North Korea carried out the sixth nuclear test of power is superior to all previous, media reported, citing the head of the defense Ministry of Japan, Itsunori Onodera. According to him, the charge capacity could reach 70 kilotons, writes the Nikkei.
For comparison, the power dropped in 1945 on Hiroshima bomb, “Little” does not exceed 18 kilotons.
The DPRK had previously reported that the capacity created in the country hydrogen warheads for Intercontinental ballistic missiles varies from tens to hundreds of kilotons. Observers speculated that could be tested in a charge of 100 kilotons.