End of European Loran-C transmissions¶
With the end of 2015 the european Loran-C stations all shut down, here are some snapshots of what VLF Looks like from Denmark on the first day of 2016.
Anthorn 6731 slave¶
I guess the english Loran-C station is running fashionably late, even though they did announce it would be shut down.
Russian Chayka chain (GRI=8000)¶
Saudi chain (GRI=8830)¶
I’ve never been able to lock this, but the signal is clearly there (after the red marker dot)
VLF from 0-200 kHz¶
The big loran-hump at 100kHz is gone.
Here is how it looked some years ago:
Rugby timesignal at 60 kHz¶
DCF77 timesignal at 77.5 kHz¶
DCF6NM’s Loran-C view¶
Screen-shot from DCF6NM’s LORAN-C grabber:
Notice the test-transmissions from Wildwood in USA.