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I saw someone on 20m FT8 this morning calling "CQ NM". What does NM mean in this context? The followed the NM with their call and grid as usual.

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Now that I've seen a few other 2 letter abbreviations, I've figured out it means they're looking for a contact in New Mexico.

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    $\begingroup$ +1. I think you are exactly right. Most likely it is someone who needs NM for a WAS (Worked All States) award. $\endgroup$ – Glenn W9IQ Dec 31 '18 at 22:27

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