CBS 8 San Diego KFMB

CBS 8 San Diego KFMB


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CBS 8 San Diego KFMB



San Diego, California
United States
Branding CBS 8 (general)
(CBS) News 8 (newscasts)
CW San Diego (DT2)
Slogan Hello San Diego! (general)
San Diego’s #1 Choice for News (newscasts)
Channels Digital: 8 (VHF)
Virtual: 8 (PSIP)
Subchannels See Below
Affiliations CBS
Owner Tegna, Inc.
First air date May 16, 1949 (69 years ago) (1949-05-16)
Call letters’ meaning derived 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 power 19.8 kW
Height 227 m (745 ft)
Facility ID 42122
Transmitter coordinates 32°50′17″N 117°15′0″W / 32.83806°N 117.25000°W / 32.83806; -117.25000Coordinates: 32°50′17″N 117°15′0″W / 32.83806°N 117.25000°W / 32.83806; -117.25000
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile

Detailed Antenna Reception Information For CBS 8 San Diego KFMB

State California
Country USA
Virtual Channel 8
RF Channel 8
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 14.873000144958496 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 226m
Latitude 32.83810043334961
Longitude -117.2490005493164
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 309m
Callsign KFMB-TV
MHZ 180
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 7677 Engineer Road
Contact City San Diego
Contact State CA
Contact Zip 92111
Contact Phone 858-571-8888
Additional Data FCC 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]