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Callsign: VRBY5
MMSI number: 477214400
IMO number: 328481
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo, carrying hazard/pollutant cat A (71)
Destination: CARTAGENA (ETA Nov22 03:00)
Location: 9°33.94' N 79°49.39' W - locator FJ09CN15FS - show map - static map
15.5 km Northwest bearing 332° from María Chiquita, Colón, Panama [?]
19.0 km West bearing 275° from Portobelo, Colón, Panama
68.9 km Northwest bearing 329° from San Miguelito, Panamá, Panama
71.7 km Northwest bearing 332° from Panamá, Panamá, Panama
Last position: 2021-11-20 22:16:50 UTC (11d 22h51m ago)
2021-11-20 17:16:50 EST local time at María Chiquita, Panama [?]
Course: 25° – heading 26°
Speed: 20 km/h
Dimensions: length 231 m width 32 m draught 11.4 m
Last path: VRBY5>ais via hp2dfa-12
Positions stored: 15055
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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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