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What travels fastest-light or sound?

Updated: 9/16/2023
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The speed of light is exactly 299,792,458 meters per second, which is approximately 186,282 miles per second through vacuum.

The speed of sound is 1,126 feet per second, or 768 mph at sea level at 68 °F.

Therefore, light is faster.

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