Good sigs on 17 MHz this morning from Melbourne in our pre-sunrise window, 1630 to 1700, dominated by long path propagation from Europe, Middle East, and Africa, and short path from Asia.
Of particular note was the super-strong signal from KVOH on 17775.
This is the Summary, of Dec 23, 2013:
17560 S. ARABIA Arabic
17640 ASCENSION BBC English to 1700*
17670 INDIA English
17715 SPAIN Spanish
17755 SPAIN Spanish
17775 USA KVOH Spanish
17790 ASCENSION BBC English to 1700*
17800 UAE DW-Dhabbaya Amharic
17830 ASCENSION BBC English
17870 S. AFRICA BBC-Meyerton English to 1700*