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Site of the USSR's First Nuclear Test

This map depicts the location of Semipalatinsk—in today's Kazakhstan—where the Soviets tested their first atomic bomb (RDS-1, also called "First Lightning").


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Map created by Finlay_McWalter; online via Wikimedia Commons. License:  CC BY-SA 3.0

 

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