Smokey Lane - SA

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DEG: -29.886921 131.673599
DMS: 29º 53' 12.92" S 131º 40' 24.96" E
UTM: 52 J 6690741mN 758202mE
Altitude: 178.99m


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Population - Place Name


858.04kms NorthWest of Adelaide

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West St
Maralinga SA 5710
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Along this section of road once stood dozens of smoke rocket launchers. The smoke rockets were used during the testing of each nuclear explosion, launched just before detonation to leave a trail of smoke in the sky.This can be seen as the cross hatch effect as the mushroom cloud billows upwards.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Distance from Smokey Lane 188.78km SW
Mean Max. °C27.927.826.524.821.418.818.219.622.424.326.026.7
Mean Min. °C15.716.
Mean Rain mm11.113.221.822.429.730.227.324.517.818.216.815.3

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