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English: Nuclear weapon test Mike (yield 10.4 Mt) on Enewetak Atoll. The test was part of the Operation Ivy. Mike was the first hydrogen bomb ever tested, an experimental device not suitable for use as a weapon.
Suomi: Ydinkoe Mike (räjähdysvoima 10.4 Mt) Enewetak Atollilla. Testi oli osa Operaatio Ivyä. Mike räjäytys oli ensimmäinen oikea vetypommi, jota testattiin. Pommi perustui Teller-Ulam malliin eli jaksoittaiseen säteily imploosioon. Laite oli kokeellinen, eikä se soveltunut asekäyttöön.
Date 1 November 1952, 07:14
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Mushroom cloud of the Ivy Mike nuclear test

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current 20:09, 18 October 2009 Thumbnail for version as of 20:09, 18 October 20091,470 × 1,098 (118 KB)Siipikarja1470px × 1098px from
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21:10, 7 June 2005 Thumbnail for version as of 21:10, 7 June 2005640 × 478 (23 KB)Xenoforme~commonswikiXX-11 IVY MIKE, was fired on Enewetak on October 31, 1952. It was an experimental thermonuclear device. Cropped and resized from full-sized version at {{PD-USGov-DOE}} category:Nuclear tests
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