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2019-04-10 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 03/28/2019 - 01:34
Date: Wednesday Apr 10, 2019
Time: 8:53 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 20°
Approach: 18° above WSW
Departure: 11° above S

ARISS Seeks Hosts for Ham Radio Contacts with Space Station Crew Members

ARRL News - Wed, 03/27/2019 - 11:53

Starting on April 1, Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) will accept applications from US schools, museums, science centers, and community youth organizations (working individually or together) interested in hosting contacts with orbiting crew members on the International Space Station (ISS). Contacts will be scheduled between January 1 and June 30, 2020.

Each year, ARISS pr...

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3Y0I Bouvet Island DXpedition “Postponed, Not Canceled”

ARRL News - Wed, 03/27/2019 - 10:12

The 3Y0I DXpedition to Bouvet Island (Bouvetøya) is off, at least for now. The skipper of the MV Atlantic Tuna determined it was not safe to continue its voyage to the remote Antarctic island after the vessel suffered some damage from severe storm conditions. The DXpedition had expected to arrive on the island on March 26 and be on the air by month’s end.

“The captain of the MV Atlantic Tuna had...

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Colorado ARES Volunteers Muster for “Bomb Cyclone” Winter Storm

ARRL News - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 12:53

Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES®) volunteers in Colorado stepped up as a mid-month “bomb cyclone” winter storm struck the state, with heavy rain shifting to heavy snowfall. The storm affected several states and led to significant flooding in Nebraska. Parts of Colorado recorded winds of nearly 100 MPH and record-low barometric pressure readings. ARES teams in Colorado began preparations ...

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ARES Helps Iowa Water Utility to Resolve RFI Issue

ARRL News - Tue, 03/26/2019 - 11:53

Des Moines (Iowa) Water Works (DMWW) uses secure radiotelemetry to monitor various remote-site parameters to alert staff to problems. Earlier this year, DMWW experienced periodic and sometimes total failure of the radio system. After no solution could be found, staff reached out to various resources, including the FCC. Polk County ARES also was brought in, and eight operators assembled to track...

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2019-03-25 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Monday Mar 25, 2019
Time: 9:29 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 17°
Approach: 15° above NW
Departure: 11° above NNE

2019-03-26 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Tuesday Mar 26, 2019
Time: 8:39 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 22°
Approach: 21° above NW
Departure: 11° above NNE

2019-03-26 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Tuesday Mar 26, 2019
Time: 10:16 PM
Duration: less than 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 11°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 11° above NNW

2019-03-27 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
Time: 9:25 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 12°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-03-28 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Thursday Mar 28, 2019
Time: 8:34 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 15°
Approach: 14° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-03-28 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Thursday Mar 28, 2019
Time: 10:11 PM
Duration: less than 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 11°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 11° above N

2019-03-29 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Friday Mar 29, 2019
Time: 9:20 PM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 11°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-03-30 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Saturday Mar 30, 2019
Time: 8:29 PM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 12°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-03-30 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Saturday Mar 30, 2019
Time: 10:07 PM
Duration: 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 14°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 14° above N

2019-03-31 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Sunday Mar 31, 2019
Time: 9:16 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 12°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NE

2019-04-01 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Monday Apr 1, 2019
Time: 8:25 PM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 11°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-04-01 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Monday Apr 1, 2019
Time: 10:02 PM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 20°
Approach: 11° above NNW
Departure: 20° above N

2019-04-02 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:34
Date: Tuesday Apr 2, 2019
Time: 9:11 PM
Duration: 4 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 16°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 13° above NE

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