How fast does the Earth spin?


The Earth spins around 700 to 900 miles per hour along the mid-latitudes and 1038 miles per hour along the circumference of the earth.
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A point on the Earth's. surface. moves at approximately. (1,670 kilometers per hour) x (cosine of its latitude) 1,670 kilometers per hour on the equator. 1,446 kilometers per hour
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If you're standing at the north pole, the speed is almost zero but at the equator, where the circumference of the earth is greatest, the speed is about..more?
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At the equator, the Earth spins at the speed of about 1000 miles per hour (1600 kilometers per hour).
At a circumference of 25,000 miles from the Equator, the Earth is constantly rotating. It takes 24 hours to rotate once, which is equal to about 1,000 mph. You can find more information here:
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