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 It's about one-twentieth as fast as a Jet Fighter In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 0.05 times the speed of a Jet Fighter, and the speed of a Jet Fighter is 20 times that amount. (for Lockheed Martin F-16, a.k.a. Fighting Falcon, a.k.a. Viper) (maximum speed at altitude)An F-16's maximum speed at altitude is approximately 44,000 yards per minute. The F-16 has a flight ceiling of approximately 15 km (9.32 mi). It's about thirty times as fast as Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 25 times the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan), and the speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan) is 0.0 times that amount. (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 one-thirtieth as fast as a Bullet (Rifle) In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 0.036 times the speed of a Bullet (Rifle), and the speed of a Bullet (Rifle) is 27.7 times that amount. (5.56 x 45 mm, a.k.a. 5.56 NATO)A 5.56 x 45 mm cartridge is fired at a velocity of 60,000 yards per minute. As the NATO rifle cartridge, it is used by the military forces of more than thirty-one countries, including use in the M16 series, M4 Carbine, HK-416, and M249 Squad automatic weapons used by the United States armed forces. It's about 70 times as fast as an Iceberg In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 70 times the speed of an Iceberg, and the speed of an Iceberg is 0.0 times that amount. (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 one-two-hundred-fiftieth as fast as The Space Shuttle In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 0.004271 times the speed of The Space Shuttle, and the speed of The Space Shuttle is 234.15 times that amount. (Orbiter vehicle velocity)The space shuttle orbits at a speed of 508,110 yards per minute. During liftoff, the space shuttle accelerates to orbital speed in 8.5 minutes, consuming over 1.59 million kg (3.51 million lbs) of propellant in the process. It's about 500 times as fast as a Sloth In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 490 times the speed of a Sloth, and the speed of a Sloth is 0.00 times that amount. (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 one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as fast as a Meteor In other words, 2,170 yards per minute is 0.0008 times the speed of a Meteor, and the speed of a Meteor is 1,300 times that amount. (formally Meteoroid or meteorite, depending on the context; a.k.a. "shooting star", a.k.a. "falling star")Small meteoroids enter the Earth's atmosphere at speeds between 730,000 yards per minute and 4,700,000 yards per minute, depending on their size. The fireball effect, known as ablation, ceases once the atmosphere has slowed the meteoroid to a velocity of about 180,000 yards per minute.