WUSA9 Washington DC CBS

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WUSA
WUSA 9 logo.png
Washington, D.C.
United States
BrandingWUSA 9
SloganReal Matters
ChannelsDigital: 9 (VHF)
(shared with WJAL)
Virtual: 9 (PSIP)
Subchannels
  • 9.1: 1080i 16:9 WUSA-HD
  • 9.2: 480i 4:3 Justice
Affiliations
  • 9.1: CBS
  • 9.2: Justice Network
OwnerTegna, Inc.
(WUSA-TV, Inc.)
First air dateJanuary 16, 1949 (69 years ago) (1949-01-16)
Call letters’ meaningUnited States of America
USA Today (formerly co-owned with WUSA)
Former callsigns
  • WOIC (1949–1950)
  • WTOP-TV (1950–1978)
  • WDVM-TV (1978–1986)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 9 (VHF, 1949–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 34 (UHF, 1998–2009)
Former affiliationsBounce TV (until 2017)
Transmitter power52 kW
Height235.6 m (773 ft)
Facility ID65593
Transmitter coordinates38°57′1″N 77°4′47″W / 38.95028°N 77.07972°W / 38.95028; -77.07972 (WUSA)Coordinates: 38°57′1″N 77°4′47″W / 38.95028°N 77.07972°W / 38.95028; -77.07972 (WUSA)
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile
CDBS
Websitewww.wusa9.com

 

Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WUSA Washington DC Channel 9 CBS

 

StateDistrict of Columbia
CityWASHINGTON
CountryUSA
Virtual Channel9
RF Channel9
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)13.623000144958496 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)235m
Latitude38.95029830932617
Longitude-77.07969665527344
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)308m
CallsignWUSA
MHZ186
Network AffiliationCBS
Nielsen DMAWASHINGTON DC (HAGRSTWN)
Contact Street 14100 Wisconsin Ave., NW
Contact CityWashington
Contact StateDC
Contact Zip20016
Contact Phone202-895-5999
Websitewww.wusa9.com
Additional DataFCC Station Information

WUSA9 is the Washington DC CBS affiliate. WUSA9 broadcasts Washington DC news and brings CBS entertainment to the region. Also, WUSA9 covers Washington DC weather, and Washington DC traffic. In addition to being known as WUSA 9, this station is also called CBS Washington DC, and by its FCC call sign of WUSA TV. You can watch Washington DC CBS online via the WUSA9 live stream, along with its collection of videos which are updated regularly.

Name: WUSA9 CBS Washington DC
Call Sign: WUSA
Location: Washington DC, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 9 Homepage

WUSA9 is the 4th oldest Washington DC TV station, beginning operations in 1949. CBS Washington DC is a respected outlet for Washington DC news, and it was the starting point for such notable broadcasts personalities as Walter Cronkite (the first anchorman of DC Channel 9), and Sam Donaldson who both gained national acclaim with CBS News, and ABC News, respectively. Also James Brown, and Warner Wolf of CBS sports also got their start on DC Channel 9.

If you need an immediate report on Washington DC weather then click on the Live TV screen above and you’ll see the WUSA weather section at the top. Also, to get an immediate report on Washington DC traffic, then click here. Finally, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

Background on CBS Washington DC

WUSA 9 is owned by TENGA, an offshoot of the Gannett Company. It is the CBS station for Washington DC. As an affiliate, CBS Washington DC tends to focus its original coverage on Washington DC local news during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. CBS Washington DC currently airs 32 hours of station produced news broadcasts per week. The weekdays have 5.5 hours of newscasts devoted to DC local news with an additional two hours on Saturdays and 2.5 hours on Sundays. Also, WUSA9 sports produces a Washington DC sports oriented highlight show called Game On!, which is shown each Sunday night after the 11 p.m. WUSA9 newscast. To fill in the rest of WUSA TV broadcasting schedule, the station airs all the national CBS programs.

In addition to simply visiting the DC CBS website, you also may want to check out the WUSA 9 apps which will provide immediate alerts about Washington DC breaking news, as well as DC traffic, and DC weather.

Contact the WUSA9

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: 4100 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington, DC 20016-2807. Phone: 202-895-5999. Fax: 202-364-4973. Email: 9news@wusatv9.com