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Old April 9th 18, 11:49 AM posted to
Bill Wright[_3_]
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Default End of unjustifed geoblocking within EU

On 09/04/2018 10:05, Martin wrote:

Interestingly (well to me at least) BBC satellite transmissions are
easily receiveable in Iceland. Seems the beam forgets to stop at Scotland
and just keeps on going....

Not very surprising if you do some 3 dimensional geometry.

It is more than that. It depends on the satellite's antennas footprint too.

I think you miss Charles' point. As viewed from the satellite N Scotland
and S Iceland are very close together!