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Callsign: VRMC6
MMSI number: 477030900
IMO number: 539999
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: AU BWT>>>CN RZH (ETA Aug14 10:00)
Location: 33°13.49' S 152°17.26' E - locator QF66DS46MB - show map - static map
57.9 km Southeast bearing 114° from Redhead, Lake Macquarie Shire, New South Wales, Australia [?]
58.0 km Southeast bearing 125° from Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
122.9 km Northeast bearing 55° from Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2021-07-28 07:40:04 UTC (58d 7h34m ago)
2021-07-28 17:40:04 AEST local time at Redhead, Australia [?]
Course: 34° – heading 35°
Speed: 21 km/h
Dimensions: length 215 m width 37 m draught 12.0 m
Last path: VRMC6>ais via VK2EHQ
Positions stored: 310
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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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