MONITORING RESEARCH FROM MELBOURNE
Solar Activity remains very low – 10.7 cm Solar Flux down to 73, Daily Equivalent Sunspot Number dropped to 9.
This has meant a reduction in spectrum usage for transmissions across darkness or semi-darkness paths on frequencies above about 12 MHz.
This summary of notable frequency occupancies was made here in Melbourne on November 22 2017, across the timee span 1900 to 2000.
5920 KOREA REP. V. of Freedom, Korean
7315 UAE RTI-Dhabbaya French
7315 FRANCE RTA-Issoudun Arabic (co-channel UAE)
9515 GERMANY VOA-Biblis Kurdish
9580 USA (Long path) R. Biafra via WRMI English
9600 MADAGASCAR V. of People of Somalia, Talata, Somali
9635 FRANCE RFI-Issoudun French
9645 CHINA CRI-Kunming French
9835 MALAYSIA RTM-Kajang, Malay relay Domestic FM Network
9840 AUSTRIA AWR-Moosbrunn Hausa
6040 IRAN From *1920 English
6090 CRI-Urumqi Romanian
6090 ETHIOPIA R. Amharic, Amharic (co-channel CHINA
9335 PHILS VOA-Tinang Korean from *1930
9485 VATICAN NHK-SMG English
9625 JAPAN NHK-Yamata from *1930 English
9850 FRANCE AWR-Issoudin Ibo