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Teapot Moth atomic detonation, with silhouetted military observers in the foreground. This atomic bomb test took place on 22 February 1955, at the Nevada Test Site, USA. Codenamed Moth, it was the 2nd test in the Operation Teapot series. It was detonated from a tower, and had a yield of 2 kilotons.
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