Fox 47 Madison WMSN

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Madison, Wisconsin
United States
BrandingFox 47
newscasts: Fox 47 News
ChannelsDigital: 49 (UHF)
(to move to 18 (UHF))
Virtual: 47 (PSIP)
  • .1: 720p WMSNFOX
  • .2: 480i COMET
  • .3: 480i CHARGE!
  • .4: 480i TBD
  • .1: Fox (1986–present)
  • .2: Comet
  • .3: Charge!
  • .4: TBD
OwnerSinclair Broadcast Group
(WMSN Licensee, LLC)
FoundedDecember 8, 1983
First air dateJune 8, 1986 (32 years ago) (1986-06-08)
Call letters’ meaningMadiSoN
Sister station(s)Milwaukee: WVTV, WVTV-DT2
Green Bay: WLUK-TV, WCWF
Cedar Rapids, IA: KGAN, KFXA
Minneapolis–Saint Paul: WUCW
Former channel number(s)Analog:
47 (UHF, 1986–2009)
11 (VHF, until 2010)
Former affiliationsAnalog/DT1:
Independent (June–October 1986)
TheCoolTV (2010–2012)
GetTV (2014–2015)
ZUUS Country (2010–2014); Grit (2014–2017)
Transmitter power310 kW
164 kW (CP)
Height450 m (1,476 ft)
Facility ID10221
Transmitter coordinates43°3?21?N 89°32?6?W / 43.05583°N 89.53500°W / 43.05583; -89.53500
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile
WebsiteOfficial website Edit


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For Fox 47 Madison WMSN


Virtual Channel47
RF Channel49
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)280 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)450m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)750m
Network AffiliationFOX
Contact Street 17847 Big Sky Drive
Contact CityMadison
Contact StateWI
Contact Zip53719
Contact Phone608-833-0047
Additional DataFCC Station Information

Fox 47 is a TV station in Madison, WI. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, weather, traffic, sports, and general entertainment. In addition to being known as Fox 47 Madison WMSN, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WMSN. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: Fox 47 Madison WMSN
Call Sign: WMSN
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Fox 47 Homepage

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Fox 47 is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. It is an affiliate of the network Fox network. As an affiliate, Madison WMSN 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 Fox.

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: 7847 Big Sky Dr Madison, WI 53719-4992. Phone: 608-833-0047. Fax: 608-274-9569. Email: