As part of this celebration, the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) will also host a lively street party featuring various artist performances starting at 10 p.m. at the Tsim Sha Tsui Pier.
To ensure that a global audience can experience the excitement, HKTB will provide access to the following satellite feed of the entire event for use by television broadcasters worldwide.
1. Satellite Feed Details
Via IS-34 at 55.5 degree West, 12C Slot C 9MHz C BAND (Covering The Americas, North America & South America)
- Program name: BOCHK Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2017
- On-air date & time: 12/31/2016 (Local Time: 10:55 a.m. – 11:10 a.m. EST / 9:55 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. CST / 7:55 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. PST) – Free to air signal
GMT 1555-1610) – Free to air signal
- Download link: 3979.5MHz
- Symbol rate: 7.2 MS/s
- FEC: 3/4
- Polarization: Horizontal
- System: HD NTSC (1080i 59.94Hz)
- DVB-S2 8PSK
- Format: Mpeg 4 16:9 4:2:0 A1 : A2 Stereo PGM
- Pilot: ON
- Roll Off: 25%
- Encryption System: Free to air signal
2. Media can preview the animated footage using the link below:
For those not able to watch the celebrations in-person, the HKTB will also be live streaming the countdown on its YouTube page at youtube.com/HongKong.
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SOURCE Hong Kong Tourism Board