Comet hitting the E-D (with shields up)
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Join Date: Oct 2012
02-18-2013, 06:28 PM
Energy of the Tunguska event was at the very least 10 Petajoules (10,000,000,000,000,000 Joules). According to a few sources, the Ent D's shields operated at a power of around 4 Gigawatts (4,000,000,000 Joules/sec). Even on a huge scale, the energy flux upon the shields from such an impact would be enormous, way beyond the Enterprise's capacity.