1 December 2023

On June 14th APA radio meteor scatter station detected a persistent and widespread “cloud” of debris for about 75 minutes after the 20:30 UTC. In the video below is it possible to see how the backround noise rises highlighting the reflection of the timed GRAVES transmitter carrier.

In the next image is clearly evident the change of the scatter at that time:

widescatterLast year, on July 22nd, a similar wide and weak signal was detected from home station. Will it be a cyclical event? We’ll wait for the end of July to see if is possible to detect again these echoes.