Latest symbol  Antenna
Latest Packet:
Position Packet
Receive Time:
Latest Comment:
444.325+ PL 107.2 AllStar Node 27981 Echolink Node 312780
Receive Time:
(Received in latest packet)
Latest Position4:
34.4051666666667, -86.8005
Receive Time:
(Received in latest packet)
Nearby locations:
Falkville , United States 6.67 miles
Hartselle , United States 8.12 miles
Priceville , United States 9.87 miles
Cullman , United States 16.1 miles
Latest PHG6:
Power 81 W, Height 161 ft, Gain 9 dB omni
(Calculated range: 42.6 miles)
Packet frequency:
537s (Latest 10 packets)
Latest symbol
Search for WR4JW at QRZ.COM!

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Nearby stations/objects:
Symbol  NA4A B  (NA4A-S) 6.28 miles
Symbol  NA4A-B 6.28 miles
Symbol  W4HBO-5 6.97 miles
Symbol  147.24HSV  (K4PLT-2) 11.38 miles
Symbol  W4WBC-A 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC AD  (W4WBC-S) 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC-B 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC A  (W4WBC-S) 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC-C 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC C  (W4WBC-S) 12.64 miles
Symbol  W4WBC B  (W4WBC-S) 12.64 miles
Symbol  N4UAI-R 12.92 miles
Symbol  W4TFW-1 13.91 miles
Symbol  AK4B 15.67 miles

  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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