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Author Topic: UNID 6970 USB 0059 UTC 18 Oct 2022  (Read 697 times)

Offline FalaHomma

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UNID 6970 USB 0059 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« on: October 18, 2022, 0114 UTC »
Sounds like sign-on tones or interval signals on loop
« Last Edit: October 18, 2022, 1149 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 01:11 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2022, 0115 UTC »
Loud signal of bells playing various tunes. Signal is S7.
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 01:11 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2022, 0117 UTC »
Definitely bells - I have them very loud too. Very weird.
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 0111 UTC 18 OCT 2022
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2022, 0118 UTC »
01:16 UTC - Loud and clear with the carillon interval signal.

The interval signals on 7000 LSB are far more entertaining.


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« Last Edit: October 18, 2022, 0124 UTC by ~SIGINT~ »

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Re: UNID 6970 USB 01:11 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2022, 0119 UTC »
Fair reception

0118 Bells/Electronic tones?  Does not sound like a song.
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 01:11 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2022, 0121 UTC »
S6 here with some static
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 01:11 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2022, 0128 UTC »
Starting 0108z on 6970 USB
Sounds like mimicking numbers stations chimes and intervals
0128z playing music now
VG copy via PA SDR, not so good via MD SDR. Might try outside with my portable after dinner.
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Re: UNID 6970 USB 0059 UTC 18 Oct 2022
« Reply #7 on: October 18, 2022, 1214 UTC »
SDR recording catch

0059 Radio Moscow interval signal
0110 Bells/chimes
0126 Music
0131 Off
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