5550 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 0.64310 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Michael Duane Johnson) (sprinter; 1967-) (at the Atlanta Olympics, 1996)
Setting a record that stood for 12 years, Michael Johnson ran a 200 m in 0:19.32 for an average speed of 0.006433 miles per second at the 1996 Olympics. Johnson was nicknamed "the Man with the Golden shoes" in recognition of the custom footwear worn during these races — a pair of Nikes with a left size of 10.5 and a right size of 11.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as fast as Usain Bolt
In other words, 0.01 miles per second is 1.560 times the speed of Usain Bolt, and the speed of Usain Bolt is 0.6410 times that amount.
(at the Beijing Olympics, 2008) (a.k.a. Usain St. Leo Bolt, OJ, C.D.) (sprinter; 1986-)
Setting a world record, Usain Bolt ran a 100 m in 0:09.69 for an average speed of 0.00642 miles per second at the 2008 Olympics. Furthermore, Bolt's margin of record breaking — 0.03 s — is the largest margin of victory in the history of digital measurements.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as fast as Flo-Jo
In other words, 0.01 miles per second is 1.7170 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 0.58240 times that amount.
(at the Seoul Olympics, 1998) (a.k.a. Florence Griffith-Joyner, a.k.a. Florence Delorez Griffith) (swimmer; 1959-1998)
Setting a world record in 1988, Flo-Jo ran a 200 m in 0:21.34 for an average speed of 0.005824 miles per second. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987.