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List of nuclear weapons tests of China

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Country  China
Number of tests  47
Period  1964-1996
Test site  Area A (Nanshan), Lop Nur, China; Area B (Qinggir), Lop Nur, China; Area C (Beishan), Lop Nur, China; Area D (Drop Area), Lop Nur, China
Test type  air drop, atmospheric, cratering, high alt rocket (30–80 km), parachuted, tower, underground, underground shaft, underground tunnel
Max. yield  4 megatonnes of TNT (17 PJ)

The List of nuclear weapons tests is a listing of the Chinese nuclear tests conducted from 1964 through 1996. Most listings of the Chinese tests show 45 tests in the series with 45 devices, with 23 tests being atmospheric.

References

List of nuclear weapons tests of China Wikipedia


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