Sonic Boom

Sonic Boom shockwave produced by F-18 Diamondback

Also known as the Prandtl-Glauert singularity, vapor cone, shock collar, or shock egg; this rapid condensation of water vapor can be seen by the naked eye.

Prandtl Glauert Singularity Effect as seen in the Baker shot of Operation Crossroads

Prandtl Glauert Singularity Effect as seen in the Baker shot of Operation Crossroads


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