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Callsign: VRGX6
MMSI number: 477835500
IMO number: 534975
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: KR TAN (ETA Nov24 08:00)
Location: 32°51.24' S 152°09.85' E - locator QF67BD95RB - show map - static map
15.0 km South bearing 173° from Nelson Bay, New South Wales, Australia [?]
15.8 km South bearing 161° from Corlette, Port Stephens Shire, New South Wales, Australia
37.1 km East bearing 77° from Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
143.5 km Northeast bearing 39° from Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2021-11-07 13:05:25 UTC (31d 11h44m ago)
2021-11-08 00:05:25 AEDT local time at Nelson Bay, Australia [?]
Course: 69° – heading 67°
Speed: 20 km/h
Dimensions: length 229 m width 38 m draught 14.7 m
Last path: VRGX6>ais via VK2EHQ
Positions stored: 27287
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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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