Base station survey - Skennars 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 0.060% 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 0.034% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

The Environmental EME Report for this site (dated 11/10/2011) lists the maximum EME level as 1.095% of the ARPANSA Standard limit for public exposure.

Base station address: 2A Basalt Court, Lennox Head NSW (See in Google maps). These measurements were taken on Thursday 30 and Friday 31 May 2013.

Details of these installations are available by visiting the  Mobile Carriers Forum (MCF) - Radio Frequency National Site Archive website. Login as a guest and search for site number 2478012.

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 0.160 - 0.449 0.320 - 0.899 4500 0.007 - 0.020
Optus WCDMA900 935 - 960 MHz 1 0.070 - 0.182 0.702 - 1.820 4500 0.016 - 0.040
Optus UMTS2100 2110 - 2170 MHz 3 0.013 - 0.056 0.129 - 0.555 10000 0.001 - 0.006
Combined 1 0.239 - 0.604 1.110 - 2.788   0.024 - 0.060

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 WCDMA < 0.001 4250 < 0.001
935 - 960 MHz GSM & WCDMA 0.500 - 1.340 4500 0.011 - 0.030
1805 - 1880 MHz GSM & LTE < 0.001 9000 < 0.001
2110 - 2170 MHz UMTS 0.033 - 0.470 10000 0.000 - 0.005
Combined 0.568 - 1.810   0.012 - 0.034

Measurement locations - click to enlarge

Location number Photo Distance to antennas
n/a Antenna location n/a
1 Location 1 measurement location 63 m
2 Location 2 measurement location 99 m
3 Location 3 measurement location 85 m
4 Location 4 measurement location 36 m
5 Location 5 measurement location 218 m