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What are some TV antennas that claim a 200-mile range?

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The Lava HD2605 Ultra G3 Motorized Outdoor HDTV Antenna claims to be the most powerful TV antenna in production, with a range of 150 miles. No TV antenna manufacturers claim to have a range of 200 miles.

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What are some TV antennas that claim a 200-mile range?
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The only extreme circumstance under which a TV antenna could pick up signals from 200 miles away is if both the antenna and the broadcast towers were on top of mountains. At normal elevations, it is physically impossible for a TV antenna to pick up signals from 200 miles away. As of 2015, most digital TV channels are on the UHF band. UHF is a form of line-of-sight transmission, and its effectiveness is limited to about 70 miles due to the curvature of the Earth.

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