WMPS

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WMPS
WMPS Sunny1210-103.1-103.9 logo.jpg
City Bartlett, Tennessee
Broadcast area Memphis, Tennessee
Branding Sunny 1210
Frequency 1210 kHz
Translator(s) 103.1 W276BH (Memphis)
Repeater(s) 103.9 MHz KCJF
Format Adult Contemporary
Power 10,000 watts day
250 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 2802
Transmitter coordinates 35°15′40.00″N 89°49′50.00″W / 35.2611111°N 89.8305556°W / 35.2611111; -89.8305556Coordinates: 35°15′40.00″N 89°49′50.00″W / 35.2611111°N 89.8305556°W / 35.2611111; -89.8305556
Callsign meaning "Memphis Press-Scimitar"
Owner Arlington Broadcasting Company
Sister stations KCJF, WHBQ-FM, WHBQ
Webcast Listen Live
Website Sunny 1210 Online

WMPS (1210 AM, is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary format.[1] Previously called "Music of Your Life"), WMPS had an Adult Standards music format.[2] Licensed to Bartlett, Tennessee, United States, the station serves the Memphis area. The station is currently owned by Arlington Broadcasting Company.[3]

1210 AM is a United States clear-channel frequency, on which WPHT in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the dominant Class A station.

FM Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station at 1210 kHz, an FM translator is used to widen the coverage area, especially at night when WMPS reduces power to 250 watts. The translator frequency is also used on the "Sunny" logo.

Broadcast translators of WMPS
Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
W276BH 103.1 Memphis, Tennessee 250 D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Markets: Memphis". radio-info.com. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Winter 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-26. 
  3. ^ "WMPS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2010-03-26. 

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