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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muzzle_velocity

Muzzle velocity is the speed of a projectile at the moment it leaves the muzzle of a gun. Muzzle ... As the bullet moves down the bore, however, the propellant's gas pressure behind it diminishes. Given a long enough barrel, there would ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-range-of-bullet-speeds-in-miles-per-hour

Others have pointed this out but including here as well - to convert the muzzle velocity stat in fps to mph, simply take the fps number and multiply by .6818…

www.mythbusterstheexhibition.com/science-content/dodge-a-bullet

The average bullet travels at 2,500 feet per second (around 1,700 mph). ... at 768 miles per hour (1,126 feet per second)—about half the speed of the bullet.

blog.sciencegeekgirl.com/2009/12/29/can-you-be-killed-by-a-bullet-falling-from-the-sky

Dec 29, 2009 ... So, is the terminal velocity of a bullet fast enough so it has enough ... barrel ( muzzle velocity), a REALLY SLOW bullet would do 500 mph (733 ...

science.howstuffworks.com/question456.htm

But, relative to the ground, the bullet will travel at 2,000 mph, the speed of the bullet plus the speed of the train. So if the bullet hits something on the ground, ...

futurism.com/if-you-are-moving-at-the-speed-of-a-bullet-and-shoot-it-backwards-what-happens

Dec 2, 2013 ... If you are traveling on a train moving at the exact same speed as a bullet, what happens if you fire a gun in the opposite direction?

wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-fast-can-a-bullet-travel

When bullets fly through the air, they do so at amazing speeds. The fastest bullets travel more than 2,600 feet per second. That's equivalent to over 1,800 miles ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=6483.0

..also,......what would be the fastest speed a bullet could attain (your bog ... Earth's atmosphere (~12.4 km/sec / ~28,000 mph relative velocity at ...

answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20060818230640AAHrxvN

Depends on the caliber, the amount and type of powder, and the bullet weight. Most rifle calibers travel at supersonic speeds. The "crack" you ...