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AIS vessel JOSEPH L BLOCK - show graphs
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Callsign: WXY6216
MMSI number: 367082230
IMO number: 502320
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (79)
Destination: BURNS HARBOR (ETA Dec08 00:30)
Location: 47°29.16' N 87°17.54' W - locator EN67IL46WP - show map - static map
47.1 miles East bearing 84° from Eagle River, Keweenaw County, Michigan, United States [?]
55.9 miles East bearing 68° from Lake Linden, Houghton County, Michigan, United States
64.8 miles Northeast bearing 67° from Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, United States
65.3 miles North bearing 4° from Marquette, Marquette County, Michigan, United States
Last position: 2019-12-05 19:00:17 EST (11m22s ago)
2019-12-05 19:00:17 EST local time at Eagle River, United States [?]
Course: 114.5° – heading 110°
Speed: 13 MPH
Dimensions: length 218 m width 24 m draught 7.8 m
Last path: WXY6216>ais via GM7HHB
Positions stored: 29310
Stations near current position of JOSEPH L BLOCK - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
MARIA G2.2 miles 47°2019-12-05 15:23:08 ORCA CHIEF4.0 miles 162°2019-11-28 15:05:07
IRMA12.2 miles 33°2019-12-05 11:16:31 ALGOMA BUFFALO13.3 miles 302°2019-12-05 19:08:17
HON JAMES L OBERSTAR14.4 miles 106°2019-12-05 18:27:30 BILLMAIER17.1 miles 107°2019-11-19 04:23:31
GREAT REPUBLIC20.2 miles 286°2019-12-05 18:01:27
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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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