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WMAQ-TV
Call Sign History
WMAQ-TV from 08/31/1979
Channel 33DT
Post-repack Channel 33
Virtual Channel 5

Chicago, IL
License
CP
Application
Allocation
STA





WMAQ-TV Service: DX - Digital TV Auxiliary Transmitting Antenna
Channel: 33 Zone: 1
Chicago, Illinois
Nielsen DMA™:  Chicago
Network: NBC
Virtual Channel: 5
DTV TSID: 1001
Facility ID: 47905

Channel Sharing Guest: WSNS-TV, Chicago, Illinois

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 29
  Post-Repack Channel: 33
  Post-Repack ERP: 377 kW
  Phase: 6 Completion Deadline: 10/18/2019
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 10/31/2019
WMAQ-TV License Expires: 12/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000087776

FCC Website Links:
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  Mailing Address
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Site Location: 41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-52-43.9 N 87-38-07.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 175 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 510 m (1673 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.0 degree
R/C AGL: 508.1 m (1667 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 689.5 m (2262 ft.)

Site Elevation: 181.4 m. (595 ft.)
Height Overall*: 524.9 m (1722 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: R.F. Systems PHP24C
Antenna ID: 1005559
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 1005559
WMAQ-TV DX File: BLANK-0000087776
R.F. Systems - PHP24C
Service: DX
Standard Pattern: N
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.193100.190200.179300.136
350.127400.136500.179600.190
700.193800.341900.5421000.717
1100.8551200.9431300.9521400.890
1500.8661600.9311700.9941741.000
1800.9681900.8752000.8522100.916
2140.9302150.9232200.9162300.852
2400.8752500.9682561.0002600.994
2700.9312800.8662900.8903000.952
3100.9433200.8553300.7173400.542
3500.341
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1032960

Structure Type: BMAST
Registered To:
BRE 312 Broadcast, LLC
Structure Address:
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL
County Name: Cook County
ASR Issued: 02/03/2019
Date Built: 09/30/2012
Site Elevation: 181.4 m (595 ft.)
Structure Height: 437.5 m (1435 ft.)
Height Overall: 524.9 m (1722 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 706.3 m (2317 ft.)
FAA Determination: 07/09/2012
FAA Study #: 2012-AGL-4496-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 12
41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (NAD 83)
41-52-43.9 N 87-38-07.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WMAQ-TV Licensee Information

NBC TELEMUNDO LICENSE LLC
300 New Jersey Avenue, Nw
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-524-6401
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000087776 Applicant Information

Margaret L. Tobey
Title: Assistant Secretary
Date: 10/31/2019
Application Certifier

Nbc Telemundo License Llc
300 New Jersey Ave, N.w.
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20001
Applicant
H. Douglas Lung
Nbcuniversal, Llc
Honomu, HI 96728
Corporate Engineering Manager
Margaret L. Tobey
Nbcuniversal, Llc
300 New Jersey Avenue, Nw
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20001
Assistant Secretary
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Study Date: 8/05/2021; Study Duration: 0.0577 Seconds.
Database Sources: 8/2/2021 FCC CDBS,
08/04/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
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