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Seattle–Tacoma, Washington
United States
City Seattle, Washington
Branding KING 5 (general)
KING 5 News (newscasts)
Slogan Western Washington’s Home Team
This is Home
Channels Digital: 48 (UHF)
(to move to 25 (UHF))
Virtual: 5 (PSIP)
Translators 13 K13ER Cashmere/Leavenworth
  • .1: NBC
  • .2: Justice Network
  • .3: Quest
Owner Tegna, Inc.
(King Broadcasting Company)
First air date November 25, 1948 (69 years ago) (1948-11-25)
Call letters’ meaning The word king or King County
Sister station(s) KONG
Former callsigns KRSC-TV (1948–1949)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 5 (VHF, 1948–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • CBS (1948–1953)
  • ABC (1953–1959)
  • Secondary:
  • DuMont (1948–1953)
Transmitter power 960 kW
608 kW (CP)
Height 239 m (784 ft)
Facility ID 34847
Transmitter coordinates 47°37′54″N 122°21′3″W / 47.63167°N 122.35083°W / 47.63167; -122.35083Coordinates: 47°37′54″N 122°21′3″W / 47.63167°N 122.35083°W / 47.63167; -122.35083
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For KING 5 Seattle NBC


State Washington
Country USA
Virtual Channel 5
RF Channel 48
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 960 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 239m
Latitude 47.631900787353516
Longitude -122.3499984741211
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 279m
Callsign KING-TV
MHZ 536
Network Affiliation NBC
Contact Street 1 1501 1st Avenue South, Suite 300
Contact City Seattle
Contact State WA
Contact Zip 98134
Contact Phone 206-448-5555
Additional Data FCC Station Information

KING 5 News is the Seattle NBC affiliate that covers Seattle news and Tacoma news. Like network affiliates, KING 5 TV is a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts breaking news along with Seattle traffic, Seattle sports, and general entertainment programming. In addition to being known as KING 5, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KING. You can watch KING 5 online via the KING 5 TV live stream and its collection of videos which are updated regularly.

Name: KING 5 News Seattle NBC
Call Sign: KING
Location: Seattle, Washington, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: KING TV Homepage

KING 5 News (formerly known as KRSC) began broadcasting back in 1948. It was the first TV station in the Pacific Northwest, and as such it has become one of the most trusted news outlets in the area. Notable alumni from the KING 5 news team includes Lou Dobbs, and Aaron Brown.

If you need an immediate report on Seattle weather then click on the Live TV screen above, and you’ll be taken directly to the KING 5 weather section. Finally, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

KING 5 News is owned by TENGA, a Gannett Company. As stated earlier, KING TV is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, Seattle NBC 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 NBC.

There are several excellent KING 5 News Apps, which will bring you immediate news on Seattle traffic, Seattle weather, Seattle sports, and a Pacific Northwest Ski report. [The King 5 App Directory.]

Contact KING 5 News

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: 333 Dexter Ave N Seattle, WA 98109-5107. Phone: 206-448-5555. Fax: 206-448-4525. Email: [email protected]