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Richmond/Petersburg, Virginia
United States
CityRichmond, Virginia
BrandingNBC 12 (general)
NBC 12 News (newscasts)
SloganOn Your Side
Richmond’s #1 News
ChannelsDigital: 12 (VHF)
(to move to 10 (VHF))
Virtual: 12 (PSIP)
  • .1: NBC
  • .2: MeTV
  • .3: Escape
OwnerRaycom Media
(sale to Gray Television pending)
(WWBT License Subsidiary, LLC)
First air dateApril 29, 1956 (62 years ago) (1956-04-29)
Call letters’ meaningtaken from sister TV station WBTV and former radio sister WBT (AM) in Charlotte, North Carolina
Sister station(s)WUPV, WRLH-TV (newscast production only)
Former callsignsWRVA-TV (1956–1968)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 12 (VHF, 1956–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 54 (UHF, 2002–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • CBS (1956–1960)
  • ABC (1960–1965)
  • Secondary:
  • The WB (1999–2006)
  • DT2: NBC Weather Plus
Transmitter power26 kW
29 kW (CP)
Height242 m (794 ft)
237 m (778 ft) (CP)
Facility ID30833
Transmitter coordinates37°30?23?N 77°30?12?W / 37.50639°N 77.50333°W / 37.50639; -77.50333
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For NBC 12 WWBT Richmond


Virtual Channel12
RF Channel12
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)5.413000106811523 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)241m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)305m
Network AffiliationNBC
Contact Street 15710 Midlothian Turnpike
Contact CityRichmond
Contact StateVA
Contact Zip23225
Contact Phone804-230-1212
Additional DataFCC Station Information

NBC 12 WWBT Richmond is a TV station in Richmond, VA. NBC 12 covers Richmond news along with Richmond weather and Richmond traffic. Like most major network affiliates, NBC 12 not only provides local news, but entertainment TV, lifestyle shows, and sports as well. In addition to being known as NBC 12 Richmond, it’s also known by its FCC call sign of WWBT TV. You can watch the station online via the NBC 12 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: NBC 12 WWBT Richmond
Call Sign: WWBT
Location: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WWBT TV News Homepage

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NBC 12 WWBT Richmond is owned by Raycom Media. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, Richmond WWBT 12 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.

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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: 5710 Midlothian Tpke Richmond, VA 23225-6120. Phone: 804-230-1212. Fax: 804-230-2789. Email: [email protected]