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Callsign: VRPE8
MMSI number: 477510600
IMO number: 244946
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: MOBILE (ETA Sep28 18:00)
Location: 9°48.85' N 79°59.49' W - locator FJ09AT15AJ - show map - static map
47.6 km Northwest bearing 308° from Portobelo, Colón, Panama [?]
48.7 km Northwest bearing 328° from María Chiquita, Colón, Panama
102.1 km Northwest bearing 328° from San Miguelito, Panamá, Panama
104.8 km Northwest bearing 330° from Panamá, Panamá, Panama
Last position: 2021-09-25 18:46:48 UTC (6h57m ago)
2021-09-25 13:46:48 EST local time at Portobelo, Panama [?]
Course: 349° – heading 344°
Speed: 36 km/h
Dimensions: length 304 m width 40 m draught 13.1 m
Last path: VRPE8>ais via hp2dfa-12
Positions stored: 24644
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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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