U.S. Nuclear Tests on Bikini & Enewetak Atolls in the Marshall Islands

U.S. Department of Energy. United States Nuclear Tests: July 1945 through September 1992. Document No. DOE/NV-209 (Rev. 14), December 1994.

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Test No.

Date of Test

Site of Test

Type

Yield in Kilotons

Operation Code Name

Test Code
Name
1
6/30/46
Bikini Airdrop 21.00 CROSSROADS ABLE
2
7/24/46
Bikini Underwater 21.00 CROSSROADS BAKER
3
4/14/48
Enewetak Tower 37.00 SANDSTONE XRAY
4
4/30/48
Enewetak Tower 49.00 SANDSTONE YOKE
5
5/14/48
Enewetak Tower 18.00 SANDSTONE ZEBRA
6
4/7/51
Enewetak Tower 81.00 GREENHOUSE DOG
7
4/20/51
Enewetak Tower 47.00 GREENHOUSE EASY
8
5/8/51
Enewetak Tower 225.00 GREENHOUSE GEORGE
9
5/24/51
Enewetak Tower 45.50 GREENHOUSE ITEM
10
10/31/52
Enewetak Surface 10,400.00 IVY MIKE
11
11/15/52
Enewetak Air Drop 500.00 IVY KING
12
2/28/54
Bikini Surface 15,000.00 CASTLE BRAVO
13
3/26/54
Bikini Barge 11,000.00 CASTLE ROMEO
14
4/6/54
Bikini Surface 110.00 CASTLE KOON
15
4/25/54
Bikini Barge 6,900.00 CASTLE UNION
16
5/4/54
Bikini Barge 13,500.00 CASTLE YANKEE
17
5/13/54
Enewetak Barge 1,690.00 CASTLE NECTAR
18
5/4/56
Enewetak Surface 40.00 REDWING LACROSSE
19
5/20/56
Bikini Air Drop 3800.00 REDWING CHEROKE
20
5/27/56
Bikini Surface 3,500.00 REDWING ZUNI
21
5/27/56
Enewetak Tower 0.19 REDWING YUMA
22
5/30/56
Enewetak Tower 14.90 REDWING ERIE
23
6/6/56
Enewetak Surface 13.70 REDWING SEMINOLE
24
6/11/56
Bikini Barge 365.00 REDWING FLATHEAD
25
6/11/56
Enewetak Tower 8.00 REDWING BLACKFOOT
26
6/13/56
Enewetak Tower 1.49 REDWING KICKAPOO
27
6/16/56
Enewetak Air Drop 1.70 REDWING OSAGE
28
6/21/56
Enewetak Tower 15.20 REDWING INCA
29
6/25/56
Bikini Barge 1,100.00 REDWING DAKOTA
30
7/2/56
Enewetak Tower 360.00 REDWING MOHAWK
31
7/8/56
Enewetak Barge 1,850.00 REDWING APACHE
32
7/10/56
Bikini Barge 4,500.00 REDWING NAVAJO
33
7/20/56
Bikini Barge 5,000.00 REDWING TEWA
34
7/21/56
Enewetak Barge 250.00 REDWING HURON
35
4/28/58
Near Enewetak Balloon 1.70 HARDTACK I YUCCA
36
5/5/58
Enewetak Surface 18.00 HARDTACK I CACTUS
37
5/11/58
Bikini Barge 1,360.00 HARDTACK I FIR
38
5/11/58
Enewetak Barge 81.00 HARDTACK I BUTTERNUT
39
5/12/58
Enewetak Surface 1,370.00 HARDTACK I KOA
40
5/16/58
Enewetak Underwater 9.00 HARDTACK I WAHOO
41
5/20/58
Enewetak Barge 5.90 HARDTACK I HOLLY
42
5/21/58
Bikini Barge 25.10 HARDTACK I NUTMEG
43
5/26/58
Enewetak Barge 330.00 HARDTACK I YELLOWWOOD
44
5/26/58
Enewetak Barge 57.00 HARDTACK I MAGNOLIA
45
5/30/58
Enewetak Barge 11.60 HARDTACK I TOBACCO
46
5/31/58
Bikini Barge 92.00 HARDTACK I SYCAMORE
47
6/2/58
Enewetak Barge 15.00 HARDTACK I ROSE
48
6/8/58
Enewetak Underwater 8.00 HARDTACK I UMBRELLA
49
6/10/58
Bikini Barge 213.00 HARDTACK I MAPLE
50
6/14/58
Bikini Barge 319.00 HARDTACK I ASPEN
51
6/14/58
Enewetak Barge 1,450.00 HARDTACK I WALNUT
52
6/18/58
Enewetak Barge 11.00 HARDTACK I LINDEN
53
6/27/58
Bikini Barge 412.00 HARDTACK I REDWOOD
54
6/27/58
Enewetak Barge 880.00 HARDTACK I ELDER
55
6/28/58
Enewetak Barge 8,900.00 HARDTACK I OAK
56
6/29/58
Bikini Barge 14.00 HARDTACK I HICKORY
57
7/1/58
Enewetak Barge 5.20 HARDTACK I SEQUOIA
58
7/2/58
Bikini Barge 220.00 HARDTACK I CEDAR
59
7/5/58
Enewetak Barge 397.00 HARDTACK I DOGWOOD
60
7/12/58
Bikini Barge 9,300.00 HARDTACK I POPLAR
61
7/14/58
Enewetak Barge LOW HARDTACK I SCAEVOLA
62
7/17/58
Enewetak Barge 255.00 HARDTACK I PISONIA
63
7/22/58
Bikini Barge 65.00 HARDTACK I JUNIPER
64
7/22/58
Enewetak Barge 202.00 HARDTACK I OLIVE
65
7/26/58
Enewetak Barge 2,000.00 HARDTACK I PINE
66
8/6/58
Enewetak Surface FIZZ HARDTACK I QUINCE
67
8/18/58
Enewetak Surface 0.02 HARDTACK I FIG

 

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