WGBO-DT JOLIET, IL

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VideoAudioCall Sign       Network/Programming   NicknameNotes
66-1 38.11080iDD5.1 SAP Audio IconWGBO-DTUnivision "Univision Chicago" 
66-238.2480iDD2.0 Get TVGetTV  
66-338.3480iDD2.0 GRIT TVGrit  
66-438.4480i (w)DD2.0 Justice Network  
66-538.5480iDD2.0 Laff  

Technical Data and Screencaps

FAC-ID: 12498   FCC Query   LMS Query   CDBS List   Correspondence   RabbitEars TV Query  REC Query   FCC Station Profile

TSID: 1031 (0x0407)

DT-LIC:Channel 38 Longley-Rice coverage map available. JOLIET, IL (Est. Pop. 9,751,840)Directional Pattern 
BMPCDT-20080618AEI (1250348) - App
BLCDT‑20100709AJT (1384824) - App
1316' 600 kW DA (E) (58.2 mile contour / 10623.4 sq. mi. area)
Vertical ERP: 150 kW
(18.5 kW TPO + 15.5 dB gain = 600 kW ERP)
 1315' AGL; 1908' ASL (1009013);  Full Service Filter
 1° Elec Beam TiltERI ATW25HS4-ESC2-38H
 NAD27: N 41° 53' 56" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23" (-87.623) (FJohn Hancock Tower (IL)
 NAD83: N 41° 53' 56.1" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23.2" (-87.623)
DT-CP:Channel 38 Longley-Rice coverage map available. JOLIET, IL (Est. Pop. 9,895,169)Directional Pattern 
BPCDT‑20120921ACX (1516783) - App - Expired 10/23/2015
1669' 650 kW DA (H) (63.5 mile contour / 12683.4 sq. mi. area)
1666' AGL; 2262' ASL (1032960);  Full Service Filter
 1° Elec Beam TiltRF Systems PHP-24C
 NAD27: N 41° 52' 44" (41.879), W 87° 38' 8" (-87.636) (FSears Tower (IL)
 NAD83: N 41° 52' 44" (41.879), W 87° 38' 8" (-87.636)
DT-CP:Channel 35 Longley-Rice coverage map available. JOLIET, IL (Est. Pop. 9,774,253)Directional Pattern 
LMS-0000025108 (2005733) - App 
1371' 550 kW DA (E) (58.7 mile contour / 10811.4 sq. mi. area)
Vertical ERP: 137.5 kW
(18.5 kW TPO + 15.5 dB gain = 550 kW ERP)
 1367' AGL; 1959' ASL (1009013);  Full Service Filter
 1° Elec Beam TiltERI ATW20HS4-ESC2-35H
 NAD27:  0° 0' 0" (0),  0° 0' 0" (0) (F
 NAD83: N 41° 53' 56.1" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23.2" (-87.623)
DT-APP:Channel 35 Longley-Rice coverage map available. JOLIET, IL (Est. Pop. 9,842,405)Directional Pattern 
LMS-0000034007 (2007434) - App 
1371' 615 kW DA (E) (60.3 mile contour / 11442 sq. mi. area)
Vertical ERP: Unknown
(18.5 kW TPO + 15.5 dB gain = 615 kW ERP)
 1367' AGL; 1959' ASL (1009013);  Full Service Filter
 0.75° Elec Beam TiltRF Systems SAA25-ATW_C1-J300-ES6R-35
 NAD27:  0° 0' 0" (0),  0° 0' 0" (0) (F
 NAD83: N 41° 53' 56.1" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23.2" (-87.623)

  TSReader Data: HTML Export (01/15/2017)   
  Bitrate Allocation: Variable

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38.166-1WGBO-DT10x00301080i1920x108016:90x003112.5Mbps0x0031DD5.10x0034384kbps
38.266-2Get TV20x0040480i720x4804:30x00413.25Mbps0x0041DD2.00x0044192kbps
38.366-3GRIT TV30x0050480i720x4804:30x00512.25Mbps0x0051DD2.00x0054192kbps
38.466-440x0060480i16:90x00610Mbps0x0061DD2.00x0064192kbps
38.566-550x0070480i4:30x00710Mbps0x0071DD2.00x0074192kbps

Historical, Ownership, Transition, and Translator Data

OperatorUnivision
LicenseeWGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.
SisterWXFT-DT
Repack: 
Form 387 0000031950
Form 399 0000028217
DTV Transition: 
Certification Analog channel 66. Digital channel 53.
Elected Round 2 Elected channel 38 with fallback to channel 12.
Final Channel Channel 38.
Last Analog: 
Channel 66  :  1289' 5000 kW DA
Old Facilities: 
Channel 53 Longley-Rice coverage map available. :  1135' 42 kW ND (STA)
Channel 53 Longley-Rice coverage map available. :  1316' 180 kW DA (LIC)
Channel 38 Longley-Rice coverage map available. :  1230' 167 kW DA (LIC)
Call Sign History:
10/06/1980  WBHA    
02/02/1980  WFBN  W Focus Broadcasting Network  
01/04/1986  WGBO-TV  W Grant BrOadcasting System  
06/23/2009  WGBO-DT  W Grant BrOadcasting System  
Station has no translators.

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