Nuclear explosion Sedan data

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Country
USA
Operation
Storax
Date
1962-07-06
Yield
104 kT

USA - Storax - Sedan

Venting: 15 Mci detected off site Device: W-562nd Plowshare test cratering experiment TN device similar to Dominic Bluestone and Swanee -12 million tons of soil displaced crater was 1280 x 320'.


Base info

Operation Storax - 104 kT out of 776 kT

13%

NTS - 104 kT out of 39.3 MT

0.3%

Areas 1-4 - 104 kT out of 18.3 MT

0.6%

6-10 (Yucca Flat) - 104 kT out of 18.3 MT

0.6%

Peaceful research - 104 kT out of 3.5 MT

3.0%

Peaceful use - 104 kT out of 5.2 MT

2.0%

Ground - 104 kT out of 33.0 MT

0.3%

Cratering (shallow sub surface) - 104 kT out of 168 kT

62%

NTS Areas 1-4 6-10 (Yucca Flat) Map