Biggest Nukes That Went Boom!

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#10 - Ivy Mike

Ivy-Mike

Bomb Name - Ivy Mike

Megantons - 10.4

Tested - 1952

Test Site - Enewetak Atoll (middle of the pacific ocean)

Weight- 82 tons

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First successful full scale test of a multi megaton hydrogen bomb (thermonuclear weapon). Deuterium was used as the fusion fuel. The energy yield was over 500 times what was dropped over Nagasaki.

#9 Castle Romeo

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Bomb Name - Ivy Mike

Megantons - 11

Tested - 1954

Test Site - denotated in the atmosphere over Bikini Atoll

Weight- Unknown

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