|ATSC 3.0 station|
40.4: Ion Mystery
|Founded||October 19, 1992|
Former call signs
Former channel number(s)
67 (UHF, 1992–2001)
40 (UHF, 2001–2015)
23 (UHF, 2015–2019)
|HSN (until 2014)|
Call sign meaning
|"XL" (Roman numeral 40)|
|HAAT||295.5 m (969 ft)|
Public license information
KXLK-CD, virtual channel 40 (UHF digital channel 14), is a low-power, Class A Ion Mystery–affiliated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States. Owned by the Univision Local Media subsidiary of TelevisaUnivision USA, it is a sister station to Killeen-licensed Univision owned-and-operated station KAKW-DT (channel 62). KXLK-CD's transmitter is located at the West Austin Antenna Farm north of West Lake Hills.
Due to the 2016–2017 FCC TV spectrum auction, KXLK-CD moved from RF channel 23 to RF channel 14 on June 21, 2019. On October 17, 2017, Univision announced its intent to purchase KXLK-CD from Radio Spectrum Partners for $2.55 million.
ATSC 3.0 lighthouse
KXLK-CD transitioned to ATSC 3.0 lighthouse station on May 19, 2021 and carries ATSC 3.0 simulcasts of KTBC, KAKW, and KTFO.
The following ATSC 3.0 subchannels broadcast on RF channel 14:
|7.1||1080p||16:9||FOX-UHD||ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KTBC-TV / Fox|
|31.1||KTFO-UA||ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KTFO-CD / UniMás|
|40.1||KXLK-Mv||Main KXLK-CD programming|
|62.1||1080p||KAKW-UA||ATSC 3.0 simulcast of KAKW-DT / Univision|
- FCC TV spectrum Phase Assignment Table, FCC Incentive Auction Television Transition Data Files, April 13, 2017.
- "Univision Pads TV Footprint with Austin Buy".
- https://enterpriseefiling.fcc.gov/dataentry/public/tv/draftCopy.html?displayType=html&appKey=25076f916ece0e2f016eeb4f4cae500e&id=25076f916ece0e2f016eeb4f4cae500e&goBack=N , FCC Licensing and Management for KXLK-CD, Sept 11, 2020.
- "RabbitEars TV Query for KXLK-CD". www.rabbitears.info. Retrieved June 4, 2022.