CBS 8 San Diego KFMB


CBS 8 San Diego KFMB


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CBS 8 San Diego KFMB



San Diego, California
United States
BrandingCBS 8 (general)
(CBS) News 8(newscasts)
CW San Diego (DT2)
SloganHello San Diego!(general)
San Diego’s #1 Choice for News(newscasts)
ChannelsDigital: 8 (VHF)
Virtual: 8 (PSIP)
SubchannelsSee Below
OwnerTegna, Inc.
First air dateMay 16, 1949 (69 years ago) (1949-05-16)
Call letters’ meaningderived from sister station KFMB radio
Sister station(s)KFMB, KFMB-FM
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 8 (VHF, 1949–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 55 (UHF, until 2009)
Former affiliations
  • All secondary:
  • NBC (1949–1953)
  • DuMont (1949–1956)
  • ABC (1953–1956)
  • Subchannels:
  • MeTV (2011–2017)
Transmitter power19.8 kW
Height227 m (745 ft)
Facility ID42122
Transmitter coordinates32°50′17″N117°15′0″W / 32.83806°N 117.25000°W / 32.83806; -117.25000Coordinates: 32°50′17″N117°15′0″W / 32.83806°N 117.25000°W / 32.83806; -117.25000
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile

Detailed Antenna Reception Information For CBS 8 San Diego KFMB

Virtual Channel8
RF Channel8
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)14.873000144958496 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)226m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)309m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 17677 Engineer Road
Contact CitySan Diego
Contact StateCA
Contact Zip92111
Contact Phone858-571-8888
Additional DataFCC Station Information

CBS 8 is a TV station in San Diego, CA. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts news programs, entertainment TV, lifestyle shows, and sports. In addition to being known as CBS 8 San Diego KFMB, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KFMB. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: CBS 8 San Diego KFMB
Call Sign: KFMB
Location: San Diego, California, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 8 Homepage

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CBS 8 is owned by Midwest Television. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, San Diego KFMB 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 CBS.

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: 7677 Engineer Rd San Diego, CA 92111-1582. Phone: 858-571-8888. Fax: 858-560-0627. Email: [email protected]