Adelaide South Australia
Grid Locator PF95
35 South 138 East
ALL TIMES UTC
SWL Call VK5001SWL

September 15th 2016

Sunrise 2051z Sunset 0835z

F 85 A 8 K 3 No Storm SN 24 B1.3 322km/s Solar
Wind 15.0 p/cc IPS

Aurora Forecast 41.03GW at 0250z

10M Asian Intruders 0138 a few S4.
28.292.30 NH6HI/b 0159 weak F2 , 0241 weak F2.
28.209.60 KV6Q/b 0206 weak F2 , last heard June 6th 2016.
28.495 WH6WI Hawaii 0214 , btw weak to fair , CQing , 20 TEC Units at 40 degrees South.
28.298 V73TEN/b 0254 weak F2

7.190 KL7V 0812 5x6 , OH .

September 16th 2016

F 84 A 7 K 2 No storm SN 12 B1.0 310km/s Solar
Wind 0248z

7.161 F6CTT 0645 btw weak to fair , longpath , CQing.

September 17th 2016

F 84 A 3 K 2 No storm SN 13 A7.4 333km/s Solar
Wind 0138z 15.0 p/cc IPS

28.228 ZL3TEN/b Back On Air , de ZL3MF , via VK Logger

28.228 ZL3TEN/b > Reports to mikezl3mf@gmail.com

21.205 K5KT 0355 5x6 Loud , CA , DM03.
21.205 VK7XX 0355 weak.
21.205 ZL1ANF 0357 5x4.
21.205 VK8LLA 0406 5x4.
14.185 VI6BLT50 0645 , btw weak to fair.
14.227 VK8GM 0647 5x6 , Alice Springs.

September 18th 2016

F 80 A 4 K 3 No Storm SN 14 A9.0 355km/s Solar Wind
0405z 10.0 p/cc IPS

21.205 BV2WL 0114 weak.
21.205 9M2GOH 0114 btw weak to fair.

28.244 WA6APQ/b 0342 weak F2 , last heard June 6th 2016.
28.292.30 NH6HI/b 0348 weak F2.
28.280 K5AB/b 0401 weak F2 , last heard June 1st 2016.
28.475 JI1HAC 0407 5x6 CQ , TEP , last heard May 17th 2016 on 10M phone.
10M Asian Intruders 0426 S3.

14.218 CP5HK 0442 5x6 , 0520 5x6, Bolivia , Cochambamba , FH72 , 13707km at 153 degrees , wkg VK7.
Was 12.48am local time in Bolivia , last heard on 15M Phone February 12th 2012 , only second time in
my log.

14.225 EA6ALW 0639 5x6 , IOTA EU004.
7.198 F6CTT 0641 4x4 , longpath , wkg VK2.

3.796 JH1HDT 1316 btw weak to fair , rare night that the DX Window has not been plagued by what i
think is
Sea Surface Radar from China PRC.

September 19th 2016

F 83 A 8 K 3 No Storm SN 47 A9.2 344km/s Solar
Wind 0138z

28.298 V73TEN/b 0126 549 F2 , 0225 559 F2.
10M Asian Intruders 0212 S4.
28.268 VK8VF/b 0224 439 F2.

14.200 7Z1RR 0529 5x4 , LL02 , 12072km , new in my log.

7.185 TO5FP 0803 3x3 , Saint Pierre and Miquelon , IOTA NA032 , GN16 , 18195km , 46 degrees North.
New Band , difficult log due to TVI.

September 20th 2016

F 83 A 10 K 5 03z K 4 06z K 4 09z K 4 12z Minor G1
Storm SN 56

B1.2 652km/s Solar Wind 0500z Aurora Forecast 37.89GW at 0140z

10M Asian Intruders 0028 band very busy , btw weak to fair, 0106 many S6 , 0346 few btw weak to fair ,
0508 a few btw weak to fair.
28.268 VK8VF/b 0038 weak F2 , 0108 weak F2.

33.0Mhz JA data pager 0040 S4.
33.300Mhz JA SKYiMET Tokyo 0041 , btw weak to fair.

29.825Mhz 0043 Rtty , Timor Sea , S6 with Preamp 2 on the R75

0045z 40 TEC Units at Darwin , 10 degrees South, peaking at 45 TEC Units at 0204z

21.256 VK4CDL 0135 5x4 F2 , usual JA sched.
18.125 K1IED 0148 5x4 CT , last heard on 17M phone , April 30th 2016, wkg ZL.
14.203 7Z1RR 0519 btw weak to fair.
14.328 4X4IO 0522 weak , longpath.

September 21st 2016

F 85 A 19 K 4 03z Minor G1 Storm SN 32 B1.5
601km/s Solar Wind 2208z

10M Asian intruders 0049 , btw weak to fair.

14.190 SP9E 0624 5x5 , visiting USA Op , Homecall NE8Z , wkg another SP Station.
7.150 FK8HA 0630 4x4 , first time I've heard him on 40M phone.
18.127 9M2IDJ 0857 5x5 briefly , IOTA AS097 , OJ02 , 5658km , West Malaysia , gone at 0904z* faded out.

September 22nd 2016

F 86 A 10 K 2 No Storm SN 35 B2.0 518km/s
Solar Wind 2328z

Equinox Today , 11.51pm local Adelaide Time , we are still on Standard Time , go to DST October
2nd 2016.

I for one don't like DST , yet we have 6 months of it !!!!!!

0113z 10M > 20M Phone bands , silent.
0219z 10m > 20M Phone bands , still silent , blank.

14.205 NH6Y 0414 btw weak to fair , only Station on 20M Phone
14.235 OH2K 0627 5x4 , QTH Espoo , Club Station , KP20 , 60 degrees North , only second time in my log.
14.205 EA8CCQ 0758 btw weak to fair , Gran Canaria , IOTA AF004 , IL28 , 22624km , at 80 degrees,
longpath.

September 23rd 2016

F 85 A 4 K 2 No Storm SN 30 B1.6 441km/s
Solar Wind 2210z

10M Asian Intruders 0046 weak F2 , 0219 weak F2.

33.0Mhz JA data pager 0544 S5 TEP.
33.300Mhz JA SKYiMET 0554 , bit better than weak.
32.900Mhz Asian FMn 0556 5x4.

14.217 SV8/IW0HQU/p 0617 weak, longpath.
14.238 E51JD 0620 weak.
7.150 EA5CTE 0623 5x4 , longpath , wkg VK.
7.133 VK3TKK/p 0626 5x9 , VKFF-0213 Grampians National Park

18.135 5W0VC 0827 5x5 briefly , IOTA OC097 , AH46 , 5481km . Western Samao, mostly bit better than
weak.

14.188 7Y9GH 0840 btw weak to fair , on my local Sunset , Cap Tanes Lighthouse , ARHLS ALG-018 , JM16 ,
36 degrees North , i either get North Africa or South Africa with nothing in between !!! , long gone
are the days
with longpath from West Africa , Bamako on the 9Mhz Broadcast bands was always regular here , along with
Nigeria on 7Mhz Broadcast bands longpath , same on 15Mhz.

21.265 P29LL 0855 btw weak to fair wkg JA.
18.144 AN400R 0909 btw weak to fair , IN52 , Spain , felt lucky to hear this , bit surprised actually.

73 de David Vitek

Adelaide South Australia
Grid Locator PF95
35 South 138 East
SWL Call VK5001SWL