Πέμπτη, 28 Νοεμβρίου 2013

Logs for 22 -25

Logs 22
 
During that day local night the signals were very low compared to the previous days esp in he higher SW band
 
9835 R Sarawak  again on 22th  relaying National FM with  quite different program  than the  normal and mostly contemporary  music That day the signal was higer than the normal  with maximum S7 on 1920 with lower QRM from the now S8  signal from VoK on 9840  However Klassik FM was with 88 on 2010 with SINPO 35434 – te first time logged so high !!
 
9830 has been  observed with  FSK transmissions same time 19xx for quite long time (at least since start of B13).Tested with two receivers  . Does anyone know  something about?
 
23/11
11735  Tanzania 2055 with a rather exotic  hilife song on 2059  then a nasyid /Arabic song . Sign off 2100
 
7850    CHU? Time ticks and time mentions on French  and English 2110
 
24/11
7265 R Gloria on 0659 with signal S3 .On 9480 and 0810  with signal S1 to max 5 . 1014  on 7310 kHz and marginal  signal . 1314  mixed with a station in Hindi language and signal S3
11297 Russian meteo 0957  S9
6095 KBC 1001 wit rock songs S5
9705 seems  Xinjiang 1039 with a child  singing a poem At 1045 QRM  from 4905.5 a FSK modulation . 1057 discussions  Max signal S5
4850 Xinjiang 1238 seems back with S3-4  signal Thank to Ron Howard  for this  tip
 
 
25/11
9475 RA 0716 with talks by YL  S4 max Also o 1623 with jazz music
7515  V of Martyrs ?? 1629 with an opera song .Tals by YL in Korean
9770 Ashna??  1652 with afghan song . Language  has a lot of Hindi influence . A phone in passes 1700 S10
7120 Hargeisa 1830 with talks in Arabic and local with gaps between sentences . Continuous Mentions of Africa nd Sudan 1839 starts  a music bt immediately is mixed with talks from children
9505V of Sudan ? 1848 man talking about Nigeria and may mantions of Africa  S9
 

Παρασκευή, 22 Νοεμβρίου 2013

Monitorings on 21 th


This day  is the day with the lowest propagation so far ob 9 MHZ and above Here are several  examples :
9835  RTM has been heard with just  S1 levels on 1840 . ON 1930 the signals has been totally faded out , Nominal signal is  S3-5
9840 WHRI is just audible on 1935  (S0 )Nominal signal level is 4-7
9745 CRI Esperanto with just S2 on 1935 instead of S8 . Also Kuanghua 20xx with S1
15345 RAE with S3 and strong QSB at 1936 Spanish program
9819  R 9/7 with sub-marginal  signal on 1813 and 1940
11765  R SDA  with just S2 (nominal S5-7)
9830 AWR in French today 2034 with signal S2 only instead of S20
9840 KBS in contrast  to the above with S9-S10

Other logs :
1387.72  pirate R Macedonia in this odd  frequency with Greek oldies of 60s . During my call he tried to adjust to the exact  frequency 1386  but failed and then reverted  to the previous frequency . But in a later recheck  he was  on 1386.2

4870 Uganda 2025 with S7 and rather poor modulation is a  relatively  clear  frequency (QRN is S1 ) That made a SINPO of 35232 on the ‘truncated’ horizontal antenna
5005 Batá 2030 with talks in Spanish mostly by YL intense QSB (2) with signal max S5 (mean 2-3 )
9425  VoK 2037 with prg in N Korean  S2 // 7210 S5
6885 no signal  from G Zahal  on 2047
7295 TRaxx FM ‘good’ signal on 2109 with S7 and typical pop songs program . At same time Klasik Nasional 5964.7  with S3  (from ca S5 ) but 9835  with S2 with preamplifier
4845  2146  with acapela song  S5
4875  in spanish 2156
4965 & 4985  are marginal 2158

Logs 18-20 /11

18.11
15190 Radio Africa 2031  reading Bible in English S2 14221
15345 RAE 2032 with waltz music French program 2035 ID RAE S7

19.11
5964.7 Malaysia Klassik Nasional 1946 fair on 16 H antenna with talks in ML and songs of 50-60  S7 on 16 inv V
1566 once again HLAZ on the freq  on 1954 with signal S6 and discussions
594 Arab? 1952 with quranic chants Poor
4835 Australia 2004 with phone ins mentioning  Lebanon ‘ABC’  as ID S5 over S2 noise
9840 V of Korea in Arabic that day on 2000 was not on the freq  leaving a station of S4  with Spanish program . Nothing on eibi
20.11
9840  V oK  is today back with rather poor signal S8 on 2000
4780v  Djibuti 2010  is today in a clear frequency . NO FSK  QRM  from 4781-2 . There was however a  short timed QRM  from a spy in russian language in their LSB part
15130 NHK? 2034 with  talks in Japanese  Maximum signal is S3
9525.95 V o Indonesia is with sinal S9 but modulation is very poor . Arabic prgoram
6739 USAF //11176 on 2210 with encoded letters in Eng . 'Signed off' 2211
ERA : today Crete 1512 kHz  is back . Signal of 729 is now reverted  to its normal S10

Δευτέρα, 11 Νοεμβρίου 2013

Logs during power outage of Sunday10/11


 
Logs  during  power outage of  Sunday10/11
6095  KBC with nice signal 1110  with pop songs
9510 IRRS? 1114  with religious  program good
9750 Kuwait 1116 news and reports in Arabic  good
9990 Farda 1118  with mentions of Sudan fair
11520  EWTN 1119 with relig talks in Eng fair
12095 FEBC 1122 in supp Hmong fair
11885  XJPBS 1125 in UIghur with dance songs Good . Also 9890 CNR 13  with adverts and good sinal And 9705 @1129 with numbers and music and good signal
9580 Australia  with poor signal@1130
9775 CNR 1135 with talks good signal
9930 WHRI? 1138  with religious talks byYL in english fair
6080  CRI in russian 1146  poor
6055 ???  with religious program in German  fair
9835  CNR 1155 with talks in CC  fair
9900   ??  in farsi with news @1157  'da Afganistan' Poor  [R Liberty in Pushtu ]
9920 ?? on 1200  after  IS with  prg  that seems in thai Poor FEBC Manila  in Rade (vietnamese)

 

Sunday10/11 logs part 1

Sunday logs part 1
There are separate  logs during power outage in the next article . Take care!! 

9580 RA 0829  with music , man talks and ID  S1
15070  Greek 'operator'  using  FM  for a  QSO ! 0900  also music playback . No QSB
6190 for EMR  no trace of a signal on 0908
6796 R pink panther (thanks  to SilverY gomez  logs )1812 with pop music  S2
6295 Refs Europe 1814 with  talks 6296  a digital stream
6325 pirate 1816 with  songs  S3/S1 QRN  Still on 1945
6240 R tango ? 1817 with old tangos
5930 V o viet? 2137 via Germany with talks in Viet and reports S30!!
5850 Farda  2138 with a  lengthy ID with classic or gypsy  music then Persian pop song S10
7295  Traxxxxx FM 2144  with song then advert  on 2145 signal only S3
6518 V o P >North Korea 2148 with signal S6  just audible over the north Korean noise jammer
9350 WWCR  with   religious program QRM 9355 CNR /CRI jammer  S5
9435 RRI (Romania)  2154 mentioning freqs and addresses
9565 Marti 2205 with ID and talks refs  to Cuba USa  and Marti S5

 

Logs for Saturday9/11


 
Logs for Saturday9/11
From now  on all ERA  freqs  carry ERA 3 from Thessaloniki
7265  MVBR on 0809  cant be heard this time due to a very stong local  QRN . Same happened with mag loop.  It couldn’t  remove the local noise
7275  XJPBS  1410  talks in Uighur S7
9745 CRI  in Esperanto 2023 with S7 signal  QSB= 2
9745 Kuanghua seem returned on shortwaves. After sign off  of CRI in 2030  Kuanghua     has been heard with  a S3 signal and  low modulation
9835  RTM   has been  heard with fair singals (abt S7  ) for this 9/11 and the next day 10/11  quite better than the previous 2- 4  days
11735  Tanzania 2047  ‘live and strong’  with their  local  style  afro songs on 2047   S9-10
11765 R S D A 2052 OM with talks  in PP  , possibly an interview , religious type   S7
5005 Bata  2055 with low signal but barely audible  due to strong QRN
11855 Aparecida (per Eibi )2134  with talks  and many  mentions of  Brazil  Signal abt  S2
9875 V o Korea 2147 with north Korean  operas , Chinese program S7
540  RNE  2211 with possibly football program
5010 CNR  as jammer  against who ? 2215  double chinese carriers S9
6250 Pyongyang pangsong 2240 OM with talks in Korean, qrmed  with someone in same freq , I presume a pirate . S9 max
1080  Arab  rather Cairo with Arabic songs S5
1126.53!  Jamahiriya 2305 shift or drift  Arabic songs  S9
1269 Slovenia 2309 OM with  the relays or local programs in different cities  S9

MW logs for Friday 8/11

MW log for Friday
  that day  i was  very lazy to listen to the shortwaves  Instead of  it i prefer the  easy way to use  my basketena and listen to medium waves . PL380  was also used to listen  as radio

531 IRIB ?? 1510  talks in Farsi  Good signal . Spain under them
540  Magyar R  1610 with talks (mostly news) Goood   50/20 in the basketena
801  Germany 1520 with ompahs  Dutch language or possibly a local  dialect 22/2
818  Cairo  a theatre play 1532  Good 38db

And these without  basketena
828 Libya  1534 with songs  fair . At 18+  an unIDed station is heard with oldies , possibly  another Greek pirate?
864  Arab: Holy Quran Egypt 1546  with rather  religious talks  37/19 w/o antenna
576  Bulg Horizont 1559   adverts then ID  programa horizont  then news
1368 possibly again  Chalenger radio 1645 with pop songs , mixing with pirate Ellines radio at  1700  the Italian station blanks Ellines
1476  Arab UAE radio? 1651 with  Arabic music but still marginal .

Δευτέρα, 4 Νοεμβρίου 2013

Logs with mag loop outdoors 3/11

Logs  with mag loop outdoors 3/11
9480 MVBR 0916 poor under  strong digital stream with uknwn type of music
6095 Mighy KBC  pops 0938  and good signal
9750 NHK 0945 in a very poor signal
9880  CNR 0947 with talks
9990 Farta? 0949 with talks in farsi and Persia pop song s  fair
11520 WEWN 0950  talks  good
11885 XJPBS 0953 with interview fair
21670 SABC in Indo  talks 1000 fair
9690 RFA  1015 with prg in Tibetan
9715  relig 2012  with relig talks in English fair .
9505  V Sudan 2024  with HoA songs  good
9620  GOS  AIR  with songs ,  directed to E AF  good
15345 RAE 2043  with discssions fair
11660 RA 2056  with news in ENg  fair

Logs with tuned basketenna outdoors on local noon 3/11


Logs  with tuned basketenna outdoors on local noon 3/11

792 ‘909’ pirate 0937 with poor signal under local qrn . Old folks
846  canibal 0940  with old rocks , poor signal at best
531 Jil FM 0942 with pop songs Fair
1044 greek pirate 0944 with song ‘she loves me’  fair
1395  russian station (golos rosii??)  0946poor signal
1404  ERA  komotini  0948  ‘local’ signal
540 Magyar radio ??  0949 eastern type  church program fair
736  RNE !! 0949  with talks . poor signal
810 Skopie  0951 with ‘unbreak my heart’ Braxton ‘local’
927  TRT  0952 with pop songs  ‘local’
And on local night

1368 IRRS Shortwave via Challenger radio 2020 and then, mixed with greek pirate Ellines radio  from N Greece , jazz music till 2020 then with talks in English 2035 with an Italian song 2038 about a Muslim program and 'song you are everything in my life' . IRRS /Challenger cold be heard  for ca 40% for the time with peaks of less than 1 minute per 2 minutes of listening

Logs 1-3 November

Logs
1/11
That day there was  quit strong local noise covering most of the bands with levels of S3-6 
9860 VoA in Oromo 1758  with HoA song OM with talks in slightly different than normal Amharic .  S3 Eibi  shows Oromo
9825 VoK 1800 with ID in French S9
9420 XJPBS 1808  with trad songs  S8
9525 no  trace from VoINs this day on 1800
5864.7  Klassik FM 1824  with  trad songs S6
6235 VoR 1927  with discussions in Arabic S5
 2/11
9940 V o Tailand 1845 with trad tai  song then talks in thai S10 max  wit sudden sign off
9965 VoTailand 1900 with prg in English and ID at 1901 with news
9835 RTM  on 19xx with again  nice malay top hits (Ramlah Ram , Iwan , Ella , Visa ). In finally  best  reception (and clear )is between  1900-2100
9875 VoK ? 2033 man with  talks in north Korean accent S5
4784 Russian spy on 2034 . immediate s off 2035
7200 CNR 1 (jammer?)  with carrier on 2057  starts on 2100 S9
9745 Kuanghua is off . same with Bahrain !!
10051U Gander Volmet 2055 meteo station S1
684 Tunis  with song  2256  ID 2300 wih news  S9
918  Slovenia 2307  ID with ‘nocni program’  S9

3/11
9475  RA 0806  with songs S3 only
11510 Denge Kurdistan is now back on their  freq  Same for 2/11
9835  RFA Tibetan 2208 today is stronger  th CNR jammer  with S8  signal