HamSphere 4.0 Contest Calendar
NameHamSphere 4.0 CIS & Baltic May Day contest
DescriptionContest dedicated to International Labour Day - great holiday in all over the world.

ModeUSB or LSB
Bands10, 15, 17, 20, 30, 40, 60 m
Group A:Europe
Group B: Asia
Group C: North America and South America
Group D: Africa and Oceania

1st places in every groups will receive 30 HS credits
2nd places in every groups will receive 20 HS credits
3rd places in every groups will receive 10 HS credits

Repeated QSOs with the same operator are valid on every new band.

Do not forget about 15 minutes rule. 15 minutes must have passed before you can contact the same op on a different band.

Final result (see Score Calculation below for deails) will be total sum of points for valid and confirmed QSOs (see QSO points for details) multiplied by sum of multipliers from every band according to the country list below

Russia (European) RU
Russia (Asiatic) RU
Armenia AM
Azerbaijan AZ
Estonia EE
Georgia GE
Kaliningrad 1K
Kazakhstan KZ
Kyrgyzstan KG
Latvia LV
Lithuania LT
Moldova MD
Tajikistan TJ
Turkmenistan TM
Ukraine UA
Uzbekistan UZ
Belarus BY
Poland PL
Sweden SE
Finland FI
Denmark DK
Germany DE
Aaland islands AX
Norway NO
Market Reef 1M

You can work operators from all over the world (not only CIS and Baltic but all the others as well)
Score CalculationTotal points (total points for distance + total extra points for Baltic&CIS QSOs) x (Total multipliers for every new worked CIS and Baltic countries (sum of multipliers from all bands) + 1)

+1 is for cases, if operator did not work with any CIS and Baltic country and territory, to avoid multiplication by zero
Max Power100 Watts
ExchangeRS + Serial numbers (starting from 001)
QSO Points1 point per QSO (0-500km)
2 points per QSO (500km-2500km)
3 points per QSO (2500km-5000km)
4 points per QSO (5000km-10000km)
5 points per QSO (10000km-)

Additional 10 points extra for each QSO with operators from CIS and Baltic countries and territories
Extra infoMultipliers: Every new CIS and Baltic country on every new band
Start date UTC2017-05-06 00:00
End date UTC2017-05-06 23:59
Log deadline UTC2017-05-07 23:59