APRS symbols

The following APRS symbols is currently supported. Please note that the description of each symbol is based on a combination of the version 1.1 spec. and the version 1.2 spec. from www.aprs.org (and on usages that we have found to be common).

In this list we include all primary symbols, all default alternate symbols, all overlayed alternate symbols that has a specified description and all overlayed alternate symbols that is used by some station.

C1 T2 Type Icon Description Stations3
+ \ Alternate Symbol +\ Church 0
, / Primary Symbol ,/ Scout (Boy Scout) 0
, \ Alternate Symbol ,\ Scout (Girl Scout) 0
- / Primary Symbol -/ House (VHF) 0
- \ Alternate (supports overlay) Symbol -\ House (HF) 0
- 5 Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -5 House (50 Hz mains power) 0
- 6 Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -6 House (60 Hz mains power) 0
- B Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -B House (Backup Battery Power) 0
- C Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -C House (Ham club) 0
- E Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -E House (Emergency power) 0
- G Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -G House (Geothermal) 0
- H Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -H House (Hydro powered) 0
- O Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -O House (Operator Present) 0
- S Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -S House (Solar Powered) 0
- W Alternate (with overlay) Symbol -W House (Wind powered) 0
. / Primary Symbol ./ X 0
. \ Alternate Symbol .\ Unknown Position 0
/ / Primary Symbol // Red Dot 0
/ \ Alternate Symbol /\ Waypoint Destination 0
0 / Primary Symbol 0/ Circle (0) 0
0 \ Alternate (supports overlay) Symbol 0\ Circle 0
0 A Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0A Allstar Node 0
0 E Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0E Echolink Node 0
0 I Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0I IRLP repeater 0
0 S Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0S Staging Area 0
0 V Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0V Echolink and IRLP (VOIP) 0
0 W Alternate (with overlay) Symbol 0W WIRES (Yaesu VOIP) 0
1 / Primary Symbol 1/ Circle (1) 0
1 \ Alternate Symbol 1\ No Symbol 0
2 / Primary Symbol 2/ Circle (2) 0

  1. Symbol Code (the character found after the longitude in the APRS packet)
  2. Symbol Table ID (the character found between the latitude and longitude in the APRS packet)
  3. Number of stations/objects using this symbol the latest 24 hours (if station/object use several symbols only the latest used counts)
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