Atomic Blast
Via the LA Times Framework Blog:

May 5, 1955: The detonation of an atomic test device at 5:10 a.m. is photographed from 8 miles away with a camera equipped with a 40-inch lens. The fireball is about 4 miles high. The test, named “Apple-2,” was part of the Operation Teapot series conducted at the Nevada Test Site in 1955.

Atomic Blast

Via the LA Times Framework Blog:

May 5, 1955: The detonation of an atomic test device at 5:10 a.m. is photographed from 8 miles away with a camera equipped with a 40-inch lens. The fireball is about 4 miles high. The test, named “Apple-2,” was part of the Operation Teapot series conducted at the Nevada Test Site in 1955.

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