Chesterfield Islands is a French archipelago of New Caledonia located in the the Coral Sea at 19°21′S 158°40′E. 

QSOs  count for  Chesterfield Islands  for DXCC on or after 2000-03-23.

See Ranking in "Most Wanted" league.

The IOTA reference for Chesterfield Islands is OC-176.


Chesterfield Islands  is a whitelisted DXCC entity. The following table lists stations known to have been QRV from Chesterfield Islands, and which are thought to be good for DXCC credit.

The callsigns below are the only ones that Club Log will map to Chesterfield Islands. These callsigns have been taken from QSL cards and other sources.

Callsigns that are not listed below, or QSOs outside the exception date range, will be not be mapped to  Chesterfield Islands, but will be mapped as INVALID.

Please advise any missing valid Chesterfield Islands callsigns to Alan, 5B4AHJor via the Help Desk. 

Call Date/Note (follow callsign links to see exact dates, QSLs and additional notes)
2000 - March
2000 - April (one day only)
2001 - April/May
2002 - October
2004 - October
2009 - November
2010 - August - QSL image required.
2015 - October

Ones that don't count for Chesterfield Islands for  DXCC - QSO date before 2000-03-23
FK5C 1993 - February (counts for New Caledonia).
FK8KAB/P 1993 - October (counts for New Caledonia).

Acknowledgements & References

RSGB IOTA: Activations credited for OC-176

Wikipedia: Chesterfield Islands