WMQX
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Pittston, Pennsylvania
Broadcast areaWilkes-Barre/Scranton
Frequency102.3 MHz (HD Radio)
BrandingMax 102
Programming
Language(s)English
FormatClassic hits[1]
SubchannelsHD2: Channel Q
Ownership
OwnerAudacy, Inc.
(Audacy License, LLC)
History
First air date
1983 (1983)
Former call signs
WTLQ (1983–93)
WSKS (1993–94)
WWSH (1994–98)
WILK-FM (1998)
WSHG (1998–2001)
WUBZ (2001)
WBZJ (2001–02)
WDMT (2002–13)
WHBS (2013–15)
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID22925
ClassA
ERP5,800 watts (analog)
99 watts (digital)[2]
HAAT22 meters (72 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
41°18′20.3″N 75°45′36.7″W / 41.305639°N 75.760194°W / 41.305639; -75.760194
Links
Public license information
Profile
LMS
WebcastListen live (via Audacy)
Listen live (HD2)
Websitewww.audacy.com/max1023

WMQX (102.3 FM, "Max 102") is a commercial FM radio station licensed to serve Pittston, Pennsylvania. The station is owned by Audacy, Inc., through licensee Audacy License, LLC, and airs a classic hits format[1] branded as "Max 102". Its broadcast tower is located near Dupont, Pennsylvania at (41°18′20.0″N 75°45′37.0″W / 41.305556°N 75.760278°W / 41.305556; -75.760278).[3]

WMQX uses HD Radio and broadcasts Audacy's LGBTQ talk and dance music service branded as "Channel Q" on its HD2 subchannel.[4]

References

  1. ^ a b "Entercom Markets Wilkes-Barre/Scranton". entercom.com. Retrieved 2018-11-20.
  2. ^ "Digital Radio Notification [WDMT]". fcc.gov. Federal Communications Commission. October 18, 2010. Retrieved 2018-11-20.
  3. ^ "FM Query Results for WMQX". fcc.gov. Federal Communications Commission. Retrieved 2018-11-20.
  4. ^ InsideRadio.com "Channel Q Expands to Nine More Radio Markets" August 15, 2019