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# How fast can an average bullet go?

## How fast can an average bullet go?

Firearm muzzle velocities range from approximately 120 m/s (390 ft/s) to 370 m/s (1,200 ft/s) in black powder muskets, to more than 1,200 m/s (3,900 ft/s) in modern rifles with high-velocity cartridges such as the . 220 Swift and .

## How fast are pistol bullets?

A 9mm-calibre Luger Parabellum round fired from a handgun travels at about 370m/s. To optimise its range, it would be fired at an angle of 45° and should cover about 2,300 metres. Pistols are obviously not long-range weapons.

How fast is a 50 caliber bullet in mph?

.50 BMG

Bullet mass/type Velocity Energy
655 gr (42 g) ADI 3,029 ft/s (923 m/s) 13,350 ft⋅lbf (18,100 J)
700 gr (45 g) Barnes 2,978 ft/s (908 m/s) 13,971 ft⋅lbf (18,942 J)
750 gr (49 g) Hornady 2,820 ft/s (860 m/s) 13,241 ft⋅lbf (17,952 J)
800 gr (52 g) Barnes 2,895 ft/s (882 m/s) 14,895 ft⋅lbf (20,195 J)

### How fast is a 9mm?

around 1500 ft/s.
“A 9mm bullet travels around 1500 ft/s.

### Can you shoot a shark?

Answer: Sport fishermen may take sharks by hand, hook and line, spearfishing, spear, harpoon or bow and arrow (ref. Sections 28.65, 28.90 and 28.95.) Firearms are not a legal method of take for sharks, so a gun can’t be used to assist in the taking or landing of a shark.

What is the maximum speed of a bullet?

The maximum velocity of an average bullet is 760 Mps (metre per second). The bullet speed of 760 Mps is equal to 2493 Fps (feet per second), 2736 Kmh (kilometre per hour) and 1700 Mph (miles per hour). The bullet weight can range from 0.02 to 0.2 kg depending on the gun caliber and type.

## How do Bullets travel so fast?

The pull of gravity actually adds speed to the bullet, since it gives the bullet downwards speed, while leaving the forward speed untouched, which means the diagonal speed is higher. This additional contribution by gravity means the bullet can be going faster when it hits the ground than it was when it left the muzzle of the gun.

## How fast does a bullet come out of a gun?

When rifle bullets exit the barrel of a gun, they typically have an initial speed (called the muzzle velocity) that ranges from about 2000 km/h (1200 mph or 550 m/s) up to about 4500 km/h (2800 mph or 1250 m/s).

How far can a 22 bullet travel?

So an important question to ask me be, exactly how far can a 22 bullet travel? A 22 short round fired from a pistol will travel around 200 yards (170m) at sea level when aimed flat. A 22LR cartridge in a rifle will be accurate to 300m so can be zeroed to that distance.