WZVI

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WZVI
Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
ChannelsDigital: 21 (UHF)
Virtual: 21 (PSIP)
BrandingZ21 (general)
Channel 8 News (newscasts)
Programming
AffiliationsIndependent (2018–present)
Ownership
OwnerAtlas News and Information Services Inc.
(Alpha Broadcasting Corporation [1])
WSVI
History
First air date
August 5, 2004 (16 years ago) (2004-08-05)
Former channel number(s)
Digital:
43 (UHF, 2004–2018)
Virtual:
43 (PSIP, 2004-2018)
21 (PSIP, until 2019)
43 (PSIP, 2019-2020)
ABC (2004–2015)
Ion Television (2016–2018)
Call sign meaning
WSVI 2 (represented with Z), Virgin Islands
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID2370
ERP6 kW
HAAT322.6 m (1,058 ft)
Transmitter coordinates18°19′47.7″N 64°54′38.2″W / 18.329917°N 64.910611°W / 18.329917; -64.910611
Links
Public license information
Profile
LMS
Websitewww.wsvi.tv

WZVI, virtual and UHF digital channel 21, is an Independent television station serving the United States Virgin Islands that is licensed to Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas. The station is owned by Atlas News and Information Services, as part of a duopoly with Christiansted-licensed Ion Television affiliate WSVI (channel 8). The two stations share studios at the Sunny Isle Shopping Center in Christiansted; WZVI's transmitter is located on Flag Hill. WZVI serves as a secondary station for the Virgin Islands Television Network.

Digital channels[edit]

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming[2]
8.1 1080i 16:9 WSVI Simulcast of WSVI / Ion Television
8.3 480i 4:3 Simulcast of WSVI-DT3 / VI TV
8.4 Simulcast of WSVI-DT4 / Tracking the Tropics
21.1 720p 16:9 WZVI Main WZVI programming

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