Latest symbol  xAPRS (Unix)
Latest Packet:
Position Packet
Receive Time:
Xastir (software, Linux/Unix) by Open Source
Latest Forwarded:
Receive Time:
Latest Comment:
Black Swamp, Wood Co, Ohio
Receive Time:
(Received in latest packet)
Latest Weather:
Latest Position4:
41.341, -83.5495
Receive Time:
(Received in latest packet)
Nearby locations:
Bowling Green , United States 9.29 km
Bradner , United States 9.45 km
Pemberville , United States 10.72 km
Luckey , United States 13.24 km
Latest PHG6:
Power 25 W, Height 6 m, Gain 3 dB omni
(Calculated range: 12.79 km)
Packet frequency:
1440s (Latest 5 packets)
Latest symbol
Search for W8AN at QRZ.COM!

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Nearby stations/objects:
Symbol  W8AN-13 23 m
Symbol  WD8LEI 5.86 km
Symbol  K8TIH 8.91 km
Symbol  APRSD1G0 8.94 km
Symbol  WB8ZHU 10.93 km
Symbol  KA8MZJ 18.07 km
Symbol  DW0799 18.16 km
Symbol  KD8DWO 21.33 km
Symbol  W8KT-B 21.78 km
Symbol  W8KT B  (W8KT-S) 21.78 km
Symbol  N8XSF-1 23.92 km
Symbol  W8HHF B  (W8HHF-S) 34.53 km
Symbol  W8HHF C  (W8HHF-S) 34.53 km
Symbol  W8HHF-C 34.53 km
Symbol  W8HHF-B 34.53 km

  1. A packet is either recived from the regular APRS-IS servers or from the CWOP servers. Packets received from the APRS-IS servers are sent from ham radio operators, and packets received from the CWOP servers are sent from citizen weather stations.
  2. To get a better understanding of the APRS path I recommend reading the explanation written by wa8lmf.
  3. Used Aprs Device according to the APRS device identification database.
  4. Position accordning to the Google geocoding service, based on the reported latitude and longitude (if we get no valid position from the Google gecoding service we will show the latitude and longitude).
  5. This is the Maidenhead Grid Square Locator, used by ham radio operators to specify a location (using few characters).
  6. PHG stands for Power-Height-Gain (and directivity). The height is not the height above sea-level, it is the height above average terrain (HAAT = Height Above Average Terrain). PHG is used to calculate the relative RF range of a station. If this station has reported several positions or symbols the PHG data will only be used for the position and symbol used in the PHG-packet.
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In this tab we show all APRS packets of any packet type that has been added to the map.

In this tab we show APRS packets of type position that has been added to the map (note that any station may send a position packet).

In this tab we show all APRS packets of type object or item that has been added to the map.

In this tab we show APRS packets of type weather that has been added to the map (note that any station may send a weather packet, not only weather stations).

In this tab we show APRS packets of type direction finding, telemetry, message, query and status that has been added to the map.

Select date and time to show map data for (enter time for your locale time zone). The regular time length select box can still be used to select how old data that should be shown (relative to selected date and time).

*Note that the heatmap will still based on data from the latest hour (not the selected date and time).

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