The Round Robin Program: Ground Motion in the Vicinity of the Potillo Event
1969 Jul 14
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
If a nuclear detonation occurs too near the ground surface, there is a possibility of radioactive gases escaping into the atmosphere. All tests are planned to be conducted at sufficient depth to preclude such venting.