ABC 6 Philadelphia WPVI

Watch ABC 6 Philadelphia Live Online [6 ABC / Channel 6 / WPVI]


Can I Watch ABC 6 Philadelphia Online?

As a general rule, you can watch 6 ABC Philadelphia online, live and on-demand. You can stream it on your computer, phone, or tablet for free. The ABC 6 live stream is available from any location. However, those trying to watch from a different country may need a workaround to get access (see below).

Here is the 6 ABC schedule so you can see what’s on. Or use the search box above to find other channels where you can watch live TV online for free.

If you’re trying to watch ABC 6 Philadelphia from a different country outside the US, you may need to use a workaround to bypass the channel’s location blocks. You can use a VPN — here’s a VPN that works great with this stream. Or you can try a free web proxy (the performance isn’t as good as a VPN, but you might not mind).

More About the 6 ABC Philadelphia Live Stream

6 ABC — which may also be called Channel 6 or Action News — has a great live stream. They have put a lot of effort into the ABC 6 live stream so viewers can watch live breaking news from Philadelphia, PA. That includes streaming Action News newscasts live, plus any breaking news updates live online.

You can also watch 6 ABC live weather alerts and see live weather radar for the Philly region. In addition, you can stream live sports, news and game updates for local and regional teams — you can even watch Philadelphia Eagles live online during NFL season.

In sum, the Channel 6 news team works well together to deliver all the news, weather, and sports for Philadelphia. The ABC 6 live stream is the best place to watch live Action News newscasts on any device. Click the play button above to watch the 6 ABC live stream now.

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More About ABC 6 Philadelphia WPVI Live Stream & Programming

6 ABC is a TV station in Philadelphia, PA. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news plus sports, lifestyle shows, and general entertainment. In addition to being known as ABC 6 Philadelphia WPVI, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WPVI. You can watch the station online via the ABC 6 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: ABC 6 Philadelphia WPVI
Call Sign: WPVI
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: ABC 6 Homepage

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ABC 6 is owned by The Walt Disney Company. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, Philadelphia WPVI tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States
Branding 6 ABC (general)
Channel 6 (secondary)
Action News (newscasts)
Slogan The One and Only (general)
Delaware Valley’s Leading News Program (newscasts)
Channels Digital: 6 (VHF)
Virtual: 6 (PSIP)
  • .1: 720p 16:9 WPVI-HD
  • .2: 720p 16:9 Live Well
  • .3: 480i 4:3 Laff
  • .1: ABC (O&O)
  • .2: Live Well Network
  • .3: Laff
Owner Disney/ABC
(ABC, Inc.)
First air date September 13, 1947 (71 years ago) (1947-09-13)
Call letters’ meaning Philadelphia
VI (6 in Roman numerals)
Sister station(s) WPHL-TV (newscasts only)
Former callsigns WFIL-TV (1947–1971)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 6 (VHF, 1947–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 64 (UHF, 1998–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • DuMont (1947–1948)
  • Secondary:
  • DuMont (1948–1956)
Transmitter power 34 kW
62.9 kW (application)
Height 330 m (1,083 ft)
Facility ID 8616
Transmitter coordinates 40°2′33.0″N 75°14′33.0″W / 40.042500°N 75.242500°W / 40.042500; -75.242500Coordinates: 40°2′33.0″N 75°14′33.0″W / 40.042500°N 75.242500°W / 40.042500; -75.242500 (NAD27)
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For ABC 6 Philadelphia WPVI


State Pennsylvania
Country USA
Virtual Channel 6
RF Channel 6
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 6.21999979019165 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 332m
Latitude 40.0442008972168
Longitude -75.2406005859375
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 404m
Callsign WPVI-TV
MHZ 82
Network Affiliation ABC
Contact Street 1 4100 City Ave
Contact City Philadelphia
Contact State PA
Contact Zip 19131
Contact Phone 215-878-9700
Additional Data FCC Station Information


Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 4100 City Ave Philadelphia, PA 19131-1691. Phone: 215-878-9700. Fax: 215-581-4530. Email: [email protected]