Distance records Africa

The list below shows the TOP 10 claimed African distance records on 472 kHz.

Regarding the modes, distinction is made between phone, CW, QRSS (including DFCW) and digi. WSPR is treathed seperately, for the continentals lists both the TX and RX distance records are noted.
QSO stands for complete two way contacts (exchange of callsigns, reports and confirmation). SWL stands for one way contacts, including cross band QSOs and incomplete two way contacts (in all cases at least copy of the full callsign is required). One way contacts will only be included in the lists if it exceeds the standing two way contact record.
WSPR reports can be claimed as one way contacts.

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QSO/SWL Stations DX (km) Remarks



QSO/SWL Stations DX (km) Remarks



QSO/SWL Stations DX (km) Remarks



QSO/SWL Stations DX (km) Remarks
 SWL  EB8ARZ (IL18UK)  I55387FI (JN52HX)   2899  2018-01-05 at 00:18 - EB8ARZ copied by I55387FI



QSO/SWL Stations DX (km) Remarks
 SWL  FR5ZX (LG78PU)  G3KEV (IO94SH)  9923  2017-01-12 at 00:10 - G3KEV copied by FR5ZX
 SWL  FR5DH (LG78PW)  G3KEV (IO94SH)  9915  2018-02-24 at 23:30 - G3KEV copied by FR5DH
 SWL  FR5ZX (LG78PU)  PA0A (JO33DE)  9511  2015-12-06 at 20:02 - PA0A copied by FR5ZX
 SWL  FR5DH (LG78PW)  PA0A (JO33DE)  9503  2017-12-27 at 21:34 - PA0A copied by FR5DH
 SWL  FR5ZX (LG78PU)  DL7FC (JN49IK)  9095  2015-10-30 at 23:54 - DK7FC copied by FR5ZX
 SWL  FR5DH (LG78PW)  VK5FQ (PF95GC)  8096  2019-09-13 at 15:36 - VK5FQ copied by FR5DH