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How fast is 120 kilometers per hour?

It's about one-and-one-tenth times as fast as a Hurricane
The speed of a Hurricane is about 119 kilometers per hour.
(formally: Topical cyclone; a.k.a. typhoon)
It's about as fast as a Curveball (baseball)
The speed of a Curveball (baseball) is about 120 kilometers per hour.
(a.k.a. hook, a.k.a. hammer, a.k.a. yakker) (major league average)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as fast as a Cheetah
The speed of a Cheetah is about 110.50 kilometers per hour.
(Acinonyx jubatus)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)
The speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is about 110 kilometers per hour.
(a.k.a. knuckler, a.k.a. floater, a.k.a. dancer, a.k.a. butterfly ball) (major league average)
It's about four-fifths as fast as a Fastball (baseball)
The speed of a Fastball (baseball) is about 150 kilometers per hour.
(a.k.a. rising fastball, a.k.a. cross-seam fastball, a.k.a. heater, a.k.a. hummer, a.k.a. smoker; for four-seam grip) (major league average)
It's about three-fifths as fast as a Skydiver (belly-to-earth)
The speed of a Skydiver (belly-to-earth) is about 190 kilometers per hour.
(Belly-to-Earth orientation, average conditions, terminal velocity)
It's about three-fifths as fast as a Tornado
The speed of a Tornado is about 198.7540 kilometers per hour.
(EF2) (wind speed range average)
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as fast as a Greyhound
The speed of a Greyhound is about 72.40 kilometers per hour.
(a.k.a. English greyhound) (approximate maximum speed)
It's about twice as fast as Secretariat
The speed of Secretariat is about 60.50 kilometers per hour.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
It's about two times as fast as a Gazelle
The speed of a Gazelle is about 70 kilometers per hour.
(for Thomson's Gazelle, a.k.a. Eudorcas thomsoni, a.k.a. "Tommie", a.k.a. "Tommy")
It's about two times as fast as a Hare
The speed of a Hare is about 70 kilometers per hour.
(for European Brown Hare, a.k.a. Brown Hare, a.k.a. Lepus europaeus, a.k.a. Brown Hare)
It's about half as fast as a Skydiver (headfirst)
The speed of a Skydiver (headfirst) is about 260 kilometers per hour.
(Head-to-Earth orientation or standing, average conditions, terminal velocity)
It's about two-fifths as fast as a Helicopter
The speed of a Helicopter is about 284 kilometers per hour.
(for AH-64A Apache, a.k.a. Hughes Model 77) (maximum cruise speed)
It's about two-fifths as fast as an Arrow (archery)
The speed of an Arrow (archery) is about 322.80 kilometers per hour.
(250 g arrow fired from 60#/28" bow)
It's about two-fifths as fast as a Lamborghini Gallardo
The speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo is about 320 kilometers per hour.
(for Gallardo LP 550-2, a.k.a. Valentino Balboni, 2009 model)
 
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