Global 24 Radio*, transmitting from Okeechobee, Florida (USA), was logged on 6 November 2014. News, advertisements at the top of the hour for Universal Radio, "The Kelly Alexander Show" and Raoul Van Hall's Berlin Wall segment of "The Rock Pile" was monitored from 00.00 to 01.30 UTC.
Reception on 9.395 kHz at 00.00 UTC was (SINPO) 45444 -- good signal strength with slight fading and atmospheric noise. Reception at 00.30 UTC was severely degraded to 24322 due to increased atmospheric noise, long fades and some QRM from a French language station. Reception stabilised after 01.05 UTC to 34433.
Transmission of Global 24 Radio presently cannot be received with clear and audible strength directly in Malaysia. In fact, since Global 24 Radio commenced operation I have monitored their signal daily. Reception consistently seems to be detected best during grey-line -- around 22.00 to 22.30 UTC. Unfortunately this is limited solely to a carrier signal; audio simply cannot break through. It is a pity because the frequency is relatively free of interference. Overall SINPO is 24331 in Malaysia using a Tecsun S-2000 linked to a 13 meter elevated 1/4 wave aerial; whereas in the Netherlands reception is remarkably better.
*Logged using remote SDR receiver at University of Twente, the Netherlands
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