* Posts by noodlemonkeh

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EU-US nets get 100 Gbps Atlantic connection

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speed of light in fiber...

and remember, light travels 2/3 the speed of light in fiber, so you have 0.079s x 200,000,000m/s = 15,800,000m, 15,800km/2 (to get the one way distance) = 7,900km which is pretty much spot on I think.

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