Base station survey - Lalor VIC

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 0.194% 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 0.063% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 21/10/2008) lists the maximum EME level as 1.31% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: 320 Station Street, Lalor VIC
(See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Friday 1 & Monday 11 May 2009.

Details of this installation are available by visiting the
Mobile Carriers Forum (MCF) - Radio Frequency National Site Archive website. Login as a guest and search for site number 3075001.

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 0.199 - 0.806 0.796 - 3.225 4500 0.018 - 0.072
Optus GSM1800 1805 - 1880 MHz 2 0.124 - 0.898 0.375 - 2.712 9000 0.004 - 0.030
Optus UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 2 0.247 - 0.625 3.112 - 7.875 10000 0.031 - 0.079
Telstra WCDMA 870 - 890 MHz 4 0.042 - 0.240 0.420 - 2.400 4250 0.010 - 0.056
Telstra GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 5 0.093 - 0.638 0.278 - 1.915 4500 0.006 - 0.043
Vodafone UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 2 0.233 - 0.614 2.936 - 7.736 10000 0.029 - 0.077
Combined 4 0.730 - 1.426 6.730 - 15.936   0.101 - 0.194

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 0.132 - 0.540 4250 0.003 - 0.013
935 - 960 MHz GSM900 0.660 - 1.520 4500 0.015 - 0.034
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM1800 0.212 - 0.648 9000 0.002 - 0.007
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS2100 0.550 - 1.449 10000 0.006 - 0.014
Combined 1.752 - 3.717   0.029 - 0.063

Measurement locations - click to enlarge

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
n/a Antenna location n/a
1 Location 1 measurement location 101 m
2 Location 2 measurement location 159 m
3 Location 3 measurement location 205 m
4 Location 4 measurement location 131 m
5 Location 5 measurement location 280 m