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Callsign: 5BXW4
MMSI number: 209223000
IMO number: 246918
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (89)
Destination: GB LIV -> NL RTM (ETA May20 08:00)
Location: 50°45.93' N 0°59.39' E - locator JO00LS83SR - show map - static map
21.5 km South bearing 164° from Lydd, Kent, England, United Kingdom [?]
24.7 km South bearing 172° from New Romney, Kent, England, United Kingdom
112.2 km Southeast bearing 137° from City of London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
113.4 km Southeast bearing 136° from London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Last position: 2022-05-25 10:39:03 UTC (2d 2h41m ago)
2022-05-25 11:39:03 BST local time at Lydd, United Kingdom [?]
Course: 223° – heading 224°
Speed: 18 km/h
Dimensions: length 93 m width 13 m draught 6.6 m
Last path: 5BXW4>ais via GM7HHB
Positions stored: 20764
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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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