Nuclear explosion Frigate Bird data

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Country
USA
Operation
Dominic
Date
1962-05-06
Yield
600 kT

USA - Dominic - Frigate Bird

Device Type: Multistage Device: W-47 Y1 Mk-1 RV Only US operational ballistic missile launch w/live warhead Polaris S L BM launched from USS Ethan Allen landed within 2200 yds of target -sucessful


Base info

USA - 600 kT out of 199.0 MT

0.3%

Operation Dominic - 600 kT out of 34.7 MT

1.7%

Location

Pacific Ocean - 600 kT out of 652 kT

92%

Atmospheric - 600 kT out of 295.4 MT

0.2%

Air - 600 kT out of 188.9 MT

0.3%

High altitude rocket - 600 kT out of 13.2 MT

4.5%

Pacific Ocean Map