UPDATE

Here is a list of all the frames collected by radio-ham community and sent to us: you can use these audio files and images to see what to expect when receiving [email protected] from space… Keep on helping us!

Link to CONTEST WINNERS

Catch [email protected] signal !

Once deployed into orbit, [email protected] will begin transmitting signals to Earth approximately 30 minutes after activation. Signals can be picked up by anyone with common amateur radio equipment. You can send the recorded signals (audio and/or waterfall) and TLM packets via email ([email protected]).

TLE (updated on 18/02/2019 from CELESTRAK):
[email protected]
1 41459U 16025D 19049.21958876 .00001427 00000-0 76983-4 0 9997
2 41459 98.1104 129.6825 0169842 43.5254 317.9231 15.05097186154428

[email protected] downlink features:
Status: LAUNCH ON 25/04/2016
Primary telemetry downlink: 437.485 MHz, 1200 Baud, AFSK, AX.25, 500mW
Transponder beacon: 437.485 MHz, CW, 500mW
TX interval (nominal): 2 min
Destination: “ALLALL”
Source: “[email protected]
Callsign: alias E-STAR-II
TLM DECODING SOFTWARE: link (v1.2 – updated on 19/05/2016)
Additional info on the TLM packet are provided into the following document

Here you can find a guide created by K4KDR & PE0SAT with some additional info to decode the TLM packet. Japanese version is created by JA0CAW.
What your reporting email should contain:
Your name
Callsign
Location
Time for receiving signal
Audio
Waterfall (if available)
Signal decoded
Few lines about your equipment
For more information about the [email protected] mission please see the dedicated page.

UPDATE 19/05/2016

Here is a list of all the frames collected by radio-ham community and sent to us: you can use these audio files and images to see what to expect when receiving [email protected] from space… Keep on helping us!

In red, the first frame received. Files will be uploaded as soon as possibile.

date time (UTC) callsign file I/Q image
19/05/16 5:49:29 IW1DTU link
17/05/16 5:49:42 IW1DTU link
16:37:23 DK3WN link

link audio
16/05/16 17:04:15 IQ1RY (GCS)
22:53:06 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:55:06 Morehead State University link

link audio
22:57:05 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:59:04 Morehead State University link

link audio
23:01:02 Morehead State University link link

link audio
23:03:02 Morehead State University link

link audio
23:05:00 Morehead State University link

link audio
15/05/16 21:45 JA0CAW link
13/05/16 12:13:15 Morehead State University link link

link audio
12:15:15 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:56:59 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:58:59 Morehead State University link link

link audio
23:00:59 Morehead State University link

link audio
23:02:55 Morehead State University link link

link audio
23:04:54 Morehead State University link

link audio
12/05/16 16:33:19 CAMRAS link

link audio
16:35:17 CAMRAS link

link audio
16:37:17 CAMRAS link

link audio
16:39:15 CAMRAS link

link audio
16:41:15 CAMRAS link

link audio
16:45:12 CAMRAS link

link audio
22:55:26 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:57:29 Morehead State University link link

link audio
22:59:29 Morehead State University link

link audio
11/05/16 5:47:23 IQ1RY (GCS)
5:49:23 IQ1RY (GCS)
5:51:23 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:23:00 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:25:00 IQ1RY (GCS)
15:00:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
15:04:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
15:02:46 PA3FXB
15:04:46 PA3FXB link

link audio
15:06:46 PA3FXB link

link audio
15:08:45 PA3FXB link

link audio
10/05/16 7:17:55 PE0SAT link link

link

link audio
7:19:55 PE0SAT link

link audio
7:21:55 PE0SAT link

link audio
7:25:55 PE0SAT link

link audio
morning pass CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
15:03:33 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:06:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:08:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:10:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:12:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:14:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:16:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
evening pass CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
CAMRAS link

link audio
09/05/16 5:48:21 IQ1RY (GCS)
5:50:21 IQ1RY (GCS)
08/05/16 14:59 PA3FXB link
15:03:10 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:32:12 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:34:12 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:36:12 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:38:12 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:40:12 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:09:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:11:45 IQ1RY (GCS)
07/05/16 07:15 PA3FXB link
7:52 IQ1RY (GCS)
evening pass Morehead State University link link

link
21:44 JA0CAW link
21:45 JA5BLZ link

link audio

link audio
06/05/16 5:43:37 DK3WN link link

link
5:45:38 DK3WN
5:47:39 DK3WN
5:49:39 DK3WN
5:45:38 IQ1RY (GCS) link
5:47:39 IQ1RY (GCS)
5:49:39 IQ1RY (GCS)
5:57:39 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:19:38 IQ1RY (GCS) link
7:21:38 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:23:38 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:25:38 IQ1RY (GCS)
7:27:38 IQ1RY (GCS)
15:05:42 PA3FXB link
16:37:19 PE0SAT link link

link audio
16:39:19 PE0SAT link

link audio
16:34:30 IQ1RY (GCS) link
16:36:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:38:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:40:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:08:50 IQ1RY (GCS) link
18:10:50 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:12:50 IQ1RY (GCS)
evening pass Morehead State University link link

link

link
21:44 JA0CAW link
05/05/16 5:48:03 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
5:48:03 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
5:48:07 IW1DTU link link
7:20:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
7:22:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
7:24:08 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
16:33:30 IQ1RY (GCS) link
16:35:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:39:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
16:41:30 IQ1RY (GCS)
18:12:55 IQ1RY (GCS) link link
18:14:55 IQ1RY (GCS) link
evening pass Morehead State University link

link

link
04/05/16 5:45:22 IW1DTU link
5:47:22 IW1DTU link link
8:36:32 JA1GDE link
16:32:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
16:34:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
16:40:03 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
16:42:01 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
16:38:09 PE0SAT link
18:07:30 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
18:09:30 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
18:13:32 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
21:45 JA5BLZ link

link audio
03/05/16 5:46:11 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
5:48:08 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
5:50:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
7:21:30 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link

link audio
7:23:33 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link

link audio
7:25:31 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link

link audio
18:06:45 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
18:08:45 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
18:10:44 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
18:12:43 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
18:14:43 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
21:51:34 JA0CAW link
02/05/16 5:45:42 IQ1RY (GCS) link link
5:47:42 IQ1RY (GCS) link
5:49:40 IQ1RY (GCS) link
5:45:22 DK3WN link link
5:47:21 DK3WN
5:49:21 DK3WN
7:21:15 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
7:23:15 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
7:25:15 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
8:32:27 JA1GDE link

link audio
16:34:06 PE0SAT link link

link audio
16:36:05 PE0SAT link

link
16:38:05 PE0SAT link

link audio mp3

link audio
16:34:06 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link audio
16:36:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
16:38:05 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link audio
18:05:40 IQ1RY (GCS) link link

link
18:07:40 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link
18:09:40 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link
18:15:40 IQ1RY (GCS) link

link
01/05/16 morning pass PE1ITR link
morning pass PE1ITR link link

link
5:47:50 IQ1RY (GCS) link link
7:23:19 IQ1RY (GCS) link link
8:26:46 JA1GDE link
18:06:29 PE1ITR link link
30/04/16 8:29:34 JA0CAW link

link
18:09:52 PE0SAT link
18:11:52 PE0SAT
18:13:54 PE0SAT
18:17:54 PE0SAT
29/04/16 7:23:26 IW1DTU link link

link audio
15:03:40 PE0SAT link
16:34 IZ1ANZ link audio
28/04/16 14:14 Georgia Tech link link
15:00 PE0SAT link
15:02 PE0SAT
15:04 PE0SAT
16:33:34 IW1DTU link link

link audio
16:35:34 IW1DTU link
16:30 PE0SAT link
16:37:32 DK3WN link
18:09:12 IW1DTU link
18:11:09 IW1DTU link
27/04/2016 14:59:03 PE0SAT link link
15:01:03 PE0SAT
15:03:03 PE0SAT
15:05:00 PE0SAT
15:07:02 PE0SAT
16:34:40 PE0SAT link link

link
16:36:40 PE0SAT
16:38:40 PE0SAT
16:40:40 PE0SAT
16:42:40 PE0SAT
26/04/2016 5:40:58 DK3WN link full file link

link frame(extracted by IW1FNW)

link frame(extracted by IW1FNW)
5:42:58 DK3WN
5:45:00 DK3WN
5:47:00 DK3WN
5:49:02 DK3WN
9:19 PY4ZBZ n/a link

link
16:37:30 PE0SAT link link