How fast is 2,680 meters per minute?

It's about one-and-one-tenth times as fast as a Fastball (baseball)

The speed of a Fastball (baseball) is about 2,500 meters per minute.

(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 four-fifths as fast as a Skydiver (belly-to-earth)

The speed of a Skydiver (belly-to-earth) is about 3,200 meters per minute.

(Belly-to-Earth orientation, average conditions, terminal velocity)

It's about four-fifths as fast as a Tornado

The speed of a Tornado is about 3,312.5660 meters per minute.

(EF2) (wind speed range average)

It's about one-and-three-tenths times as fast as a Curveball (baseball)

The speed of a Curveball (baseball) is about 2,000 meters per minute.

(a.k.a. hook, a.k.a. hammer, a.k.a. yakker) (major league average)

It's about one-and-one-third times as fast as a Hurricane

The speed of a Hurricane is about 1,990 meters per minute.

(formally: Topical cyclone; a.k.a. typhoon)

It's about one-and-a-half times as fast as a Cheetah

The speed of a Cheetah is about 1,841 meters per minute.

(

*Acinonyx jubatus*)It's about one-and-a-half times as fast as a Knuckleball (baseball)

The speed of a Knuckleball (baseball) is about 1,800 meters per minute.

(a.k.a. knuckler, a.k.a. floater, a.k.a. dancer, a.k.a. butterfly ball) (major league average)

It's about three-fifths as fast as a Skydiver (headfirst)

The speed of a Skydiver (headfirst) is about 4,300 meters per minute.

(Head-to-Earth orientation or standing, average conditions, terminal velocity)

It's about three-fifths as fast as a Helicopter

The speed of a Helicopter is about 4,730 meters per minute.

(for AH-64A Apache, a.k.a. Hughes Model 77) (maximum cruise speed)

It's about two times as fast as a Gazelle

The speed of a Gazelle is about 1,000 meters per minute.

(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 1,000 meters per minute.

(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 Lamborghini Gallardo

The speed of a Lamborghini Gallardo is about 5,300 meters per minute.

(for Gallardo LP 550-2, a.k.a. Valentino Balboni, 2009 model)

It's about half as fast as The TGV (train)

The speed of The TGV (train) is about 5,300 meters per minute.

(

*Train à Grande Vitesse*) (for SNCF TGV*Réseau*, a.k.a. "Network" model, a.k.a. TGV-R) (maximum speed)It's about half as fast as a Porsche 911

The speed of a Porsche 911 is about 5,480 meters per minute.

(for Porsche 911 Type 997 GT2, 2007 model)