Nuclear explosion Mighty Oak data

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Country
USA
Operation
Charioteer
Date
1986-04-10
Yield
20 kT

USA - Charioteer - Mighty Oak

Venting: 36k Ci detected on site Device: Mark-21 Containment failed and later radiation was released. Secondary sources put this venting into at 36000 curies.


Base info

Operation Charioteer - 20 kT out of 550 kT

3.6%

Area 12 (Rainer Mesa) - 20 kT out of 769 kT

2.6%

U12t.08 - 20 kT out of 20 kT

100%


NTS Area 12 (Rainer Mesa) U12t.08 Map