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 It's about 10,000,000 times as fast as a Cheetah In other words, 186,282.397051220 miles per second is 9,768,000 times the speed of a Cheetah, and the speed of a Cheetah is 0.00000010240 times that amount. (Acinonyx jubatus)The cheetah can reach speeds of up to 0.01907 miles per second in short bursts. From a crouching position, the cheetah can attain these speeds in just 2.25 seconds. It's about 10,000,000 times as fast as a Gazelle In other words, the speed of a Gazelle is 0.0000001000 times 186,282.397051220 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 10,000,000 times as fast as a Hare In other words, the speed of a Hare is 0.0000001000 times 186,282.397051220 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 10,000,000 times as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball) In other words, the speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is 0.0000001000 times 186,282.397051220 miles per second. (a.k.a. knuckler, a.k.a. floater, a.k.a. dancer, a.k.a. butterfly ball) (major league average)The average speed of major league knuckleball pitch is 0.019 miles per second. Eddie Cicotte, who was later implicated in the 1919 Black Sox scandal, is credited with developing the pitch ca. 1906. It's about 15,000,000 times as fast as a Greyhound In other words, 186,282.397051220 miles per second is 14,900,000 times the speed of a Greyhound, and the speed of a Greyhound is 0.00000006710 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 20,000,000 times as fast as Secretariat In other words, 186,282.397051220 miles per second is 17,800,000 times the speed of Secretariat, and the speed of Secretariat is 0.00000005620 times that amount. (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 30,000,000 times as fast as Michael Johnson In other words, 186,282.397051220 miles per second is 28,970,000 times the speed of Michael Johnson, and the speed of Michael Johnson is 0.000000034520 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.