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Bikini, an atoll in the Ralik (western) chain of the Marshall Islands in the central Pacific Ocean. The atoll was used for peacetime atomic explosions conducted for experimental purposes by the United States between 1946 and 1958. exploded atomic bombs over the Bikini and Enewetak.

Bikini Atoll, sometimes known as Eschscholtz Atoll between the 1800s and 1946 (see "Bikini Facts". . "Marshall Islands Facts, information, pictures".

The nuclear testing at Bikini Atoll program was a series of 23 nuclear weapons detonated by Retrieved August 9, 2013. ^ "Bikini Atoll Reference Facts".