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Lennox Head, NSW
Maximum level of RF EME from this base station
The maximum level of RF EME from this base station (full power) determined from measurements at locations around this site was 3.433% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.
Highest level of RF EME actually measured
The highest level of RF EME from all nearby base stations actually measured at a location near this site was 0.540% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.
The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 6/7/2012) lists the maximum EME level as 12.13% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.
Base station address: 20 North Creek Road, Lennox Head NSW (See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Monday 27, Tuesday 28 and Wednesday 29 May 2013.
Details of these installations are available by visiting the Mobile Carriers Forum (MCF) - Radio Frequency National Site Archive website. Login as a guest and search for site number 2478001.
Detailed Results: RF EME from this base station
This table lists the range of RF EME values from the services present at this site measured at the location with the highest average value. An explanation of this table is here.
|Optus GSM900||4||2.240 - 3.960||6.701 - 11.865||4500||0.149 - 0.264|
|Optus WCDMA900||4||0.778 - 1.011||7.783 - 10.111||4500||0.173 - 0.225|
|Optus UMTS2100||4||0.413 - 0.715||4.130 - 7.150||10000||0.041 - 0.072|
|Telstra WCDMA850||4||4.531 - 9.273||52.022 - 106.468||4250||1.224 - 2.505|
|Telstra GSM900||4||4.100 - 6.100||16.400 - 24.400||4500||0.364 - 0.542|
|Combined||4||12.678 - 19.509||89.181 - 150.499||1.994 - 3.433|
This table lists the range of RF EME values for each of the mobile phone downlink bands measured at location 1. An explanation of this table is here.
|870 – 890 MHz||WCDMA||9.320 - 15.000||4250||0.219 - 0.353|
|935 - 960 MHz||GSM & WCDMA||5.290 - 8.100||4500||0.118 - 0.180|
|1805 - 1880 MHz||GSM & LTE||< 0.001||9000||< 0.001|
|2110 - 2170 MHz||UMTS||0.530 - 1.077||10000||0.005 - 0.011|
|Combined||16.767 - 23.853||0.373 - 0.540|
Measurement locations - Click to enlarge
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