THE NEPTUNE EVENT--A NUCLEAR EXPLOSIVE CRATERING EXPERIMENT Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title THE NEPTUNE EVENT--A NUCLEAR EXPLOSIVE CRATERING EXPERIMENT

Creator

  • Author: Shelton, A V
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Nordyke, M D
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Goeckermann, R H
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: AEC

Publisher

  • Name: Lawrence Radiation Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Livermore, California
    Additional Info: California Univ., Livermore. Lawrence Radiation Lab.

Date

  • Creation: 1960-04-19

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The Neptune device was detonated underground in a room approximately 12 x 17 x 10 ft, at the end of a hooked drift. The yield was 115 plus or minus 15 tons. The shot and its effects are described and the major contributions of the data to the theory and prediction of cratering phenomenology are indicated. (W.D.M.)
  • Physical Description: Pages: 32

Subject

  • Keyword: General And Miscellaneous

Source

  • Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Report No.: UCRL-5766
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • DOI: 10.2172/4139312
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4139312
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc872421