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The larger attack, which would target 2,000 locations across the USA, would most likely be an unprovoked attack by an enemy.
In this case the enemy would have the element of surprise and would attempt to hit as many big cities and important military sites as possible.
There are very few areas in the US safe from a nuclear attack
This map, put together by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the National Resources Defense Council, shows the areas most likely to be attacked in these scenarios.
This map shows the US cities most at risk during a nuclear attack
Almost every state would suffer multiple devastating strikes, with only South Dakota and Idaho expected to be hit less than five times each.
A nuclear bunker underneath a business in Texas
The north Californian and Oregon coast does not contain any real missile targets, for example, and will also be free from fallout from other sites due to the prevailing wind direction.
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One such facility is the huge, underground Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station in Colorado.
The massive site is dug into the side of a mountain and impermeable to missile strikes. It also previously housed the North American Air Defense Command (NORAD) which would be vital during a nuclear war.
The Cheyenne facility built into a mountain in Colorado