Base station survey - Ermington 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 0.423% 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 0.124% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

The Environmental EME Report for this site list the maximum EME levels as 0.14% (3GIS dated 29/11/2005) and 2.37% (Optus & OVJV dated 28/02/2007) of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: 700 Victoria Road, Ermington NSW (See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Tuesday 2 & Thursday 4 August 2011.

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 numbers 2114005 and 2115005.

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 4 0.039 - 0.390 0.386 - 3.896 10000 0.004 - 0.039
Optus GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 4 1.016 - 4.223 4.064 - 16.893 4500 0.090 - 0.375
Optus UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.096 - 0.433 0.957 - 4.331 10000 0.010 - 0.043
Vodafone UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.123 - 0.320 1.231 - 3.199 10000 0.012 - 0.032
Combined 4 1.259 - 4.701 6.490 - 21.670   0.115 - 0.423

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 0.049 - 0.100 4250 0.001 - 0.002
935 - 960 MHz GSM900 0.901 - 5.013 4500 0.020 - 0.111
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM1800 0.131 - 0.153 9000 0.001 - 0.002
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS2100 0.628 - 2.161 10000 0.006 - 0.022
Combined 2.547 - 6.186   0.042 - 0.124

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