Base station survey - Calamvale QLD

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 0.051% 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 0.025% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 10/07/2009) lists the maximum EME level as 0.44% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: Corner of Beaudesert & Compton Roads, Calamvale QLD
(See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Thursday 29 and Friday 30 October 2009.

Details of this installation are available by visiting the
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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.

Operator/Service Frequency Band Location Low Power
[mW/m2]
Full Power
[mW/m2]
Limit
[mW/m2]
Percentage
of Limit[%]
3GIS UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.019 - 0.043 0.278 - 0.627 10000 0.003 - 0.006
Optus GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 2 0.092 - 0.200 0.369 - 0.801 4500 0.008 - 0.018
Optus GSM1800 1805 - 1880 MHz 4 0.044 - 0.076 0.175 - 0.305 9000 0.002 - 0.003
Optus UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.030 - 0.063 0.295 - 0.633 10000 0.003 - 0.006
Vodafone GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 2 0.032 - 0.103 0.127 - 0.410 4500 0.003 - 0.009
Vodafone GSM1800 1805 - 1880 MHz 5 0.344 - 0.961 1.032 - 2.883 9000 0.011 - 0.032
Vodafone UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.006 - 0.022 0.064 - 0.217 10000 0.001 - 0.002
Combined 5 0.492 - 1.194 1.920 - 4.036   0.024 - 0.051

Detailed Results: RF EME from all nearby base stations

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.

Frequency
Band
Services Measured
[mW/m2]
Limit
[mW/m2]
Percentage
of Limit[%]
870 - 890 MHz WCDMA850 0.008 - 0.016 4250 < 0.001
935 - 960 MHz GSM900 0.239 - 0.470 4500 0.005 - 0.010
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM1800 0.401 - 1.458 9000 0.004 - 0.016
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS2100 0.051 - 0.186 10000 0.001 - 0.002
Combined 1.061 - 1.829   0.015 - 0.025

Measurement locations - click to enlarge

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
n/a Antenna location n/a
1 Location 1 measurement location 172 m
2 Location 2 measurement location 155 m
3 Location 3 measurement location 184 m
4 Location 4 measurement location 103 m
5 Location 5 measurement location 204 m