Israel's Nuclear Facilities

Israel Nuclear Facilities Map

Negev Nuclear Research Center, Dimona

Negev Nuclear Research Center. Plutonium production and extraction facilities, along with other weapons-related infrastructure.

31.001504°N, 35.146723°E

Eilabun

Eilabun is Israel's second weapons storage facility. Tactical nuclear shells and land mines are among its contents.

32.760226°N, 35.412077°E

Kfar Zekharya

Suspected nuclear missile base and bomb storage storage facility.

31.766267°N, 34.88142°E

Nahal Soreq

Soreq is the equivalent of the U.S. national weapons laboratories. The lab handles weapons design and construction as well as research.

31.766267°N, 34.88142°E

Yodefat

Suspected nuclear weapons assembly facility.

32.85093°N, 35.27916°E

Tirosh

Reportedly one of two Israeli nuclear weapons storage facilities. It is speculated that that Tirosh is the strategic weapons storage site, while Eilabun is the tactical weapons storage site.

31.751963°N, 34.863524°E

Rafael

Rafael has been responsible for the actual assembly of Israeli nuclear weapons.

32.889534°N, 35.09119°E

Sources: Federation of American Scientists, Center for Non-Proliferation Studies, and Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

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