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Groundhog Day 2018: Live from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania

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January 31, 2018

LIVE STREAM & COORDINATES – PUNXSUTAWNEY

Groundhog Day 2018: Live from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania

Punxsutawney, PA – The Pennsylvania Tourism Office will host live coverage of the 132nd Groundhog Day celebration from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Up to 30,000 visitors descend on Punxsutawney each year, prompting a significant tourism boost for the small town of just 5,500 residents.According to the Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce, the event adds about $1 million to the region each year.

WHAT: The Pennsylvania Tourism Office will feature live coverage of the 132st Groundhog Day celebration with live coverage from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.

WHEN: Friday, February 2, 2018; 5:45 AM

WHERE: Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, PA

LIVE STREAM: http://visitpa.com/groundhog-day-live-stream/

There will be a live satellite feed of the event:

EVENT:  Groundhog Day

DATE:  February 2nd, 2018

TIME:   05:45 to 07:30  (Eastern)

FORMAT: 16 x 9 HD 720p

SATELLITE: Galaxy 17 (KU-Band -  DIGITAL)

ORBITAL POSITION:  91 Degrees West

TRANSPONDER: K 17

CHANNEL: Lower (18Mhz)

SYM RATE: 13.235 msps

FEC: 3/4

BIT RATE:  18.295441

DOWNLINK POL: Horizontal

DOWNLINK FREQ: 12031.00 MHz

Modulation Type:  DVB-S, QPSK

TROUBLE: 717-772-4282

 Video provided by Pennsylvania Cable Network

MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Gerber, 717-783-1132 or dcedpress@pa.gov

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