Base station survey - Pascoe Vale 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 0.316% 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 0.227% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 21/01/2005) lists the maximum EME level as 1.46% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: : Rayner Reserve, Devon Road, Pascoe Vale VIC
(See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Wednesday 29 & Thursday 30 April 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 5 0.128 - 0.214 1.281 - 2.143 10000 0.013 - 0.021
Optus GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 2 0.347 - 1.401 1.387 - 5.603 4500 0.031 - 0.125
Optus UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 5 0.082 - 0.655 1.033 - 8.253 10000 0.010 - 0.083
Vodafone GSM900 935 - 960 MHz 1 0.838 - 5.578 1.676 - 11.156 4500 0.037 - 0.248
Vodafone UMTS 2110 - 2170 MHz 5 0.061 - 0.672 0.769 - 8.467 10000 0.008 - 0.085
Combined   2 1.923 - 5.144 7.772 - 18.583   0.125 - 0.316

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 0.001 - 0.006 4250 <0.001
935 - 960 MHz GSM900 2.600 - 10.000 4500 0.058 - 0.222
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM1800 <0.001 9000 <0.001
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS2100 0.080 - 0.434 10000 0.001 - 0.004
Combined 2.926 - 10.435   0.061 - 0.227

Measurement locations - click to enlarge

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
n/a Antenna location n/a
1 Location 1 measurement location 110 m
2 Location 2 measurement location 138 m
3 Location 3 measurement location 189 m
4 Location 4 measurement location 85 m
5 Location 5 measurement location 180 m