In January or February 2016.
The reception location was mostly in Valparaiso - Chile and the receiver was his DE1121.
kHz / time(UTC) / country / station and comments
530 0200 CHL (Chile)
Valparaiso location? Station – nothing
listed in 2016 WRTH. Good level.
Ad is SS for Cunard ship Queen Victoria
540 1115 ARG (Argentina)
Radio Nacional Ushuaia is the most likely
Candidate, 25 kW.
ID as ‘Radio Nacional’,Heard in Valparaiso.
540 1200 Unknown
Weak Latin heard from ship, maybe
540 1250 ARG
Ushuaia 25 kW, studio and transmitter
in Rivadavia Street.
560 0200 ARG?
No Chilean station listed here. ID heard as
‘Radio Nacional’, likely contender is LRA13(Call sign) Bahai Blance Valparaiso
570 1115 ARG
No ID but most likely is Radio Argentinas,
590 0920 CHL
CD59 10 kW, Radio Pingüino (Penguin) Punta
590 1000 CHL
Radio Chilena Heard whilst in Punta Arenas
600 0200 CHL
Radio Vida Nueva, Santiago. Fair with
religious talk and mentions of Vaticana in Valparaiso 0200 UTC is 7.00 am local
620 2100 ARG
Radio Nacional Resistencia 25 kW LRA26, ID
as Radio Nacional Resistencia” at Camp Patagonia, Torres del Paine, approx..400
klms north of Punta Arenas.
620 0930 ARG
Weak Argentinian, LRA26 Radio Nacional Resistencia,
which is the most likely candidate given our proximityan explorer ship at Pia
Glacier. No ID heard
630 1115 CHL
Radio Stela Maris, CB63, 10 kW, Valparaiso.
Heard in Santiago and Valparaiso heard at 0200 and 1115 UTC. ID ‘Radio Stella Maris’.
640 1300 ARG
Radio Nacional. Heard //620 kHz, 630 kHz,
660 1115 CHL
Radio UC Santiago CB66. Strong, heard in
680 0300 ARG
Radio Nyquil, Mendoza ID as ‘Radio Nyquil
Mendoza’Heard in southern Chile whilst on Patagonia exploration cruise ship MV
Stella Australis. Mendoza is close to the southern border between the 2
690 1115 CHL
Presumed Radio Santiago, no ID heard, many mentions
of Santiago. Heard in Valparaiso and Santiago.
700 2100 CHL
CD70A. ID as 'Radio Magallanes' in Punta Arenas
and here at Patagonia Camp just 400 km from Punta Arenas. According to our
trekking guide who lives in Punta Arenas there are about 10 MW AM stns (mainly
news) in the city.
710 0300 ARG
Radio Nacional. Good ID 'Por Nacional Radio
Diez Buenos Aires'.
Only reasonable modulation and short breaks intransmission.
720 2100 ARG
LRA, very powerful so likely Mendoza. Great
listening, accordion music, singing and applause. Sounded like talent show. Time
pips on the hour '….. por laRadio Nacional …'.
730 2100 ARG
Either Radio Nacional Catamarca LRA27, or
Santa Rosa LRA3. Had football commentary // with 640, 670, 680, 710, 720, 740 and 780 kHz
730 1115 CHL
Radio Coorperativia, Valparaiso CB73,
massive signal, heard in Valparaiso,10 kW
760 1115 CHL
Radio Coorperativia, Santiago CB76 50 kW
massive signal, heard in Valparaiso.
ID simply 'Coorperativia'.
780 0930 CHL
Radio Sago, CD78, 10 kW Osoma. Not too far
from current ship location.
780 2100 ARG
Radio Nacional, LRA10, massive signal, 7 kW
whilst in Ushuaia. LRA Stations have time pips on the half hour (in addition to
the hour) and this assists country identification.
780 2100 ARG
Radio Nacional LRA10 10 kW, Ushuaia. Heard
from Cape Horn and onwards to Ushuaia.
780 2100 CHL
CD78 Radio Sago, 10 Kw Osovnu about 100 km from
their overnight base.
800 1120 CHL
Radio Maria, Valparaiso. Religious network
station.Heard with church service, and ID as “Radio Maria”. heard in Valparaiso.
820 0500 CHL
ID as 'Caribnos Radio ….' .and 'Radio
Carabineros de Chile, Santiago'. 24 hour 3/2
840 1120 CHL
Radio Portales, Valparaiso. High life music
program, heard in Valparaiso
870 1130 ARG
radio Nacional, Buenos Aires, LRA1 100 kW.
Main network RAI station, heard in Valparaiso, and widely in other locations
(Santiago, Punta Natales, Punta Arenas, Torres del Paine, Ushuaia)
880 0600 CHL
Radio Colo Colo, Santiago. Talkback phone
in px about cinema.
900 2145 CHL
Radio Vina del Mar, good level with Spanish talks. Easily heard from Valparaiso, as next city on the Pacific coast to Valparaiso,
just 5 klms. away.
No ID heard but presumed this station.
940 2120 CHL
Radio Valentin Letelier, CB94. 1 kW
Valparaiso. ID as above ‘Radio Valentin Leelier’ with wonderful music, hear in Valparaiso
960 2315 CHL
Radio Polar CD96, 10 kW Punta Arenas.
Walked past the studio for this station in main Street of Punta Arenas.
This city is located on the Brunswick Peninsula, is among the largest cities in the entire Patagonian Region. It is roughly 1400km (881 miles) from the coast of Antarctica.
980 1400 CHL
CB98 Valparaiso 5 kW. Listed as inactive by
2016 WRTH but still here. Football cmmentary.
1020 1300 ARG
LRA, Radio Nacional. Mentions of Ushuaia
and Santa Fe. Pips on the half hour. Networked px //620, 670 kHz and other
1070 1300 ARG
LRA ID as 'Radio Nacional Argentina'
1090 1200 the US
ID as 'ESPN Radio San Diego', and 'Mighty
Radio', network station heard with ads and commentary news.
1100 1400 CHL
CB110 BBN Radio, 10 kW Vina del Mar, next
city to Valparaiso.
1170 0930 CHL
Radio Nartales, Puerto Nartales. 5 kW CD117
1180 2100 CHL
CB118, Radio Portales, Santiago 50 kW Pops
px, some fading, station logged in Valparaiso. This Santiago px not //to Radio
Portales (Valparaiso) on 840 kHz.
1190 0400 ARG
2 UNID ARG stations mixing, Radio America
Buenos Aires, & Radio Nacional San Miguel de Tucuman.
1210 1110 CHL
Radio Valparaiso, ID 'La Musica en
Valparaiso' and into an Elvis Presley song. Very strong in Valparaiso
1260 0920 CHL
CD126. 10 kW Radio Maria, Punta Arenas.
Their Chilean walks guide said there are about 10 AM MW stations in Punta
1270 1100 CHL
Radio Festival, Vina del Mar. Very good
level with SS hi-life mx. ID 'Radio Festival' in Valparaiso.
1340 0400 CHL
Radio Colo Colo, Valparaiso, CB134, 10 kW
very good level with ballads.
1380 0400 CHL
CB138, Radio Corporacion, Santiago 50 kW
and heard well in Valparaiso.
1380 1200 Unknown
Based on previous noting, this could be
Radio Corporación, Santiago 50 kW.
1500 0420 CHL
CD150 1 kW Radio Tierra del Fuego
(Porvenir). ID as 'Tierra del Fuego radio'. Porvenir is just
across the sea channel from Punta Arenas.
1530 1200 the US
KFBK, Sacramento, CA the US, 50KW.
Radio KFBK' An old favorite Heard in many DX locations over the decades in Australia.
Other the US based stations heard with
English accent but not identified (too weak) include, 1120, 1140 (KHTK Sacramento?),
1150, 1200, 1280, 1440 kHz
1600 0600 CHL
Radio Nuevo Tiempo, Santiago. 250 W CD1670,
heard with ballads and pop mx whilst in Santiago.
A range of Argentine stations. Difficult to
identify as many on same channel. Need to look at map for guidance against
Their Torres del Paine ‘Camp Patagonia’ is
only 50 km. from the Chile/ Argentine border.
Frequencies of ARG Stations for further
investigation include, 560, 580, 600, 630. 640, 690, 710, 730, 740, 760, 780,
830, 840, 930, 960, 1000,1020, 1110, 1150, 1160, 1170, 1200, 1220, 1260, 1270,
1280, 1360, 1370, (these channels heard between 1200 to 1700 UTC)
the port of Valparaiso (from Wikipedia)
the location (from Wikipedia)