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North American NTSC Television Frequencies


The table below lists the television frequencies being used in North America. Figure 1 illustrates a typical television channel layout.

Channel Bandwidth Video Carriers Audio Carriers
Low-Band
2 54 60 55.25 59.75
3 60 66 61.25 65.75
4 66 72 67.25 71.75
5 76 82 77.25 81.75
6 82 88 83.25 87.75
Mid-Band
57 I A-5 90 96 91.25 95.75
58 I A-4 96 102 97.25 101.75
59 I A-3 102 108 103.25 107.75
98 A-2 108 114 109.275 113.775
99 A-1 114 120 115.275 119.775
14 A 120 126 121.2625 125.7625
15 B 126 132 127.2625 131.7625
16 C 132 138 133.2625 137.7625
17 D 138 144 139.25 143.75
18 E 144 150 145.25 149.75
19 F 150 156 151.25 155.75
20 G 156 162 157.25 161.75
21 H 162 168 163.25 167.75
22 I 168 174 169.25 173.75
High-Band
7 174 180 175.25 179.75
8 180 186 181.25 185.75
9 186 192 187.25 191.75
10 192 198 193.25 197.75
11 198 204 199.25 203.75
12 204 210 205.25 209.75
13 210 216 211.25 215.75
Super-Band
23 J 216 222 217.25 221.75
24 K 222 228 223.25 227.75
25 L 228 234 229.2625 233.7625
26 M 234 240 234.2625 239.7625
27 N 240 246 241.2625 245.7625
28 O 246 252 247.2625 251.7625
29 P 252 258 253.2625 257.7625
30 Q 258 264 259.2625 263.7625
31 R 264 270 265.2625 269.7625
32 S 270 276 271.2625 275.7625
33 T 276 282 277.2625 281.7625
34 U 282 288 283.2625 287.7625
35V 288 294 289.2625 293.7625
36 W 294 300 295.2625 299.7625
Hyper-Band
34 AA 300 306 301.2625 305.7625
38 BB 306 312 307.2625 311.7625
39 CC 312 318 313.2625 317.7625
40 DD 318 324 319.2625 323.7625
41 EE 324 330 325.2625 329.7625
42 FF 330 336 331.275 335.775
43 GG 336 342 337.2625 341.7625
44 HH 342 348 343.2625 347.7625
45 II 348 354 349.2625 353.7625
46 JJ 354 360 355.2625 359.7625
47 KK 360 366 361.2625 365.7625
48 LL 366 372 367.2625 371.7625
49 MM 372 378 373.2625 377.7625
50 NN 378 384 379.2625 383.7625
51 OO 378 390 385.2625 389.7625
52 PP 390 396 391.2625 395.7625
53 QQ 396 402 397.2625 401.7625
54 RR 402 408 403.25 407.75
55 SS 408 414 409.25 413.75
56 TT 414 420 415.25 419.75
57 UU 420 426 421.25 425.75
58 VV 426 432 427.25 431.75
59 WW 432 438 433.25 437.75
60 XX 438 444 439.25 443.75
61 YY 444 450 445.25 449.75
62 ZZ 450 456 451.25 455.75
63 AAA 456 462 457.25 461.75
64 BBB 462 468 463.25 467.75
65 CCC 468 474 469.25 473.75
66 DDD 474 480 475.25 479.75
67 EEE 480 486 481.25 485.75
68 FFF 486 492 487.25 491.75
69 GGG 492 498 493.25 497.75






Figure 1 - Typical Television Channel Layout

Typical Television Channel Layout