Taranaki Ground Zero - SA

  Point of Interest

Position

DEG: -29.89469 131.5914
DMS: 29º 53' 40.88" S 131º 35' 29.04" E
UTM: 52 J 6690062mN 750241mE
Altitude: 174.3m

Description

Place Type

Recreation - Point of Interest

Location

863.34kms NorthWest of Adelaide

Address & Contact

West St
Maralinga SA 5710
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

Obelisk like marker at the Taranaki test site marks the spot on the ground directly below the atom bomb explosion. The bomb was suspended by balloons 300 m above ground level.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Nullarbor
Distance from Taranaki Ground Zero 185.03km S
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C27.927.826.524.821.418.818.219.622.424.326.026.7
Mean Min. °C15.716.114.111.68.96.35.15.87.910.212.414.2
Mean Rain mm11.113.221.822.429.730.227.324.517.818.216.815.3

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