For assistance the day of the event, please call 517-374-1342.
(as of January 4, 2013; subject to revision)
Television Clean Feed:
Time: Testing Period 16:30-18:58
Democratic Response 18:30 – 18:58
SOS Address 19:00- conclusion*
(90 seconds after conclusion the Democratic Response will be fed again.)
Coordinates: Galaxy 17 K-12- B
Data rate: 5.5
FEC 3 / 4
Symbol rate: 3.9787
MPEG-2 Profile 4:2:0
The feed will be closed captioned.
Trouble shooting number: 517-374-1342
Public Television Coordinates - Fully packaged, closed captioned
Time: Testing Period 14:30 – 15:00
Additional Test 18:45 – 19:00
SOS Address 19:00 – 20:26:46 approx.
PTV Virtual Channel SD-05
Standard Definition, 4 X 3 full screen
AMC-21 125 degrees west
Transponder Ku 23
L-band downlink frequency 1413
Symbol rate 4.444 Msps
Data Rate 6.143176
MPEG-2 video 4:2:0
MPEG program 11
Video PID 177
Audio 1 PID 180 dolby digital
Audio 2 PID 181 mpeg
For stations wishing to stream the Michigan Public TV produced State of the State broadcast, the embed code pick up location is: http://intra.wkar.org/videoembed/wkar/
The feed is offered for any station that wants to use it. It will be 4x3 with captions, -and- without captions. (the top two players on that page).
Please note: Content is expected to have the WKAR-TV bug in lower right hand corner. Program run time is 7:00 to 8:27 PM (approx).
Michigan Radio Network affiliates can use the Farm Radio Network feed which will also be an audio feed of WKAR-TV's coverage.
An audio stream of WKAR-TV’s coverage will be provided through the MAB website - information and links below.
*Specific ending time is somewhat open as we do not know how long the Governor’s address will be in advance. If anything it could go less than designated time, so be prepared to have an announcer fill in.