Base station survey - 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 27, 28 and 29 May 2013.

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Detailed Results: RF EME from this base station

Tables 1 and 2 below list the range of RF EME values from the services present at this site measured at the location with the highest average value. See Reporting the measurements for an explanation of table data.

Table 1: Range RF EME values at site from location with the highest average value

Operator/Service Frequency Band Location Low Power
[mW/m2]
Full Power
[mW/m2]
Limit
[mW/m2]
Percentage
of Limit[%]
Optus GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 4 2.240 - 3.960 6.701 - 11.865 4500 0.149 - 0.264
Optus WCDMA900 935 - 960 MHz 4 0.778 - 1.011 7.783 - 10.111 4500 0.173 - 0.225
Optus UMTS2100 2110 - 2170 MHz 4 0.413 - 0.715 4.130 - 7.150 10000 0.041 - 0.072
Telstra WCDMA850 870 – 890 MHz 4 4.531 - 9.273 52.022 - 106.468 4250 1.224 - 2.505
Telstra GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 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

Table 2: Range of RF EME values for each of the mobile phone downlink bands measured at location 1.

Frequency
Band
Services Measured
[mW/m2]
Limit
[mW/m2]
Percentage
of Limit[%]
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

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
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1 Location 1 measurement location


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78 m
2 Location 2 measurement location


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401 m
3 Location 3 measurement location


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133 m
4 Location 4 measurement location


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42 m
5 Location 5 measurement location


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250 m