From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Canal de las Estrellas logo.png
Matamoros, Tamaulipas
Branding Canal de las Estrellas
Slogan "Nuestro canal"
(Our channel)
Channels Analog: 17 (UHF)
Digital: 28 (UHF)
Affiliations Canal de las Estrellas
Owner Televisa
(Televimex SA de CV)
Founded September 4, 1994
Call letters' meaning XH TAMaulipas
Former callsigns XHFOX (1994 - 2002)
Former affiliations Fox (1994 - 2002)
Transmitter power Analog: 2,550 kW
Digital: 300 kW
Website Canal de las Estrellas

XHTAM is the television call sign for the Televisa television station channel 17 in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. The station is the second affiliate of Canal de las Estrellas licensed to Matamoros, XERV being the other. XHTAM has been allotted channel 28 for it to broadcast its signal in digital television.[1]


The station originally signed on for the first time on September 4, 1994 as XHFOX, broadcasting programming from the Fox network for Texas' Rio Grande Valley; prior to XHFOX's sign-on, RGV viewers received their Fox programs on cable via the national Foxnet service. In 2002, XHFOX disaffiliated from Fox and became XHTAM, largely rebroadcasting programming from Canal de las Estrellas. The Fox affiliation was carried over to XHRIO-TV from 2005-2012; Fox programming today can be seen on KFXV-LD.

Digital Television[edit]

VC RF Video Ratio Callsign Network Programming
17.1 28.1 1080i 16:9 XHTAM Canal de las Estrellas-HD Main XHTAM Programming


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 25°56′33″N 97°51′07″W / 25.9425394°N 97.8518263°W / 25.9425394; -97.8518263