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Callsign: VRLO5
MMSI number: 477319300
IMO number: 484376
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: TPA (ETA Sep24 22:00)
Location: 9°49.65' N 79°59.34' W - locator FJ09AT18HO - show map - static map
48.3 km Northwest bearing 310° from Portobelo, Colón, Panama [?]
49.8 km Northwest bearing 329° from María Chiquita, Colón, Panama
103.3 km Northwest bearing 329° from San Miguelito, Panamá, Panama
106.0 km Northwest bearing 331° from Panamá, Panamá, Panama
Last position: 2021-09-21 18:43:35 UTC (4d 20h34m ago)
2021-09-21 13:43:35 EST local time at Portobelo, Panama [?]
Course: 348° – heading 345°
Speed: 29 km/h
Dimensions: length 261 m width 32 m draught 11.9 m
Last path: VRLO5>ais via hp2dfa-11
Positions stored: 869
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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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