Though that number is impressive, it's easily dwarfed by the most powerful man-made bomb ever detonated, the 57-megaton Tsar Bomba, as well as the 100,000,000 megaton force of the asteroid impact blamed for the extinction of the dinosaurs.
What does TB stand for?
TB stands for Tsar Bomba (50 megaton nuclear bomb)
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We have 44 other meanings of TB in our Acronym Attic
- Trinidad to Bahia (routing designation; US Navy)
- Trip Blank (sample submitted to see if cross-contamination has occurred)
- Trogdor the Burninator (cartoon, Homestar Runner)
- Troop Basis
- True Basic
- True Bearing
- True Blood (TV show)
- True Brittanians (game)
Samples in periodicals archive:
David Barron picked up a double as Fibresand debutants Tsar Bomba and Ezra Church hit the target.
The 50 megaton Tsar Bomba created a mushroom cloud 40 miles high and 25 miles wide.
The huge Tsar Bomba (so-called because it was the king of bombs).
Such an impact has been estimated as equivalent to about 510 megatons, which is equal to about 100 times the energy released by Tsar Bomba, the most powerful nuclear weapon ever tested.
Tsar Bomba runs in a seller for the first time in the 2.