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I'd simply like to add to physicsphile's answer. The primary source for this question is Konopinski, E. J; C. Marvin; Edward Telle, "Ignition of the Atmosphere with Nuclear Bombs", Los Alamos National Laboratory technical report #LA-602 It shows that the answer to the OP's question is "highly unlikely". It does not prove impossibility. It's an ...
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