## How fast does a 5.56 bullet travel in mph?

A 5.56 x 45 mm cartridge is fired at a velocity of 2,050 miles per hour.

## How far does a 5.56 bullet travel?

Now, distance is entirely different than velocity. 5.56 out of an Ar15 travels at more like 3200 fps, but the light bullet loses steam relatively quickly. You can shoot it accurately out to about 700 yards, farther with specialized ammo.

## How fast does a 7.62 bullet travel?

7.62×51mm NATO

Bullet mass/type | Velocity | Energy |
---|---|---|

147 gr (10 g) M80 FMJ | 2,800 ft/s (850 m/s) | 2,559 ft⋅lbf (3,470 J) |

175 gr (11 g) M118 Long Range BTHP | 2,600 ft/s (790 m/s) | 2,626 ft⋅lbf (3,560 J) |

## How fast does a .223 bullet travel?

3,100 feet per second