WXSat 2.5

A simple to use application for radio amateurs.
WXSat - From the main window of WXSat you can load a satellite image and preview it.
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WXSat decodes the signals in the  APT format from NOAA, Meteor, Okean, Resurs, Meteosat and GOES Satellites (AM) with a Soundcard. WXSat can decode also FM-Fax for decoding facsimile-signals transmitting via shortwave.

Main features:

  • NORAD SGP4/SDP4 prediction models
  • 20 000 satellites can be loaded from TLE file(s) (auto: PC/Unix, 2/3 line)
  • ALL of them can be tracked at the same time
  • Sun and Moon tracking
  • full screen, presentation modes
  • supported screen resolutions from 640x480
  • Real-time mode / Simulation mode (free time control)
  • advanced passes & Iridium flares search engine (results printing)
  • miscellaneous options of visualisation
  • nightlife (dark color scheme for night usage)
  • orbit info
  • notes for each object
  • radar
  • easy, flexible interface
  • database of cities around the world
  • database of satellite frequiencies
  • PC clock synchronization via NTP
  • Internet TLE updater (with ZIP support) via HTTP
  • rotor/radio control (built-in or user's driver support)
  • Windows screen saver included
  • translations supported

last updated on:
November 6th, 2008, 1:49 GMT
file size:
613 KB
license type:
developed by:
Christian H. Bock
operating system(s):
Windows All
C: \ Internet \ Other Internet Related
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WXSat - The Recording dropdown menu of WXSat enables you to choose the start tone to start with.
What's New in This Release:
  • Better compatibility
  • Corrections in the PLL algorithm
  • Corrections in the bitmap format (now 256 colors)
  • Better handling of bitmap/wave file directories
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