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Minuteman Missile
12-SEP-2006 Bruce Johnson

Minuteman Missile

Philip, South Dakota

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site - http://www.nps.gov/mimi

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site is one of the nation's newest national park areas. It was created to illustrate the history and significance of the Cold War, the arms race, and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) development. The National Park Service is currently involved in the planning process to determine the future of this site. We encourage you to contact us with any questions, comments, or suggestions.

Minuteman Missile NHS consists of two significant Cold War sites, a Launch Control Facility (Delta-01) and a missile silo complex (Delta-09). The facilities represent the only remaining intact components of a nuclear missile field that consisted of 150 Minuteman II missiles, 15 launch control centers, and covered over 13,500 square miles of southwestern South Dakota.

Olympus D-540Z
1/500s f/4.3 at 12.8mm iso50 hide exif
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Date/Time12-Sep-2006 17:44:24
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Exposure Time1/500 sec
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ISO Equivalent50
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