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What does KPS stand for?

KPS stands for Kilometers Per Second

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22), Alexandra Witze reports the speed of the sun relative to galactic rotation as 220 kilometers per second.
Hubble even calculated the rate of this expansion, based on the observation of twenty-four galaxies, to be about 150 kilometers per second per million light-years of distance.
If their paths cross Earth's orbit, they can strike our planet at speeds that average 20 kilometers per second (or 43,200 miles per hour).
And space junk moves fast--several thousand kilometers per second.