The networks and digital platforms of NBCUniversal will present an unprecedented 6,755 hours of programming for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this August.That's roughly 356 hours of coverage per day (19 days).If the 6,755 hours ran on one channel, it would take 281 days to finish airing.

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Competition begins two days earlier on Wednesday, August 3, with women’s soccer on NBCSN and USA Network, and the Games conclude on Sunday, August 21, with the Closing Ceremony on NBC.

With Rio just one hour ahead of the Eastern Time zone, the 2016 Summer Games will be the most live Olympics ever.

NBCU will present 2,084 hours of Olympic programming across 11 networks.

Find out what to expect this summer from each network by clicking below. Bob Costas will again anchor NBC’s primetime coverage, while Ryan Seacrest will host the network’s late night programming.

Broadcast networks: NBC TELEMUNDO (Spanish language) Cable channels: Bravo CNBCGolf Channel MSNBC NBC Sports Network (NBCSN)NBC UNIVERSO (Spanish language) USA Network Specialty channels (Basketball and Soccer) Powered by Playmaker Media, and the NBC Sports app will live stream 4,500 total hours — including all Olympic competition for the third consecutive Olympics — for authenticated pay TV subscribers via TV Everywhere to desktops, mobile devices, and tablets, plus connected TVs for the first time. Al Michaels will serve as an NBC daytime host on weekdays and weekends.

NBC Olympics will also provide 4K Ultra HD content as well as Virtual Reality (VR) programming. Dan Patrick and Rebecca Lowe will work daytime across both NBC and NBCSN.NBC’s 260.5 hours of coverage begins on Friday, August 5, and concludes on Sunday, August 21, with the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, respectively. NBC’s daytime and late night programming will originate from a studio located at Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Copacabana Beach.Across NBC’s primetime, daytime and late night shows, coverage will feature many of the Games’ most popular sports, including swimming, gymnastics, track and field, diving, beach volleyball, volleyball, and the men’s and women’s basketball finals. The state-of-the-art beach studio will feature two sets; one indoor and one outdoor, a main anchor desk, an interview area, and a news update desk, all positioned to capture the panoramic views of the beach, Sugarloaf Mountain, and the Rio coastline.In addition to competition, coverage will also include athlete features, segments on the host city and country, and interviews with newsmakers and medal-winning athletes. It is the first time in 24 years, since the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, that NBC Olympics has utilized a major studio outside the International Broadcast Center (IBC). Back to top NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) will present 330 hours of Olympic programming and more than 20 sports, both more than any other TV network.On most days, NBC primetime programming will air from 8 p.m. NBCSN will once again serve as the showcase network for Team USA women’s soccer, and Team USA men’s and women’s basketball.Medals will be won every day on NBCSN from Saturday, August 6, through Sunday, August 21.