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18 Missiles That Can Travel More Than 3,700 Miles

18. M51.1
> Operator: France
> Range: 3,728+ miles
> Warhead: Nuclear, 100 kT each
> Payload: 6-10 MIRV
> Basing: Submarine-based
> Size: 52.9 tons, 39.4 feet long

Source: Handout / Getty Images News via Getty Images

17. RSM-50 Volna
> Operator: Russia
> Range: 4,039-4,971 miles
> Warhead: MIRV
> Payload: Four warheads
> Basing: Submarine-based
> Size: 40.3 tons, 48.6 feet long

16. Julang (JL) 2
> Operator: China
> Range: 4,350+ miles
> Warhead: 200-300 kT each
> Payload: Single warhead
> Basing: Submarine-based
> Size: N/A

Source: national_museum_of_the_us_navy / Flickr

15. D-5 Trident II
> Operator: United States, United Kingdom
> Range: 4,598-7,456 miles
> Warhead: W76 100 kT or W88 475 kT
> Payload: Up to 8 MIRV Mk 4 or Mk 5 warheads
> Basing: Submarine-based
> Size: 65.1 tons, 44.0 feet long

Source: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons

14. SS-N-8
> Operator: Russia
> Range: 4,971 miles
> Warhead: 0.6-1.5 MT
> Payload: Single warhead
> Basing: Submarine-based
> Size: 33.3 tons, 42.7 feet long

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