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Des Moines cruiser (1946)

Note: given dates correspond to the launching of the ship and not to the conditions portrayed in the image.

Source: World of Warships 3D models collection.

Class: Des Moines (3 units)

Type: Heavy cruiser

Length: 218.4 meters

Beam: 23.3 meters

Draught: 6.7 meters

Displacement (standard): 15653 tonnes

Propulsion: 4 shaft steam turbines, 120000 horsepower

Speed: 33 knots (61 kilometers/hour)

Range: 10500 nautical miles (19450 kilometers) at 15 knots

Complement: 1799

Armament: 9 x 203-millimeter (55 calibers) cannon, 12 x 127-millimeter (38 calibers) cannon, 24 x 76-millimeter (50 calibers) cannon, 24 x 20-millimeter cannon

Armor: 150 millimeters in belt, 89 millimeters in deck, 200 millimeters in turrets, 170 millimeters in conning tower