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AIS vessel FORTUNE BIRD - show graphs
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Callsign: VRHQ8
MMSI number: 477963100
IMO number: 479010
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: (0)
Destination: NAS JP (ETA Apr17 19:30)
Location: 33°17.97' N 138°21.60' E - locator PM93EH31FU - show map - static map
Last position: 2021-05-04 02:21:52 EDT (4d 6h1m ago)
Course: 82° – heading 82°
Speed: 18 MPH
Dimensions: length 190 m width 32 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: VRHQ8>ais via _supersuzy
Positions stored: 4210
Stations near current position of FORTUNE BIRD - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
ALASKAN LEGEND9.7 miles 174°2021-04-22 07:31:21 TEDORIGAWA12.2 miles 84°2021-05-06 22:53:00
EVER STEADY17.5 miles 333°2021-05-04 02:39:54 WAN HAI 62219.1 miles 97°2021-05-06 18:50:20
TORM KANSAS27.6 miles 247°2021-05-06 18:41:35 HOU-EI27.9 miles 249°2021-05-04 13:31:03
ONE HUMBER28.5 miles 248°2021-05-04 02:59:56 ROYAL KNIGHT36.3 miles 239°2021-05-06 17:11:26
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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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