Nuclear explosion Simon data

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Country
USA
Operation
Upshot-Knothole
Date
1953-04-25
Yield
43 kT

USA - Upshot-Knothole - Simon

Device Type: Primary stage Device: TX-17/24 Simultaneity Tested RACER. Bad downwinders fallout. Desert Rock V.


Base info

Operation Upshot-Knothole - 43 kT out of 252 kT

17%

Areas 1-4 - 43 kT out of 18.3 MT

0.2%

6-10 (Yucca Flat) - 43 kT out of 18.3 MT

0.2%

Deliveries

Tower - 43 kT out of 2.5 MT

1.7%

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