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 It's about 850 times as fast as Flo-Jo In other words, 508,110 yards per minute is 826.20 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 0.00121 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 615 yards per minute. Known as a 200 m runner, Joyner also set a record time in a 100 m race at in 1987. It's about 1,000 times as fast as Noah Ngeny In other words, 508,110 yards per minute is 1,022 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 0.0009785 times that amount. (in Rieti, Italy; 1999) (sprinter; 1978-)Setting a world record at the Rieti Grand Prix in 1999, Noah Ngeny ran 1,000 m in 2:11.96 for an average speed of 497.20 yards per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record. It's about 1,000 times as fast as a Bull In other words, 508,110 yards per minute is 1,200 times the speed of a Bull, and the speed of a Bull is 0.00083 times that amount. (for animals involved in the Running of the Bulls, a.k.a. Encierro, San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain) (herd average speed)The herd of the annual Encierro in Pamplona, Spain runs at an average speed of 440 yards per minute. The Encierro is run annually from July 7th through July 14th and involves 42 bulls, 77 oxen, and an estimated 17,000 runners over the course of the event. It's about 3,000 times as fast as a Crocodile In other words, 508,110 yards per minute is 2,900 times the speed of a Crocodile, and the speed of a Crocodile is 0.00034 times that amount. (American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 180 yards per minute. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 360 yards per minute. It's about 4,000 times as fast as Michael Phelps In other words, 508,110 yards per minute is 3,986.40 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.00025085 times that amount. (at the Beijing Olympics, 2008; 200 m freestyle) (a.k.a. Michael Fred Phelps) (swimmer; 1985-)Setting a world record, Michael Phelps swam the 200 m freestyle in 1:42.96 for an average speed of 127.460 yards per minute. Phelps would go on to win nine gold medals individually in the 2008 Olympics - more than all but eight of the competing nations. It's about 6,000 times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) In other words, the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.00017 times 508,110 yards per minute. (Manhattan; average speed; 8,978 person-sample)A 2006 Study by the New York City Department of City Planning found that pedestrians in that city walk at an average rate of 85 yards per minute. Pedestrians wearing headphones, the study went on to find, walk at a slightly faster 93 yards per minute It's about 20,000 times as fast as an Iceberg In other words, the speed of an Iceberg is 0.0000500 times 508,110 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.