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Callsign: VP43
MMSI number: 503011580
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Pleasure (37)
Location: 37°51.77' S 144°54.41' E - locator QF22KD82TW - show map - static map
4.0 km Southwest bearing 230° from Port Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia [?]
6.1 km Southeast bearing 121° from Altona North, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Australia
7.3 km Southwest bearing 222° from Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
57.3 km Northeast bearing 57° from Geelong, Greater Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Last position: 2021-08-26 04:22:18 UTC (25d 4h26m ago)
2021-08-26 14:22:18 AEST local time at Port Melbourne, Australia [?]
Course: 223°
Speed: 4 km/h
Dimensions: draught 0.0 m
Last path: VP43>ais via VF09
Positions stored: 223
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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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