Quadrantids 2020

Interesting conditions? Post DX alerts here. Please use this forum for FM, TV & OIRT DX alerts ONLY!
Post Reply
Posts: 2224
Joined: 07 Oct 2014 00:40
Location: Near Lobatse, Botswana

Quadrantids 2020

Post by pe1etr »

Almost forgot this one!

Maximum: January 4, 08h20m UT (λ⊙ = 283 .◦15),
ZHR = 120 (can vary ≈ 60 − 200);


Tim Bucknall
Posts: 3290
Joined: 01 Oct 2014 14:55
Location: Now stranded in Congleton

Re: Quadrantids 2020

Post by Tim Bucknall »

its heating up...
haven't identified anything yet
Rx: Burkhardt Reuter RDR54D1, Elad FDM-S2, Airspy HF+ w/ HS Publications 6 Element R3 -R5 Yagi on rooftop rotator V/H polarization options. Pira P275 RDS analyser

Posts: 1595
Joined: 07 Oct 2014 16:49

Re: Quadrantids 2020

Post by daveB »

I managed to record from the evening of the 3rd to the evening of the 4th - with a couple of hours gap in the early hours of the 4th. Much of the time I beamed east.

The hourly rate was well under 100/hr at the most intense time - but were quite productive for identifiable signals. Logs can be seen on FMList
Location: Sittingbourne, Kent JO01ji
SDRPlay, AirSpyMini, RTL dongles, ST311, Yamaha TX930. 5 ele yagi 20ft agl - 70 deg. FM5 - 80 deg, 5.1 Yagi 16ft agl - 120 degFM5 -180 deg. Vert 3-ele Moxon - 80 deg. Shielded magnetic loop 0.1-200 MHz - 10 ft agl

Post Reply

Return to “DX Alerts (FM)”