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Callsign: A8VG2
MMSI number: 636014603
IMO number: 473626
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: (0)
Destination: CHHKG (ETA Nov24 01:00)
Location: 21°10.60' S 154°39.11' E - locator QG78HT87FO - show map - static map
Last position: 2021-11-16 00:12:54 UTC (19d 4h6m ago)
Course: 6° – heading 5°
Speed: 39 km/h
Dimensions: length 200 m width 31 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: A8VG2>ais via VK4NB
Positions stored: 11135
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This page shows real-time information collected from the Automatic Position Reporting System Internet network (APRS-IS). APRS is used by amateur (ham) radio operators to transmit real-time position information, weather data, telemetry and messages over the radio. A vehicle equipped with a GPS receiver, a VHF transmitter or HF transceiver and a small computer device called a tracker transmits it's location, speed and course in a small data packet, which is then received by a nearby iGate receiving site which forwards the packet on the Internet. Systems connected to the Internet can send information on the APRS-IS without a radio transmitter, or collect and display information transmitted anywhere in the world.
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