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WMEB-TV
Call Sign History
WMEB-TV from 03/31/1981
Channel 9DT
Virtual Channel 12

Orono, ME
License
CP
Application
Allocation
STA





WMEB-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 9 Zone: 1
Orono, Maine
Nielsen DMA™:  Bangor
Network: PBS
Virtual Channel: 12
DTV TSID: 1443
Facility ID: 39648

Repacking Information:
  No changes


Status: License
Application Accepted: 05/16/2002
License Expires: 04/01/2023
File Number: BLEDT-20020508AAS
Prefix Type: This is a license for a noncommercial educational digital TV station

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  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (36 dBu)
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Site Location: 44-42-11.6 N 69-04-45.1 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 44-42-11.3 N 69-04-46.9 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 15 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 375 m (1230 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.25 degrees
R/C AGL: 127.8 m (419 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 490 m (1608 ft.)

Site Elevation: 362.2 m. (1188 ft.)
Height Overall*: 155 m (509 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC THV-6A9-R S220SP
Antenna ID: 40127
Polarization: Horizontally polarized

Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 40127
WMEB-TV DT File: BLEDT-20020508AAS
DIELECTRIC - THV-6A9-R S220SP
Service: DT
Standard Pattern: Y
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.525100.510200.490300.450
400.420500.400600.400700.425
800.475900.5501000.6001100.680
1200.7501300.8201400.8901500.920
1600.9501701.0001801.0001901.000
2000.9502100.9202200.8902300.820
2400.7502500.6802600.6002700.550
2800.4752900.4253000.4003100.400
3200.4203300.4503400.4903500.510
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1225781

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Gray Media Group, Inc.
Structure Address:
On Top Of Peaked Mountain, Off Route #9
Dixmont, ME
County Name: Penobscot County
ASR Issued: 09/09/2020
Date Built: 07/30/2001
Site Elevation: 362.2 m (1188 ft.)
Structure Height: 135 m (443 ft.)
Height Overall: 155 m (509 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 517.2 m (1697 ft.)
FAA Determination: 05/16/2001
FAA Study #: 01-ANE-0219-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
PRIOR STUDY 00-ANE-0325-OE SUPPLEMENTAL NOTICE STATES STRUCTURE REACHED GREATEST HEIGHT ON 07/15/2001
44-42-11.6 N 69-04-45.1 W (NAD 83)
44-42-11.3 N 69-04-46.9 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WMEB-TV Licensee Information

MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION
1450 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
Phone: 207-783-9101
Not-for-Profit
BLEDT - 20020508AAS Applicant Information

ALEXANDER G. MAXWELL, JR.
Date: 05/16/2002
Application Certifier
MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION
65 Texas Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401
Applicant
ALEXANDER G. MAXWELL, JR.
65 Texas Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401
SENIOR V.P. FOR OPERATIONS
BARRY PERSH
Dow, Lohnes & Albertson
1200 New Hampshire Avenue, N.w., Suite 8
Washington, DC 20036

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Study Date: 7/04/2022; Study Duration: 0.0816 Seconds.
Database Sources: 7/4/2022 FCC CDBS,
07/04/2022 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.



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