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How fast is 1,100 yards per minute?

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It's about thirty times as fast as an Iceberg
In other words, the speed of an Iceberg is 0.03 times 1,100 yards per minute.
(a.k.a. Berg) (Newfoundland iceberg average)
Moved by ocean currents and wind, icebergs can drift at speeds of about 30 yards per minute. The largest iceberg ever recorded was a found near Baffin Island, Nunavut and was estimated to be nine billion metric tons.
It's about 250 times as fast as a Sloth
In other words, the speed of a Sloth is 0.004 times 1,100 yards per minute.
(for Brown-throated three-toed sloth, Bradypus variegatus)
The three-toed sloth moves along the ground at an average speed of 4.40 yards per minute. Long thought to be lengthy sleepers, a 2008 study concluded that sloths sleep an average of only 9.6 hours per day.
It's about 400,000,000 times as fast as Grass growing
In other words, 1,100 yards per minute is 420,000,000 times the speed of Grass growing, and the speed of Grass growing is 0.00000000240 times that amount.
(for Kentucky Bluegrass, Poa pratensis) (a.k.a. Smooth Meadow grass, a.k.a. Common Meadow grass) (Summer months, ideal growing conditions)
Kentucky Bluegrass, one of the most common grasses in North America, grows about 0.00000280 yards per minute in the summer months under ideal conditions. When left un-mowed, Kentucky Bluegrass grows to heights of 60 to 90 cm (2 to 3 ft) and blossoms with a blue flower.