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Callsign: LACS8
MMSI number: 257552000
IMO number: 833175
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Passenger (60)
Destination: STOCKHOLM (ETA May19 00:00)
Location: 57°19.16' N 19°39.24' E - locator JO97TH86LP - show map - static map
66.4 km Southeast bearing 130° from Slite, Gotlands Kommun, Gotland, Sweden [?]
77.4 km East bearing 83° from Hemse, Gotlands Kommun, Gotland, Sweden
120.2 km Northwest bearing 317° from Vec-Liepāja, Liepāja, Latvia
121.6 km Northwest bearing 318° from Liepāja, Liepāja, Latvia
Last position: 2022-05-23 09:28:24 UTC (2m58s ago)
2022-05-23 11:28:24 CEST local time at Slite, Sweden [?]
Course: 188.5° – heading 190°
Speed: 18 km/h
Dimensions: length 221 m width 34 m draught 6.7 m
Last path: LACS8>ais via ES0THZ
Positions stored: 14869
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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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