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Radio broadcasting station

Field description

Belongs to: Radio and TV
Synonyms: Broadcasting, Radio
Description: Radio broadcasting stations transmit the audio signal of radio programs by electromagnetic fields. The used frequencies are either low, medium, high or very high (VHF) with the German abbreviations: LW, MW, KW, UKW. The DAB standard operates in the high frequency domain, but is only used by some radio programs.
Frequency ranges:
  • 415 kHz–62.5 MHz
  • 87.5–108 MHz
  • 174–230 MHz
  • 1.45–1.49 GHz
Type of field: electromagnetic
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