Nuclear explosion Able data

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Country
USA
Operation
Crossroads
Date
1946-06-30
Yield
21 kT

USA - Crossroads - Able

Device Type: Implosion plutonium core Device: Mk-3 A Landed 649 meters to the west of the white painted USS Nevada. Used the demon core responsible for the deaths of two scientists at Los Alamos.


Base info

Operation Crossroads - 21 kT out of 42 kT

50%

Locations

NE Lagoon - 21 kT out of 6.4 MT

0.3%


Bikini NE Lagoon Map