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It's about 350 times as fast as Flo-Jo.
In other words, 114.80 miles per minute is 328.60 times the speed of Flo-Jo, and the speed of Flo-Jo is 0.003043 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 0.34940 miles 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 400 times as fast as Noah Ngeny.
In other words, 114.80 miles per minute is 406.30 times the speed of Noah Ngeny, and the speed of Noah Ngeny is 0.002461 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 0.28250 miles per minute. According to some reports, Ngeny did not begin running competitively until just three years before setting the record.
It's about 450 times as fast as a Bull.
In other words, the speed of a Bull is 0.0022 times 114.80 miles per minute.
(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 0.250 miles 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 1,000 times as fast as a Crocodile.
In other words, 114.80 miles per minute is 1,100 times the speed of a Crocodile, and the speed of a Crocodile is 0.00091 times that amount.
(American Crocodile, Crocodylus acutus) (swimming speed)
An American crocodile can reach speeds in the water of up to 0.10 miles per minute. On land, larger crocodiles can "gallop" when fleeing danger at speeds of up to 0.210 miles per minute.
It's about 1,500 times as fast as Michael Phelps.
In other words, 114.80 miles per minute is 1,585.20 times the speed of Michael Phelps, and the speed of Michael Phelps is 0.00063084 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 0.072421 miles 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 2,500 times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan).
In other words, the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.00042 times 114.80 miles 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 0.048 miles per minute. Pedestrians wearing headphones, the study went on to find, walk at a slightly faster 0.053 miles per minute
It's about 6,000 times as fast as an Iceberg.
In other words, the speed of an Iceberg is 0.0002 times 114.80 miles per minute.
(a.k.a. Berg) (Newfoundland iceberg average)
Moved by ocean currents and wind, icebergs can drift at speeds of about 0.02 miles per minute. The largest iceberg ever recorded was a found near Baffin Island, Nunavut and was estimated to be nine billion metric tons.