Short-period propagation of infrasonic waves from nuclear explosions

by W. C. Meecham

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A possible explanation is given for the great time duration of intermediate-period (about one minute) and short-period (less than one minute) acousticgravity waves received from nuclear explosions. It is suggested that the signal delay for intermediate periods may be due to refraction from large-scale weather fronts, and that the signal delay for short periods may be caused by commonly occurring wind ducts.

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