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Thursday, July 18, 2024

18 July 2024
*2*

16:53 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometwers @ 1640ut GOES 16, 107nt, GOES 18, 102nt

16:53 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1642ut 334km/s, PHI 109, Density 2.09p/cm3

16:26 WW8II-BRUCE: There is a flare in progress that started at 1608 ut and peaked @ 1620 C7.48.   There are currently 16 active sunspots


18gev_20240718_15212024/07/18 15:21:0015:33:0015:29:00C4.6S08E18 ( 3751 )
19gev_20240718_15402024/07/18 15:40:0015:55:0015:49:00C6.2S07E18 ( 3751 )
20gev_20240718_16062024/07/18 16:06:0016:38:1416:20:00C7.5N23E36 ( 3754 


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, K5HFG 1642, KØAWU 1644, KGØVL 1646, WW8II 1648

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX - Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 549 no SW some qrn louzy day for locals

16:42 KW4DE-DARRELL: W4DEX cw 599 with some qsb

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: weak visual trace, stronger second minute.

16:43 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:43 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG - Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K5HFG 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:44 KW4DE-DARRELL: K5HFG cw not heard today

16:45 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX cw 329 with short fades into noise

16:46 K5HFG-DON: K0AWU no detect

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:47 KW4DE-DARRELL: K0AWU cw not heard

16:48 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: no CW heard, good visual detection. Peaks around 13db with QSB.

16:48 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:48 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL START 4db, 0-4db, 2-4db, 0-2db, at 1 MIN 0-2db,5-0db, 0-det, 0-6db, at END 0-det

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL det-3db, det-3db, quick QSB, 0, 0, 1 min 2-3db, 0, 0, det??, EOT 0

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW no signal detected

16:48 KW4DE-DARRELL: KG0VL cw not heard today

16:50 K5HFG-DON: WW8II no detect

16:50 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START -- 0, 0-det, 0-det, 0, at 1 MIN 0-det, det, 0-det, 0-det, at END 0-det

16:50 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW weak visual detection on both rx antennas

16:50 KW4DE-DARRELL: WW8II cw not heard

16:51 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II all detections were weak.  The 
strongest was 1:15-1:30

16:51 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: no CW heard, bright visual detection for full duration. Peaked 16db above the noise level.

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Received at KGØVL:


SSB Reports:
16:31 WA4LDU-JOE: no ssb here

16:38 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB detectable, no copy

16:38 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53

16:38 W4DEX-DEX: WA1AC SSB 42 on several peaks

16:41 KW4DE-DARRELL: WA1AC ssb S4 on peaks, up and down------KP2AE, K4CSO, WA4LDU, no ssb copy today

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Wednesday, July 17, 2024

17 July 2024
*2*

Solar Wind Speed: 368 km/sec
Solar Wind Magnetic Fields: Bt 5 nT, Bz -3 nT
Noon 10.7cm Radio Flux: 242 sfu


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, K5HFG 1642, KØAWU 1644, KGØVL 1646

16:41 K5HFG-DON: W4DEX no detect

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 KW4DE-DARRELL: W4DEX cw 599, no significant fading, distant lightning spikes beginning to show

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 549 no real SW another poor day for locals

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:43 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: no CW heard, bright visual trace with peaks to 10db.

16:44 K0AWU-BILL: K5HFG -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 KW4DE-DARRELL: K5HFG cw not heard today, noise level beginning to rise

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K5HFG CW no signal detected

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: K5HFG: no signal detected

16:46 K5HFG-DON: K0AWU no detect

16:46 KW4DE-DARRELL: K0AWU cw not heard today

16:47 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:48 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: weak CW carrier heard, good visual detection. Peaked 14db above the noise with QSB

16:48 K5HFG-DON: KG0VL no detect

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW no signal detected

16:48 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL -- START 10db, 2-8db, 0-det, 0-10db, at 1 MIN 8-11db, 2-8db, 0-5db, 0-4db, at END 0-10db -- Crazy quick QSB

16:48 KW4DE-DARRELL: KG0VL cw not heard

Received at KGØVL:

Received at W4DEX:


SSB Reports:
16:37 KP2AE-JOE: had some SW from w4dex 5min ago now none

16:37 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB detectable

16:38 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53

16:40 KW4DE-DARRELL: K4CSO , KP2AE , neither have usable ssb signals today

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Tuesday, July 16, 2024

16 July 2024

*2*

16:24 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar flux 233, A-index 6. K-index 2

16:32 WW8II-BRUCE: There was a X2.0 peaked @ 1326ut solar activiby is now comming down off that peak currently C3.5

16:35 WW8II-BRUCE: There is a mga coronal hole at the top of the sun northern part

16:48 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640ut GOES 16, 115nt, GOES 18, 103nt

16:49 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1636ut 374km/s, PHI 79, Density 11.14p/cm3



CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, KGØVL 1642, WW8II 1644

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, det-2db, 1 min 0, det, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 549 no SW still bad day for locals

16:44 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: good visual detection, peaks around 6-8db with QSB

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL 2db, 3db, 3-4db, det, 1 min 3, 5db, 0, det, EOT 3-4db

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW not heard, nothing the first minute, weak visual but building up during last minute

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, fair visual with fade into the noise during middle of transmission and near eot

16:47 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: no CW heard, bright and solid visual detection. Peaked 12-14db above the noise.

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Received at KGØVL:





SSB Reports:
16:42 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB better than recently but still poor copy

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Monday, July 15, 2024

15 July 2024
*2*

16:51 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers again in CALIBRATION MODE so 1500 ut Goes 16 121, GOES 18, 103nt

16:52 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1642ut 308km/s, PHI 206, Density 3.87P/cm3



20gev_20240715_16112024/07/15 16:11:0016:22:0016:17:00C4.6S12W60 ( 3738 )


CW Reports:
KG0VL-JEFF: 2 minute CW schedule: W4DEX 1640, KØAWU 1642, KGØVL 1644, WW8II 1646

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:42 KP2AE-JOE: w4dex 559 no SW now louzy local prop

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, det??,0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 KG0VL-JEFF: W4DEX: no CW heard, bright visual detection. Peaks around 8db above the noise.

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, det, 0, 0 EOT det

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: KG0VL -- START 0, 0-det, 0-det, 0-det, at 1 MIN 1-2db, 0-1db, 2db, 0-det, at END 1db

16:46 WW8II-BRUCE: KG0VL det, det, 3db, 4db, 1 min 6db, 0, det, det-2db, EOT 0

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: KG0VL CW no signal detected

16:46 KG0VL-JEFF: KØAWU: no CW heard, good visual detection. Peaked 15db above the noise.

16:48 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II -- START det, 0, 0, 0-det, at 1 MIN 0, 0, 0, 0-det at END 0-det

16:48 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, good visual most of first min, then into the noise, weak at eot on loop only

16:49 KG0VL-JEFF: WW8II: no CW heard, bright visual detection. Peaks 16db

Received at W4DEX:

Received at KGØVL:

SSB Reports:
16:33 W4DEX-DEX: KP2AE SSB detectable, no copy

16:33 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53, the normal groundwave signal

16:36 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO reports W4DEX brief S9 skywave peak

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Unusual pre-net reception

16:28 K0AWU-BILL: I will beacon at 16:29 for 1 min

16:30 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU det, det 3db 5db, det

16:30 W4DEX-DEX: A trace of K0AWU here!
 Slightly better on vertical rx than loop rx antenna

1068.3 miles





Sunday, July 14, 2024

14 July 2024
*2*

16:30 WW8II-BRUCE: A C5.0 in area 3738 start 1609, peak 1615, End 1619utc

16:49 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1640 GOES 16, 120nt, GOES 18, 110nt

16:50 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind @ 1640 ut 281km/s, PHI 247, Density 2.39p/cm3


18gev_20240714_14372024/07/14 14:37:0014:44:0014:39:00C4.4S12W47 ( 3738 )
19gev_20240714_16092024/07/14 16:09:0016:19:0016:15:00C5.0S12W46 ( 3738 )
20gev_20240714_16192024/07/14 16:19:0016:33:0016:28:00C5.5S12W47 ( 3738 )


CW Reports:
WW8II-BRUCE: 2 min CW W4DEX 1640, K0AWU 1642, WW8II 1644

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX det?, det?, 0, 0, 1 min 0, det?0, det-2db, 2-3db, EOT 0

16:42 K0AWU-BILL: W4DEX -- Nothing heard or detected with SpecLab

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: K0AWU 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0 heavy crashes

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: K0AWU CW no signal detected

16:46 K0AWU-BILL: WW8II START 0, 0, 0, 0, at 1 MIN 0, 0, 0, 0, at END 0

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard. Fair visual on both rx antennas. Slightly better on vertical today
 
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SSB Reports:
16:33 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53, the usual groundwave

16:33 WA4LDU-JOE: no ssb detected

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Saturday, July 13, 2024

13 July 2024
*2*

16:23 WW8II-BRUCE: M Class activity started 1503 peaked around M1.96 and still @ 1614ut M1.04

16:47 WW8II-BRUCE: Magnetometers @ 1630ut GOES 16, 108nt, GOES 18, 102nt

16:47 WW8II-BRUCE: Solar wind A1635ut 312km/s, PHI 318, Density 2.37p/cm3



CW Reports:
16:39 WW8II-BRUCE: 2 min CW TEST schedule W4DEX 1640, WY3T 1642, WW8II 1644
16:41 KB8UGP-GARY: I hear someone on CW very faint (W4DEX,
287.8 mi)


16:42 WY3T-TIM: W4DEX cw no copy/detect

16:42 WW8II-BRUCE: W4DEX 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:42 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX 339 - S3 with S5 QRN - faded to noise last 10sec

16:44 W4DEX-DEX: WY3T CW no signal detected

16:44 WW8II-BRUCE: WY3T 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 min 0, 0, 0, 0, EOT 0

16:46 W4DEX-DEX: WW8II CW not heard, very weak visual only on loop rx antenna

16:46 WY3T-TIM: WW8II cw no copy/detect

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: WY3T cw no detect

16:46 WA4LDU-JOE: WW8II cw no detect

Received at W4DEX:


SSB Reports:

16:31 WA4LDU-JOE: W4DEX SSB no copy

16:32 W4DEX-DEX: K4CSO SSB 53 groundwave

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