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Author Topic: Peskies on 5000 USB 2239 UTC 13 Jan 2019  (Read 302 times)

Offline Skipmuck

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Peskies on 5000 USB 2239 UTC 13 Jan 2019
« on: January 13, 2019, 2246 UTC »
First time I've heard peskies over the top of WWV.....Spanish and still going strong at 2246 UTC. One of them seems to be getting very agitated....
Still there at 2258 UTC
« Last Edit: January 14, 2019, 1824 UTC by R4002 »
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Re: Peskies on 5000 USB 2239 UTC 13 Jan 2019
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2019, 1823 UTC »
They seem to love the 5 MHz band too so hearing those Spanish speaking voices on a nice easy to remember frequency like 5000 kHz isn't too surprising.  I've logged them on 5555.5 kHz USB, 5530 kHz USB, 5150 kHz USB, 5510 kHz USB, 5095 kHz USB and 5540 LSB in the (recent) past, I'm sure there are plenty of others.  Nice catch and thank you for logging, Skip!
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