Sent: Saturday, Jan 14, 2017
Subject: 9900 kHz 12.00 UT. Shortwaveservice Testtransmissions coming up
22 Jan. 2017 12.00 UTC 9900 kHz in direction of western European Russia
Today checked the test transmission again worldwide:
9900 kHz on Sunday Jan 22
today much less strong signals observed on various remote SDR posts,
compared against proper signal yesterday Saturday Jan 21.
1202 UT Uwe's SDR net unit with wrong IP 1. address ? in Eastern Thailand
-- NOT ON NET TODAY. No access available.
1207 UT, S=8-9 in Brisbane Queensland Australia, -73dBm.
10 kHz wide broadband transmission.
12.07:40 UT annmt of Russian language female presenter.
S=4 -93dBm like threshold and noise in Tokyo Japan remote SDR unit.
Peak visible fluttery, but lower than threshold,
in Michigan Detroit USA remote installation.
1213 UT NIL signal in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
1215 UT Jan 22
New Delhi much poorer signal S=9+15dB or -59dBm today,
compared to yesterday Saturday Jan 21 excellent signal of S=9+30dB
oder -45dBm !!!
10 kHz wide broadband audio signal.
1217 UT in Doha Qatar Middle East only S=7 -79dBm signal, deep fades.
12.17:30 UT Russian language presenter with program and address anncmt.
1219 UT on Zakynthos Greece, only local electrical noise disturbtion heard
here, nothing of single day Music/Russian test stn could be heard so far.
Fair to poor S=7-8 or -82dBm signal in Madrid Spain,
in Grenoble southeastern France and at Rome Italy installations.
In Genua Riviera Italy much lesser strength, S=6-7 or -88dBm.
1227 UT local noisy signal of S=7-8 only in Ireland and
same at Amsterdam The Netherlands.
S=9 in central Belgium at 1231 UT, similar lesser signal strength today at
Warsaw Poland and west of Munich Bavaria remote post at 1233 UT.
S=9+10dB or -65dBm strength in Hungary and far eastern Austria at 1235 UT.
1239 UT BEST SIGNAL of ALL on todays test transmissions outlet observation
S=9+20dB -53dBm proper signal in northeastern Finland.
But as usual rather poor S=6-7 or -87dBm on this Swedish installation in
central Sweden at 1241 UT, just behind Moscow and St.P. main target.
1244 UT S=5-6 or -92dBm signal in central Norway remote SDR unit.
Unfortunately today on test transmission day
no remote SDR unit connected on worldwide Perseus SDR net,
i.e. no access to St.Petersburg or Moscow European Russia
remote access installations possible so far.
At 1245-1250 UT heard twice NOISE qrm station appearance nearby some 416
Hertz lower on 9899.584 kHz.
12.59:30 UT final annmt in English language by Christian,
and Shortwaveservice pause signal chimes / carillon play followed,
TX SWITCH OFF suddenly at 13.00:01 UT.
73 wolfie df5sx
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