Monday, September 21, 2015

YF1AR/0 OC-177 Panggang Island - Seribu Islands


IOTA OC-177 Panggang Island - Seribu Islands
New Island for OC-177
September  24-26,2015
05°44'S 106°36'E OI34hg CQ28 ITU 54

Panggang Island is the capital of Kelurahan Pulau Panggang. The island is densely populated with fishing villages, extremely packed that the residences extend to the sea. The building is much less developed and less facilitated as opposed to Pramuka Island.[26]

Seribu Islands District Administration is an administrative district in the Region of Jakarta, Indonesia. Its territory covers an archipelago in the Bay of Jakarta.

The county seat is located at Pramuka Island who started work as the county seat since 2003. There are two District in the Seribu Islands District of South Seribu Islands and the District of North Seribu Islands.

South Seribu Islands sub-district oversees three villages namely Tidung Island Village, Pari Island Village , and Untung Java Island Village . Sub-district of North Seribu Islands are also in charge of three villages namely Kelapa Island Village , Harapan Island Village , and Panggang Island Village.

Seribu Islands district has a population of approximately 20,000 inhabitants spread over eleven small islands uninhabited. Among the eleventh island of Untung Java Island, Pari Island, Lancang Island, Tidung Large Island, Tidung Small Island, Pramuka Island, Panggang Island, Harapan Island, Kelapa Island, and the Sebira Island. In addition to the uninhabited islands, there are also several islands that serve as tourist island, such as Bidadari Island, Onrust Island, Kotok Large Island, Puteri Island , Matahari Island , Sepa Island, and so on.



Radio Yaesu FT 450D with tuner IC-2AH power 100W
Antenna Vertical Dual Bander 5/8 20M and 5/8 15M for 10-15-20-40-80 band
Mode mainly on Phone as well as on CW n Digital
QRV 10m - 80m band

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Panggang Island antenna
using dual bander 43ft and 30ft vertical antenna and IC-2AH

Panggang radio
Radio FT450D

Main jetty Panggang island - Seribu Islands 

sunrise and sunset at Panggang island - Seribu islands

Special Thanks
thank you very much for hospitality Mr Samiun @ Panggang Island