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Callsign
Country
Continent
Status
CQ Zone
ITU Zone
Information
Capital
GMT
1A
Sovereign Military Order of Malta
EU
DXCC
15
28
Unofficial prefix (IA0KM)
1
1B
AS
20
39
(CYPRUS - unofficial) 
0
1M
Minerva Reef
OC
DELETED
32
62
Minerva Reef. Unofficial prefix. Deleted 1972 now counts A3 
-12
1S
Spratly Is
AS
DXCC
26
50
Unofficial prefix, + various other e.g. 9M6, 9M0, BV9S
7
1SL1A
EU
14
28
Sealand. Unofficial prefix. Not DXCC. Disputed territory.
1
1X
AS
Unofficial prefix CHECHNYA (not DXCC (yet))
GROZNY
0
1Z
AS
26
49
KAREN STATE [East Burma] Unofficial prefix - not DXCC also XZ9
0
2
England
EU
14
27
United Kingdom
0
2A
Scotland
EU
DXCC
14
27
Class B (Special prefix 1999)
EDINBURGH
0
2C
Wales
EU
DXCC
14
27
Class B (Special prefix 1999)
CARDIFF
0
2D
Isle of Man
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
DOUGLAS
0
2E
England
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
LONDON
0
2I
Northern Ireland
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
BELFAST
0
2J
Jersey
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
ST. HELIER
0
2K
EU
14
27
UK. Millennium Celebrations Jan. 2000 only (used Engl. Scot. Etc.)
0
2M
Scotland
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
EDINBURGH
0
2S
Scotland
EU
DXCC
14
27
Class A (Special prefix 1999)
EDINBURGH
0
2T
Scotland
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence (Special prefix 1999)
EDINBURGH
0
2U
Guernsey
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
ST. PETER PORT
0
2W
Wales
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence
CARDIFF
0
2X
Wales
EU
DXCC
14
27
Class A (Special prefix 1999)
CARDIFF
0
2Y
Wales
EU
DXCC
14
27
Novice Licence (Special prefix 1999)
CARDIFF
0
3A
Monaco
EU
DXCC
14
27
1
3B
Mauritius
AF
DXCC
39
53
PORT LOUIS
4
3B
Canada
NA
DXCC
OTTAWA
-5
3B6
Agalega & St. Brandon Is
AF
DXCC
39
53
Agalega Is. (VQ6 pre 1969)
(Agalega Is.)
4
3B7
Agalega & St. Brandon Is
AF
DXCC
39
53
Cargados Carajos (St.Brandon Is)
(St. Brandon Is.)
4
3B8
Mauritius
AF
DXCC
39
53
(VQ8 pre 1969)
PORT LOUIS
4
3B9
Rodriguez Is
AF
DXCC
39
53
(VQ8 pre 1969)
4
3C
Equatorial Guinea
AF
DXCC
36
47
(Fernando Poo) (EA0 pre 1969)
MALABO
-1
3C
Canada
NA
DXCC
OTTAWA
-5
3C0
Pagalu
AF
DXCC
36
52
(Annobon I.)
-1
3D/R
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
12
3D2
Fiji
OC
DXCC
32
56
Rotuma I. and Conway Reef share this prefix
SUVA
12
3D2AG
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D2AM
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2AP
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D2CA
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2CI
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
12
3D2CR
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2CT
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2CU
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2HL
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2RJ
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D2VT
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2WV
Conway Reef
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1990)
12
3D2XR
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D2XV
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D2XX
Rotuma I
OC
DXCC
32
56
(after May 1989)
10
3D6
Swaziland
AF
DXCC
38
57
prefix 3D6 used pre 1988, now 3DA
MBABANE
2
3DA
Swaziland
AF
DXCC
38
57
(ZS7 pre 1969 - 3D6 pre 1988)
MBABANE
2
3DM
Swaziland
AF
DXCC
38
57
MBABANE
2
3E
Panama
NA
DXCC
7
11
PANAMA CITY
-5
3F
Panama
NA
DXCC
7
11
PANAMA CITY
-5
3G
Chile
SA
DXCC
SANTIAGO
-4
3G0
Easter Is
SA
DXCC
12
63
-7
3G0X
San Felix Is
SA
DXCC
12
14
and San Ambrosia Is
-5
3G0Z
Juan Fernandez
SA
DXCC
12
14
-4
3H
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3I
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3J
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3K
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3L
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3M
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3N
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3O
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3P
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3Q
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3R
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3S
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3T
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3U
China
AS
DXCC
BEIJING
8
3V
Tunisia
AF
DXCC
33
37
TUNIS
1
3W
Vietnam
AS
DXCC
26
49
HANOI
7
3X
Guinea
AF
DXCC
35
46
(7G pre 1967)
CONAKRY
0
3Y
Bouvet Is
AF
DXCC
38
67
also Peter I Is and Norwegian Antarctic Bases share prefix
(Bouvet Is)
0
3Y/B
Bouvet Is
AF
DXCC
38
67
also Peter I Is and Norwegian Antarctic Bases share prefix
(Bouvet Is)
0
3Y/P
Peter I Is
AF
DXCC
12
72
(after Jan. 1987)
-6
3Y0PI
Peter I Is
AF
DXCC
12
72
(after Jan. 1987)
-6
3Y1EE
Peter I Is
AF
DXCC
38
67
(after Jan. 1987)
-6
3Y2AQ
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
0
3Y2GV
Peter I Is
AF
DXCC
38
67
(after Jan. 1987)
-6
3Y9YBA
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
0
3Z
Poland
EU
DXCC
15
28
Special Call
WARSAW
1
4A
Mexico
NA
DXCC
6
10
MEXICO CITY
-6
4B
Mexico
NA
DXCC
6
10
MEXICO CITY
-6
4C
Mexico
NA
DXCC
6
10
MEXICO CITY
-6
4D
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4E
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4F
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4G
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4H
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4I
Philippines
OC
DXCC
27
50
MANILA
8
4J
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
(ex UD6)
BAKU
4
4J
European Russia
EU
DXCC
16
MOSCOW
3
4J1
Malyj Vysotskij Is
EU
DXCC
16
29
3
4J2
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
Nakhichevan
BAKU (Nakhichevan)
4
4K
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
This prefix previously used by USSR
BAKU
4
4K
European Russia
EU
DXCC
16
MOSCOW
3
4K0
Russian Arctic floating bases
0
4K0
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
(Russian Bases)
0
4K1
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1A
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
39
69
(Russian Base) Molodezhnaya, Enderby Land
0
4K1A
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1B
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
69
(Russian Base) Mirny, Guillaume II Coast
0
4K1B
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1C
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
70
(Russian Base) Vostok-2, Wilkes land
0
4K1C
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1D
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
38
67
(Russian Base) Novolazarevskaya, Princess Astrid Coast
0
4K1D
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1E
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
69
(Russian Base) Komomolskaya, Wilkes land
0
4K1F
South Shetland Is
SA
DXCC
13
73
(Russian Base) Bellingshausen, King George Is.
0
4K1F
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1G
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
30
70
(Russian Base) Leningradskaya, Ots Coast
0
4K1G
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1H
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
32
72
(Russian Base) Russkaya, Mary Bird Land
0
4K1H
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1J
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
13
73
(Russian Base) Druzhnaya, Princess Astrid Coast
0
4K1J
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1K
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
69
(Russian Base) Komomolskaya, Wilkes land
0
4K1K
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1L
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
69
(Russian Base) Pioneerskaya, Reine Mary Coast
0
4K1L
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K1ZZ
Antarctica
AN
DXCC
29
69
(Russian Base) Mirny, Guillaume II Coast
0
4K1ZZ
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
BAKU
4
4K2
Azerbaijan
AS
DXCC
21
29
Nakhichevan
BAKU (Nakhichevan)
4
4L
Georgia
AS
DXCC
21
29
(UF pre 1994) 4L Prefix previously used by USSR
TBILISI
4
4M
Venezuela
SA
DXCC
9
12
CARACAS
-4
4M0
Aves Is
NA
DXCC
8
11
-4
4N
Yugoslavia
EU
DXCC
15
28
BELGRADE
1
4O
Yugoslavia
EU
DXCC
15
28
BELGRADE
1
4O8
Yugoslavia
EU
DXCC
15
28
Kosovo
BELGRADE
1
4P
Sri Lanka
AS
DXCC
22
41
Ceylon (VS7 pre 1949)
COLOMBO
5.5
4Q
Sri Lanka
AS
DXCC
22
41
Ceylon (VS7 pre 1949)
COLOMBO
5.5
4R
Sri Lanka
AS
DXCC
22
41
Ceylon (VS7 pre 1949)
COLOMBO
5.5
4S
Sri Lanka
AS
DXCC
22
41
Ceylon (VS7 pre 1949)
COLOMBO
5.5
4T
Peru
SA
DXCC
10
12
LIMA
-5
4U
ITU Geneva
EU
DXCC
14
28
1
4U0G
Switzerland
EU
DXCC
14
28
Palais des Nations, United Nations Office in Geneva
BERN
1
4U1ET
East Timor
OC
DXCC
28
54
United Nations in East Timor
DILI
8
4U1I
ITU Geneva
EU
DXCC
14
28
1
4U1UN
United Nations HQ
NA
DXCC
5
8
United Nations Headquarters, New York. U.S.A.
(UN HQ New York)
-5
4U1VIC
Austria
EU
DXCC
15
28
Vienna International Congress Center (DXCC counts as Austria)
VIENNA
1
4U1WB
U.S.A.
NA
DXCC
5
8
World Bank
WASHINGTON
-5
4U43
United Nations HQ
NA
DXCC
5
8
United Nations Headquarters, New York. U.S.A.
(UN HQ New York)
-5
4U44
United Nations HQ
NA
DXCC
5
8
United Nations Headquarters, New York. U.S.A.
(UN HQ New York)
-5
4V
Haiti
NA
DXCC
8
11
PORT-AU-PRINCE
-5
4W
AS
21
39
Yemen Arab Republic (pre 1990) also VS9A, VS9P, VS9S
SANAA
3
4W
Yemen Arab Republic
AS
Deleted
21
39
3
4W
East Timor
OC
DXCC
28
54
DILI
8
4W6
East Timor
OC
DXCC
28
54
DILI
8
4X
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
JERUSALEM
2
4X/SK
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
Special Call - Commemorate Israels Silent Keys
JERUSALEM
2
4X1
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
Class A Licence
JERUSALEM
2
4Y
Int.Civil Aviation Org.
0
4Z
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
JERUSALEM
2
4Z1
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
Class A Licence
JERUSALEM
2
4Z7
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
Technition (VHF/UHF only)
JERUSALEM
2
4Z9
Israel
AS
DXCC
20
39
Novice
JERUSALEM
2

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