Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 28, 2013


On Tuesday, January 29th, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will hold a Global Townterview at the Newseum in Washington, DC.

This will be Secretary Clinton’s 59th town hall and an opportunity to engage with young people around the world in advance of her last day as Secretary of State on Friday, February 1st.

Networks participating via satellite include the BBC in London, United Kingdom; Channels TV in Lagos, Nigeria; MBC in Beirut, Lebanon; NDTV in New Delhi, India; NHK in Tokyo, Japan; and NTN24 in Bogota, Colombia.

The townterview will be moderated at the Newseum by Australian newscaster Leigh Sales of Australian Broadcasting Company. Leigh Sales last interviewed Secretary Clinton at a townterview in Melbourne on November 7, 2010. Watch the townterview here.

The event will be livestreamed on Youtube at http://www.youtube.com/user/statevideo?v=5E_rS38kClg

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Please see below for satellite coordinates:

U.S. Satellite Coordinates

Galaxy 17/18K Upper
Downlink: 12069 MHz V
Video: HD 1080i/59.94
Bandwidth: 18 Mhz
Compression: MPEG 2
Chroma: 4:2:2
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Modulation: DVBS-2, 8PSK
FEC Rate: 2/3
Symbol Rate: 15.00 Msym/s
Pilots: Off

Europe Satellite Coordinates

T12 K09 D03 (US to Europe 18MHz)
UL: 14033.0 H
DL: 12533.0 H
Video: HD 1080i/50
Bandwidth: 18 Mhz
Compression: MPEG 2
Chroma: 4:2:2
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Modulation: DVBS-2, 8PSK
FEC Rate: 2/3
Symbol Rate: 15.00 Msym/s
Pilots: Off
Roll Off 20%

Asia Satellite Coordinates

Satellite: Asiasat 5
D/L Frequency / Pol: 3909.000 / V
Video: HD 1080i/59.94
Bandwidth: 18 Mhz
Compression: MPEG 2
Chroma: 4:2:2
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Modulation: DVBS-2, 8PSK
FEC Rate: 2/3
Symbol Rate: 15.00 Msym/s
Pilots: Off
Roll Off 20%



PRN: 2013/0081