[amsat-bb] Fwd: [aprsisce] Re: Eclipse Umbra Path [1 Attachment]

Scott scott23192 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 25 03:29:12 UTC 2017

Hello Bob!

You're more than welcome to use the image that I included with a tweet on
eclipse day if it's useful to you:


... it was obtained from:


... where I often check to see if there are any balloons in my area that I
might be able to receive on 144.390.


-Scott,  K4KDR


On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 11:20 PM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:

> My HT on a rubber duck just north of Georgia picked up 12 APRS balloons
> during the eclipse  .
> When I got home, I counted 244 APRS Balloons on Eclipse day on FINDU.COM.
> Subtracting out the 96 from other parts of the world that day left 148 over
> the USA.  But looking at the map, I only could find about 46 along the
> track?  Where were the others?
> I cant get a plot of all the USA ones since the filters on APRSFI wont work
> that big.
> Looking for someone who can plot all the APRS balloons that day on one map?
> Mark, KE6BB posted a plot of all the "Flight" symbols during the eclipse.
> Most are balloons, but a few aircraft mixed in as well.  But Ill have to
> post it on a web page to share it with the group.
> Bob, WB4APR
> __._,_.___

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