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Cincinnati, Ohio
United States
Branding WLWT 5 (general)
WLWT News 5 (newscasts)
Slogan Leading the Way
Channels Digital: 35 (UHF)
(to move to 20 (UHF))
Virtual: 5 (PSIP)
  • .1: NBC
  • .2: MeTV
Owner Hearst Television
(Ohio-Oklahoma Hearst Television Inc.)
First air date February 9, 1948 (70 years ago) (1948-02-09)
Call letters’ meaning World’s Largest Wireless Television
(sister to radio station)
Former callsigns W8XCT
(experimental, 1946–1948)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 1 (VHF, 1946–1948)
  • 4 (VHF, 1948–1952)
  • 5 (VHF, 1952–2009)
Former affiliations
  • All secondary:
  • CBS/ABC/DuMont
  • (1948–1949)
  • UPN (January–October 1998)
Transmitter power 1000 kW
790 kW (CP)
Height 310.5 m (1,019 ft)
309.2 m (1,014 ft) (CP)
Facility ID 46979
Transmitter coordinates 39°7?27?N 84°31?18?W / 39.12417°N 84.52167°W / 39.12417; -84.52167
39°7?26.7?N 84°31?18.2?W / 39.124083°N 84.521722°W / 39.124083; -84.521722 (CP)
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile
Website www.wlwt.com


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State Ohio
Country USA
Virtual Channel 5
RF Channel 35
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 311m
Latitude 39.12419891357422
Longitude -84.52169799804688
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 519m
Callsign WLWT
MHZ 506
Network Affiliation NBC
Contact Street 1 1700 Young Street
Contact City Cincinnati
Contact State OH
Contact Zip 45202
Contact Phone 513-412-5000
Website www.wlwt.com
Additional Data FCC Station Information

WLWT News 5 Cincinnati is the NBC affiliate for Cincinnati, OH. WLWT 5 covers Cincinnati news along with Cincinnati weather and Cincinnati traffic. And of course, the WLWT sports team brings all the latest news and highlights from the Cincinnati sports teams. In addition to being known as WLWT News 5, the station is also known as Channel 5 Cincinnati, Cincinnati NBC, or simply by its FCC call sign of WLWT TV. You can watch WLWT News online via the WLWT 5 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WLWT News 5 Cincinnati NBC
Call Sign: WLWT
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Cincinnati NBC Homepage

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WLWT5 is owned by Hearst Television. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, Cincinnati 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.

Contact the WLWT 5

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: 1700 Young St Cincinnati, OH 45202-6821. Phone: 513-412-5000. Fax: 513-412-6121.