NHK World HD TV started broadcasting in open through satellite Astra 1KR (19.2 °) adding to the signal in standard definition (SD) you can also be found in the same orbital position.

Nippon Hoso Kyokai, NHK World, is also present through other commercial satellite with European coverage.

It provides news content in their programming basically aimed at the Japanese who live far from China.

Their presence in high definition by satellite Astra 1KR matches the same transponder which also broadcast on BBC World News Europe open and Insight HD HD.

Technical parameters:

NHK World TV HD on satellite Astra 1KR (19.2 ° East). 11,229-V frequency MHz (DVB-S2, MPEG-4, SR 22000, FEC 2/3)

NHK World TV SD 1M on satellite Astra (19.2 ° East). Frequency 11.509-V MHz (DVB-S, MPEG-2, SR 22000, FEC 5/6)