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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

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

Relative Frequencies (3.8 Mhz) Display All

3.850.000 YFR Vladivostok
3.750.000 CRI Beijing
3.745.000 BBC Rampisham
3.765.000 VAT Ponte Galeria
3.700.000 RNW Wertachtal
3.810.000 TOM Nauen
3.810.000 DTK Wertachtal
3.700.000 RNW Issoudun
3.680.000 CVC Tashkent
3.580.000 CRI Beijing
3.640.000 ALR Shijak
3.965.000 Radio Taiwan International Issoudun
3.720.000 YFR Skelton
3.820.000 DTK Wertachtal
3.640.000 RDP Lisbon-Sao Gabriel
3.720.000 CRI Kashi
3.765.000 TWR Agana
3.670.000 CNR Urumqi
3.670.000 CVC Juelich
3.580.000 NEW Sofia

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