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Callsign: JK5608
MMSI number: 431401899
IMO number: 257620
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (80)
Destination: >JP KWS OFF (ETA Aug30 05:00)
Location: 34°06.88' N 134°46.67' E - locator PM74JC37IM - show map - static map
16.0 km South bearing 159° from Fukura, Hyōgo, Japan [?]
16.7 km Southeast bearing 117° from Naruto, Tokushima, Japan
74.1 km Southwest bearing 210° from Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo, Japan
92.5 km Southwest bearing 226° from Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka, Japan
Last position: 2021-09-06 10:58:58 UTC (16d 12h33m ago)
2021-09-06 19:58:58 JST local time at Fukura, Japan [?]
Course: 317° – heading 315°
Speed: 19 km/h
Dimensions: length 64 m width 10 m draught 4.5 m
Last path: JK5608>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 45767
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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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