CQ 160 Meter CW Contest

CQ WW 160 Meter Contest

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CQ WW 160-Meter Contest CW

The contest consists of two separate events. The CW mode is held the final full weekend of January. The Phone mode is held the final full weekend of February.

Contest Dates and Quick Contest Information

CW: 2200Z January 24 to 2200Z January 26

SSB: 2200Z February 21 to 2200Z February 23


OBJECTIVE:

For amateurs around the world to contact other amateurs in as many U.S. states, Canadian provinces, and countries as possible utilizing the 160 meter band.

BAND USE:

1810–2000 kHz in ITU Region 1. 1800–2000 kHz in ITU Regions 2 and 3. All entrants are encouraged to spread out as much as possible, obeying frequency restrictions and power limits for their own country. Any violations of the ITU band use may result in disqualification.

EXCHANGE:

RS(T) and state for U.S., province for Canada, and CQ Zone for DX. Note: Zones are location indicators only and do not count for multipliers.

DEADLINES FOR LOG SUBMISSIONS ARE 5 DAYS!

Please read full CQWW 160m Contest Rules

Entry Statistics

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