Logbook

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

March 22nd 2017

Sunrise 2057z Sunset 0853z

F 71 A 26 K 4 0z K 4 03z K 4 06z K
4 12z K 4 15z K 4 18z

K 4 21z Minor G1 Storm SN 12 A2.8 Solar
Wind 665km/s at 0712z

28.265 VK4RRC/b 0417 weak Es , QG62 , 1630km.

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

Just a note from from my last log , the Solar Flux on March 9th 2017 of 71 is the lowest Solar Flux
since June 20th 2007 ,
when it was 66 .

March 11th 2017

Sunrise 2048z Sunset 0908z

F 71 A 12 K 2 No Storm SN 0 A1.5
Solar Wind 432km/s at 0742z

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

March 4th 2017

Sunrise 2042z Sunset 0917z

F 78 A 22 K 5 03z K 5 06z Minor G1 Storm
SN 36 A4.7

Southern Hemisphere Auroral Forecast 42.38GW at 0630z Solar Wind 702km/s at 0551z

21.285 N6QQ 0155 weak F2 , phone , California , only North American heard this morning.

28.490 VK4CZ 0208 5x6 Es , QG62 , 1608km.
28.292.20 NH6HI/b 0216 439 F2 + Es , last heard February 4th 2017.

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

February 21st 2017

Sunrise 2032z Sunset 0931z

F 81 A 10 K 2 No Storm SN 25 B1.2
Solar Wind 457km/s at 2150z

28.270 VK4RTL/b 0040 weak Es , 1051 339 Es.
28.490 VK4KUS 0108 5x5 Es , 0220 5x4 Es , QG64 , 1735km.

21.275 XX9D 0228 weak , OL62 , 6851km.

28.298 V73TEN/b 0332 weak F2.
10M Asian Intruders 0333 weak multi F2 , 0729 between weak to fair , only a few.

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

February 15th 2017

Sunrise 2027z Sunset 0937z

F 75 A 2 K 1 No Storm SN 15 A6.2
Solar Wind 301km/s at 0259z

14.165 ZS3Y 0435 5x4 wkg VK3 , first sign of ZS in quite awhile.

28.265 VK4RC/b 0728 very weak Es , QG62 , 1630km.
28.270 VK4RTL/b 0830 439 Es.

7.180 OZ8BV 0838 5x9 , longpath , JO55 , 55 North , 24653km , last heard on 40m phone October 17th 2016.

February 16th 2017

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

February 8th 2017

Sunrise 2020z Sunset 0944z

F 72 A 7 K 2 No Storm SN 11 A6.3
Solar Wind 507km/s at 2303z

28.265 VK4RC/b 0000 weak Es , 0104 539.

50.284 VK4RSC/b 0101 549 Es , 0132 569 , 0235 still 549 , 0301 569 , 0345 still there , 0404 549 ,
0435 539.
50.058 VK4RGG/b 0058 539 Es , QG62 , 1605km.

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

February 1st 2017

Sunrise 2013z Sunset 0950z

F 76 A 24 K 5 0z K 5 03z K 4 06z K
4 15z K 5 18z

Minor G1 Storm SN 42 A7.4 Solar Wind 742km/s at 0247z

Auroral Forecast for Southern Hemisphere > 59.46GW at 0140z , been awhile since its been that high.

Sun presently 17 Degrees South.

28.265 VK4RC/b 0128 weak Es.

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

January 26th 2017

Sunrise 2007z Sunset 0954z

F 85 A 6 K 4 18z K 4 21z No Storm SN
46 B1.4

Solar Wind 371km/s at 0950z 20.0 p/cc density at 0950z > IPS

14.265 9M2RK 1338 5x4.

28.264 VK6RWA/b 0150 weak Es.
28.262 VK2RSY/b 0944 weak Es.

50.288 VK2RHV/b 0947 439 Es , briefly.

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

January 17th 2017

Sunrise 1958z Sunset 0957z

F 78 A 2 K 2 No Storm SN 24 A6.9
Solar Wind 319km/s at 0100z

7.162 IW3IBK 1614 5x7.
7.152 MM0EAX 1616 5x5 , CQ Asia , last log on 40M Phone March 25th 2005 , longpath.

28.270 VK4RTL/b 0018 weak Es , 0629 339 Es.

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

January 11th 2017

Sunrise 1953z Sunset 0959z

F 73 A 10 K 3 No Storm SN 0 A6.2
Solar Wind 535km/s at 2345z

28.262 VK2RSY/b 1429 549 Es , 2317 439 , 0015 549 , 1027 539.
28.270 VK4RTL/b 1431 439 Es , 2317 439 , 0015 549 , 0148 539 , 0249 439 , 0600 539 , 0738 339 , all Es.
28.470 VK2QA 2324 5x4 Es , QF56 , 1161km, new band.