Chernobyl disaster

The Chernobyl disaster was a nuclear accident that occurred on Saturday 26 April 1986, at the No. 4 reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, near the city of... Wikipedia

  • Time:  01:23:40 MSD (UTC+04:00)
  • Date:  April 26, 1986
  • Type:  Nuclear and radiation accident
  • Cause:  Reactor design flaws and serious breach of protocol during simulated power outage safety test
  • Outcome:  INES Level 7 (major accident) see Chernobyl disaster effects
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