New 40-Meter Astronomy Net

Brian Webb, KD6NRP, in Ventura County, California is in the process of putting together a weekly astronomy/space discussion group (net) on ham radio beginning Sunday April 1, 2007.

Topics:
Astronomy, astronmical observing, astronomical events, telescopes and accessories, solar-terrestrial interaction, non-military space activities, high altitude amateur balloons, high altitude amateur rockets, radio astronomy, etc.

Date/Time:
Sundays, Noon to 13:00 Pacific Time

Frequencies:
7,247.0 kHz (primary)
7,230.0 kHz (secondary)
7,212.0 kHz (tertiary)

Note that the above frequencies are all in the general class portion of the band.

Geographic Coverage:
California, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona