WLEX-TV LEXINGTON, KY

Display
Channel
Physical
Channel
VideoAudioCall Sign       Network/Programming   NicknameNotes
18-1 28.11080iDD5.1 SAP Audio IconWLEX-TVNBC "LEX 18" 
18-228.2720pDD2.0 SAP Audio IconMeTVMe-TV  
18-328.3480i (w)DD2.0 BounceBounce TV  
18-428.4480i (w)DD2.0 NEWSYCourt TV  
18-528.5480i (w)DD2.0 QVC2QVC2  

Technical Data

FAC-ID: 73203 
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DTV-LIC:
Granted
Channel 28 Longley-Rice coverage map available. LEXINGTON, KY
0000028121 (25076f915c78b6bf015c9d306cf24779) - App
0000087372 (25076ff36dad76a5016dbc4b9e8853f1) - App
938' 379 kW DA (E) (Vertical ERP: Unknown)Directional Pattern
(15.2 kW + 13.97 dB gain = 379 kW ERP)
50.8 mile contour / 8106.2 sq. mi. area / Est. Pop. 989,720
896' AGL; 1896' AMSL; (1044034)
0.75° Elec Beam Tilt; Full Service Filter
[H-Pat] Dielectric TFU-30-DSC/VP-R 3S180DC
NAD83: N 38° 2' 3", W 84° 23' 39" (38.034167, -84.394167)
DTV-CP:
Granted
Channel 28 Longley-Rice coverage map available. LEXINGTON, KY
0000157703 (25076f917b5685d4017b5f0abb37177d) - App - (Exp. 08/24/2024)
992' 1000 kW DA (E) (Vertical ERP: Unknown)Directional Pattern
57.3 mile contour / 10302.7 sq. mi. area / Est. Pop. 1,099,812
961' AGL; 1962' AMSL; (1044034)
0.5° Elec Beam Tilt; Full Service Filter
[H-Pat] Dielectric TFU-28ETT/VP-R 3S180
NAD83: N 38° 2' 3", W 84° 23' 39" (38.034167, -84.394167)
  TSID: 1237 (0x04D5)

  TSReader Data: HTML Export (10/04/2021)   
  Bitrate Allocation: Variable

Digital
Channel
Display
Channel
Call SignSrc
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PMT
PID
VideoDimensionsAspect
Ratio
Video
PID
Video
(Mbps)
PCR
PID
Audio
Type
Audio
PID
Audio
Bitrate
28.118-1WLEX-TV10x00301080i1920x108016:90x00316.5Mbps0x0031DD5.10x0034384kbps
28.218-2MeTV20x0040720p1280x72016:90x00414.3Mbps0x0041DD2.00x0044192kbps
28.318-3Bounce30x0050480i704x48016:90x00511.85Mbps0x0051DD2.00x0054192kbps
28.418-4NEWSY40x0060480i720x48016:90x00611.65Mbps0x0061DD2.00x0064192kbps
28.518-5QVC250x0070480i704x48016:90x00711.6Mbps0x0071DD2.00x0074192kbps

Ownership, Repack, Historical, and Translator Data

OperatorScripps-Howard
LicenseeSCRIPPS BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, LLC
Repack: 
Form 387 0000087664
Form 399 0000028393
DTV Transition: 
Certification Analog channel 18. Digital channel 39.
Elected Round 1  : Elected channel 39. (Approved)
Final Channel Channel 39.
Last Analog: 
Channel 18  :  640' 1100 kW ND
Call Sign History:
  WLEX    
07/18/1979  WLEX-TV    
  WLEX-TV    
Station has no translators.

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