How fast is fast?

Usain Bolt, the fastest human on the planet, has a top speed of about 45 kilometers per hour.

Fast? Or not so fast?

Now let us check the fastest animals in the world.

 

The Lion has a top speed of 80 kilometers per hour.

The Springbok and Pronghorn have a top speed of 89 kilometers per hour.

 

The Ostrich, Swordfish, and Hummingbird have a top speed of 97 kilometers per hour.

 

The Sailfish has a top speed of 109 kilometers per hour.

 

The Cheetah has a top speed of 121 kilometers per hour.

The Albatross, Gyrfalcon, and Black Marlin have a top speed of 129 kilometers per hour.

 

The Spur-winged Goose has a top speed of 142 kilometers per hour.

 

The Horsefly has a top speed of 145 kilometers per hour.

 

The Pigeon has a top speed of 148 kilometers per hour.

 

The Frigatebird has a top speed of 153 kilometers per hour.

The Mexican Free-tailed Bat has a top speed of 159 kilometers per hour.

 

The Hobby and the Swift have a top speed of 161 kilometers per hour.

 

The Golden Eagle has a top speed of 322 kilometers per hour.

 

The Peregrine Falcon has a top speed of 389 kilometers per hour.

 

This is like the fastest animal is almost nine times faster than the fastest human. Amazed?

 

Watch this amazing video from Tech Insider.

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