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AIS vessel SHARP ISLAND - show graphs
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Callsign: VRRD5
MMSI number: 477131300
IMO number: 748370
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: GIB (ETA May17 21:30)
Location: 35°41.67' N 16°57.29' W - locator IM15MQ56JP - show map - static map
Last position: 2021-05-20 04:34:14 EDT (30d 9h43m ago)
Course: 269° – heading 267°
Speed: 17 MPH
Dimensions: length 199 m width 33 m draught 9.5 m
Last path: VRRD5>ais via EA8CXN
Positions stored: 5957
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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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