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Three Mile Island weather

Wind speeds in Harrisburg, PA on Wednesday, March 28, 1979, the day of the Three Mile Island disaster: Wind Speed 8 mph (SSE) Max Wind Speed 17 mph Max Gust Speed – Visibility 15 miles Averages throughout the day: Charts and Weather History Graph … Continue reading

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Three Mile Island Fallout Map

The center of this Toxic Plume is located approximately 12 miles southeast of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, at the Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant. This plume was produced by one of the two reactors located at the Three Mile Island plant, … Continue reading

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Chernobyl Fallout Maps

Chernobyl Fallout (one map in three images, right-page first): Left page (west page): Key: The Chernobyl reactor exploded on April 26, 1986. For days a nuclear fire burned as billowing smoke deposited radioactive debris over the Ukraine, Europe, and beyond. … Continue reading

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Hiroshima Fallout Maps

Hiroshima Fallout from, “Radioactive: Marie and Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout,” by Lauren Redniss: Hiroshima Fallout from Mark Monmonier’s Cartographies of Danger:

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USA Nuclear Power Plants — Mapped as Potential Targets

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Nuke It: Interactive Fallout Map

This interactive map uses GoogleMaps to estimate the thermal damage caused by various levels of nuclear explosion.  Note: accuracy is not assured, based on the weapon grading (“Little Boy,” “Tsar Bomba,” etc.). Directions: Search for a place, pick a suitable weapon … Continue reading

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Chernobyl Fallout Maps from the BBC

For the rest of the report, see BBC’s full profile of the Chernobyl disaster.

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