How fast does the world rotate?



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    The earth rotates at about 1,000 miles per hour.  It completes one full rotation approximately every 24 hours.  Moreover our planet circles the sun at about 67,000 miles per hour.  

    This site has even more cool data and spells out how they concluded the world’s speed to be 1,000 miles per hour.

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    If you are looking for a math proof showing how they calculate the speed of the planet’s rotation at various points, then check out the link below. You can even input latitude to find out the speed of any point. 

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