Base station survey - Drummoyne 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 1.182% 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 0.388% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: 224 Victoria Road, Drummoyne NSW (See in Google maps).  These measurements were taken on Wednesday 3 & Thursday 4 August 2011.

The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 19/09/2010) lists the maximum EME level as 1.13% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Details of this installation are available by visiting the  Mobile Carriers Forum (MCF) - Radio Frequency National Site Archive website. Use the quick search facility for site number 2047001.

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[%]
Optus GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 1 1.184 - 8.605 4.736 - 34.420 4500 0.105 - 0.765
Optus GSM1800 1805 - 1880 MHz 1 0.636 - 6.115 2.544 - 24.461 9000 0.028 - 0.272
Optus UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 1 0.082 - 0.309 0.817 - 3.085 10000 0.008 - 0.031
Vodafone WCDMA 870 - 890 MHz 1 0.060 - 0.351 0.817 - 3.085 4250 0.014 - 0.083
Vodafone GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 1 0.737 - 4.509 2.946 - 18.037 4500 0.065 - 0.401
Vodafone UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 1 0.055 - 0.283 0.549 - 2.831 10000 0.005 - 0.028
Combined 1 6.320 - 15.641 27.029 - 66.669   0.396 - 1.182

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 0.145 - 0.863 4250 0.003 - 0.020
935 - 960 MHz GSM900 2.363 - 14.960 4500 0.053 - 0.332
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM1800 0.911 - 6.834 9000 0.010 - 0.076
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS2100 0.692 - 1.959 10000 0.007 - 0.020
Combined 8.476 - 21.562   0.121 - 0.388

Measurement locations - click to enlarge

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
n/a Antenna location n/a
1 Location 1 measurement location 100 m
2 Location 2 measurement location 65 m
3 Location 3 measurement location 72 m
4 Location 4 measurement location 69 m
5 Location 5 measurement location 130 m