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More of the same in the 6-9 MHz region this late afternoon/early evening.  Lots of Spanish and Portuguese voices on various frequencies in the fixed/mobile bands.  Presumed land-based comms although they could be maritime HF SSB operating out of band.  Considering how busy the 6 MHz and 8 MHz marine bands are right now it would make sense.

7865.5 kHz USB (the OM seems closer to 7865.6 kHz USB), OM and YL having a QSO
7900 kHz USB - weak QSO in Spanish, very difficult to make much out at the moment

7790 kHz USB 7.790 MHz USB - OM and YL talking, some distortion, weak
7793.5 kHz USB 7.793.5 MHz USB - OM and YL talking, YL reading several series of numbers, then "wooo!" and the OM replied with "awww yeah!" - OM talking about issues with the car and cost of repairs at 2207 UTC.  Sounds like a husband and wife having a QSO?  Possibly land-based "radiotelephone" networks - there are several other frequencies nearby that are also active. 

Both 7790 USB and 7793.5 USB are just outside the splash from the WRMI blowtorch shortwave broadcast signal on 7780 kHz.

Received via the COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border

Peskies / 6282 kHz USB OM and YL QSO 2202 UTC 19 Feb 2019
« on: February 19, 2019, 2202 UTC »
6282 kHz USB 6.282 MHz USB - HF marine SSB frequency active with an OM and a YL having a QSO.  Weak, but there.  Possibly fisherman talking to his wife back home.  Received via COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border. 

Peskies / 6220 kHz LSB Portuguese Language 2200 UTC 19 Feb 2019
« on: February 19, 2019, 2201 UTC »
Mixing with QRM from 6215 kHz USB and 6215.5 kHz USB, all three frequencies are busy right now...6215 USB is the 6 MHz marine calling/distress frequency but is heavily used by Latin American fishing fleets as a home channel or chat channel.

6 MHz is busy this evening.  Receiver is the COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border.

Peskies / 6212 kHz USB English Speaking Fishermen 1710 UTC 19 Feb 2019
« on: February 19, 2019, 1716 UTC »
Sounds like New England accents, some salty language...one of the two operators seems closer to 6212.1 kHz.  Talking about hypothermia at 1715 UTC.

Marine traffic fishing fleets Gloucester or similar locations in MA.  "fuckin' guys" and similar phrases heard often.  6212 kHz USB 6.212 MHz USB 6212 USB 

27255 kHz 27.255 MHz 27258 27253 USB LSB via COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR

FSK data signals, at least two different stations (going by difference in signal strength) with some QRM from AM CB traffic down in the noise at 1700 UTC (1200 noon local time) COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border.  The band seems closed at this time so I am presuming this is the same 27.255 MHz data link FSK data burst network logged back in December.

Peskies / 17330 kHz USB Spanish Language 1655 UTC 18 Feb 2019
« on: February 18, 2019, 1657 UTC »
17330 kHz 17.330 MHz USB -

OM speaking Spanish rapidly...can only hear one side of the QSO at the moment.  Noted activity on 16 MHz and 17 MHz late this morning on the US east coast.  Received via COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border just shy of 1700 UTC.

13, 18, 22, cambio!

OM reading numbers in Spanish on 14500 kHz USB 14.500 MHz USB outbanders or freebanders or maybe more fishing fleets.  "uno trenta cinco, cambio!" (1 30 5, over).  At least three different stations chatting away on 14500 USB, sometimes talking on top of each other, which lends itself to the typical pesky profile.  No engine noise or anything else heard in the background, could be land-based transmissions.  The proximity to 20 meters also lends itself to maybe these are radio amateurs operating out of band....

Received via COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border.

Peskies / 9218 kHz USB UNID Spanish Language 1550 UTC 18 Feb 2019
« on: February 18, 2019, 1552 UTC »
9218 kHz 9218 USB 9.218 MHz USB SS OMs, pretty weak but this doesn't sound like air traffic control to me.  Presumed fishing fleets or freebanders/outbanders.  SIO 222 via COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border

Peskies / 8756 kHz USB Talkative Fishermen 1545 UTC 18 Feb 2019
« on: February 18, 2019, 1548 UTC »
Spanish speaking traffic on 8756 kHz 8.756 MHz USB voice.  SS OMs, with some slash QRM from the USCG WX broadcast on 8764 kHz USB.  SIO 333 or so.  Sounds like South American fishing fleets in the 8 MHz band this morning.   The more talkative of the two OMs is reading several series of two-digit numbers "vente uno, trenta dos, gambio!" etc...the other station simply replies that he receives him.  Could be something like GPS coordinates

Received via the COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR on the CT/MA border.

Utility / Yachtman's Net 8146 kHz USB 2235 UTC 8 Feb 2019
« on: February 08, 2019, 2236 UTC »
Two OMs talking with minor QRM, talking about charts and sat images of "deep water" and "at noon you can really see the deep dark water" "we tried that back in '13" - very good signals for both stations on the COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR.  Minor QRM from other marine traffic, presumably.  Propagation conditions to the Caribbean seem to be very favorable at the moment.

7958 kHz LSB 7.958 MHz LSB,

Heard several English words, including "roger" "safari" and then a mention of Sao Paulo...(possibly Brazilians!) - "con el radio" - this might be Portuguese...then back to English

"hello, brotha" at 2230 UTC.  "you can be in contact" "maybe we catch up in a bit and all that?" "come by"

Receiver is the COMMSIGMA KiwiSDR

Peskies / 7737.7 kHz USB Correcto Correcto 2226 UTC 8 Feb 2019
« on: February 08, 2019, 2227 UTC »
7737.7 kHz USB, OM talking about "los gringos" and other banter, political talking...then a YL replied and the OM started talking about la familia.    YL asking how the children are doing...this guy likes saying "correcto"...YL corespondent is considerably weaker, but readable. 

Peskies / 7803 kHz LSB Julia y Roberto?? 2223 UTC 8 Feb 2019
« on: February 08, 2019, 2225 UTC »
7803 kHz 7.803 MHz LSB voice, SS Spanish speaker.  OM talking about Julia, Roberto, and Fernando.  Second station is possibly Fernando.  Very good signals at 2223 UTC tune-in time.  Lots of stations in the 7-8 MHz region this evening, probably good propagation south of the border down through the Caribbean and South America right now.

"how you doin' today, Carla?"

7822 kHz LSB, 7.822 MHz LSB UNID out of band net

Carla - "oh, you're so funny..." (maybe Carla is Carma? Carmela? - hard to be sure...)

2216 UTC - OM and YL continue their conversation, Caribbean accents noted.  Another island peskie frequency, mon

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