WMAQ-TV CHICAGO, IL

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05-1 29.51080iDD5.1 SAP Audio IconNBC5NBC "NBC 5 Chicago" 
05-229.6480i (w)DD2.0 COZICOZI TV  

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TSID: 1001 (0x03E9)

DT-LIC:Channel 29 Longley-Rice coverage map available. CHICAGO, IL (Est. Pop. 9,874,091)Directional Pattern 
BPCDT-20000207AAR (432764) - App
BLCDT‑20010531ACY (570247) - App
1666' 350 kW DA (H) (63 mile contour / 12471.7 sq. mi. area)
(21.1 kW TPO + 12.65 dB gain = 350 kW ERP)
 1663' AGL; 2257' ASL (1032959);  Full Service Filter
 -1° Elec Beam TiltDielectric TFU-12GBH-R 06
 NAD27: N 41° 52' 44" (41.879), W 87° 38' 10" (-87.636) (S) (FSears Tower (IL)
 NAD83: N 41° 52' 44.1" (41.879), W 87° 38' 10.2" (-87.636)
DX-LIC:Channel 29 Longley-Rice coverage map available. CHICAGO, IL (Est. Pop. 9,775,564)Directional Pattern 
BXLCDT‑20130826AET (1569647) - App
1433' 350 kW DA (H) (58.8 mile contour / 10852.2 sq. mi. area)
(9.427 kW TPO + 16.43 dB gain = 350 kW ERP)
 1435' AGL; 2028' ASL (1009012);  Full Service Filter
 1° Elec Beam TiltDielectric TUF-C4-12/48U-2BR
 NAD27: N 41° 53' 56" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23" (-87.623) (S) (FJohn Hancock Tower (IL)
 NAD83: N 41° 53' 56.1" (41.899), W 87° 37' 23.2" (-87.623)
DT-CP:Channel 33 Longley-Rice coverage map available. CHICAGO, IL (Est. Pop. 9,874,091)Directional Pattern 
LMS-0000027946 (2006226) - App 
1666' 377 kW DA (E) (63 mile contour / 12451.8 sq. mi. area)
Vertical ERP: 188.4 kW
(21.1 kW TPO + 12.65 dB gain = 377 kW ERP)
 1663' AGL; 2258' ASL (1032959);  Full Service Filter
 1° Elec Beam TiltDielectric TFU-12GBH-R O6SP
 NAD27:  0° 0' 0" (0),  0° 0' 0" (0) (S) (F
 NAD83: N 41° 52' 44.1" (41.879), W 87° 38' 10.2" (-87.636)

  TSReader Data: HTML Export (01/15/2017)   
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29.505-1NBC550x00501080i1920x108016:90x005111 ‑ 15.60x0051DD5.10x0054384kbps
29.605-2COZI60x0060480i704x48016:90x00611.1 ‑ 7.10x0061DD2.00x0064192kbps

Historical, Ownership, Transition, and Translator Data

OperatorNBC
LicenseeNBC TELEMUNDO LICENSE LLC
SisterWSNS-TV
Certification Analog channel 5. Digital channel 29.
Elected Round 1  : Elected channel 29. (Approved)
Final Channel Channel 29.
Last Analog: 
Channel 0  :  0' 0 kW DA
Call Sign History:
  WMAQ  We Must Ask Questions  
08/31/1979  WMAQ-TV  We Must Ask Questions  
Station has no translators.

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