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Pompeii: The Last Day Previous Broadcasts

KQED 9: Tue, Jan 11, 2011 -- 9:00 PM

The terrifying last moments of a city caught in a volcanic death trap. On August 24, 79CE the city of Pompeii came to a devastating end as the mighty Vesuvius erupted, showering inhabitants with ash, smoke and rock. Some escaped, but those who remained were entombed forever as they fell. Combining dramatic reconstructions, expert investigations, and lavish CGIs, following a cast of key characters including lovers, soldiers, slaves, and families, this film recreates a vivid and engaging account of the last day of Pompeii.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 17, 2011 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 16, 2011 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jan 16, 2011 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jan 15, 2011 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jan 13, 2011 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Jan 13, 2011 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 13, 2011 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 12, 2011 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 12, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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