Icom R-20

Wavebands, amateur radio

This is a simple table showing designated amateur bands and their associated frequency ranges. Note frequencies are displayed in MHz rather than kHz because this is standard with most modern radio scanners.


Band name From (MHz) To (MHz)
160 metre
AKA ‘Top-Band
1.800 2.000
80 metre 3.500 3.800
40 metre 7.000 7.200
30 metre 10.100 10.150
17 metre 18.068 18.168
15 metre 21.000 21.450
12 metre 24.800 24.990
10 metre 28.000 29.700
6 metre 50.000 52.000
4 metre 70.000 70.500
2 metre 144.000 146.000
70 cm 430.000 440.000