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IMAGE number
EVB2947938
Title
The MIKE shot was the first thermonuclear test, Nov. 1, 1952. The hydrogen bomb was part of Operation Ivy at the Pacific Proving Ground, which exploded the two largest bombs tested up to that time
Medium
black and white photograph
Description
The MIKE shot was the first thermonuclear test, Nov. 1, 1952. The hydrogen bomb was part of Operation Ivy at the Pacific Proving Ground, which exploded the two largest bombs tested up to that time
Photo credit
Everett Collection / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
20th century / nuclear fusion / atmospheric tests / science / thermonuclear weapons / radiation / deuterium / military / armed forces / technology / mike shot / historical / firsts2 / mushroom cloud / h-bomb / quantum physics / 1950s / ocean / atom bomb / nuclear warfare / enewetak atoll / pacific proving ground / operation ivy / atomic / american / nobody / radioactive fallout / elugelab island / chain reaction / history / explosion / Photograph / Photography / Mzphoto
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3000 × 2360 px 254 × 200 mm 1 MB
Medium 1024 × 806 px 87 × 68 mm 1 MB
Small 600 × 472 px 51 × 40 mm 0 MB
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Undetermined copyright
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PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE
Restrictions
JAPANESE RIGHTS NOT AVAILABLE / NOT FOR USE AS A COMMERCIAL PRODUCT

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