Nuclear Weapon Calculator

Enter the appropriate Weapon yield and shape for your weapon, fill in the Armor parameters, then simulate the explosion. Note: You can alter the ranges as well, then re-run the simulation.
Weapon Parameters
Weapon Shape (12.566 indicates spherical burst)
Weapon yield kilotons


Armor Parameters
Atomic Mass
Density g/cm3
Molar Volume cm3
Heat of Fusion kj/mol
Heat of Vaporization kj/mol


Simulate Nuclear Explosion
MegaJoules Discharged Armor Rating in MW/cm2
Range of Detonation in meters Surface Area of Burst at Range Megajoules/cm2 MegaWatts/cm2 Armor thickness vaporized (mm)