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Callsign: VG8836
MMSI number: 316006888
IMO number: 320456
Navigational status: Undefined/default (15)
Vessel class: Fishing (30)
Location: 50°25.04' N 125°43.83' W - locator CO70DK20ID - show map - static map
56.4 km Northwest bearing 322° from Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada [?]
96.7 km Northwest bearing 327° from Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Last position: 2021-09-19 16:10:23 UTC (5d 10h42m ago)
2021-09-19 09:10:23 PDT local time at Campbell River, Canada [?]
Course: 188° – heading 511°
Speed: 12 km/h
Dimensions: length 13 m width 4 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: VG8836>ais via VE7LKA
Positions stored: 4854
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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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