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80 Meters (3.5 Mhz through 4 Mhz)

The 80 meter or 3.5 MHz band is a core amateur radio frequency band, allocated frequencies from 3.5 to 4.0 MHz in IARU Region 2, and generally 3.5 to 3.8 or 3.9 MHz in Regions 1 and 3 respectively. The portion of the band used for voice communications is sometimes referred to as "75 meters". One of the five original shortwave bands allocated to amateurs in 1926, 80 meters is the most popular band for regional communications networks through the late afternoon and evening hours. It is usually reliable for short to medium distance contacts, with average distances ranging from local contacts within 200 miles/300 km out to a distance of 1,000 miles/1,600 km or more, depending on atmospheric conditions.

Band Charts are for general information, please check your local band plan for operating privlages. For example; ARRL Band Plan or RSGB Band Plan.

Featured Frequencies

!! 443.600.000 W6MOW Salinas, CA
W6MOW Repeater located in Salinas, CA, United States operating on 443.6000 Mhz.
!! 927.900.000 N6TBQ Seaside, CA
N6TBQ Repeater located in Seaside, CA, United States operating on 927.9000 Mhz.
!! 147.180.000 W6WLS Felton, CA
W6WLS Repeater located in Felton, CA, United States operating on 147.1800 Mhz.

Relative Frequencies (3.8 Mhz) Display All

3.710.000 RCI Sackville
3.615.000 YFR Okeechobee, FL
3.975.000 Radio Budapest Jaszbereny
3.610.000 BBC Skelton
3.810.000 DTK Nauen
3.685.000 BBC Limassol
3.955.000 HCJB (Voice of the Andes) Jülich
3.745.000 TWR Kigali
3.610.000 BBC Limassol
3.870.000 VOR Moskva
3.840.000 YFR Juelich
3.630.000 CVC Tashkent
3.645.000 CRI Kashi
3.745.000 BBC Tashkent
3.775.000 ORF Sackville
3.735.000 IBB
3.650.000 VOR Sankt Peterburg
3.840.000 DWL Armavir
3.680.000 RFI Issoudun
3.710.000 DTK Nauen

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