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Callsign: VRCY8
MMSI number: 477883200
IMO number: 363637
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: CN QDG (ETA Jul31 01:00)
Location: 34°16.01' N 134°58.32' E - locator PM74LG64PB - show map - static map
11.4 km Southeast bearing 144° from Sumoto, Hyōgo, Japan [?]
18.5 km West bearing 284° from Wakayama-shi, Wakayama, Japan
51.0 km South bearing 202° from Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo, Japan
67.9 km Southwest bearing 226° from Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka, Japan
Last position: 2021-07-27 17:28:52 UTC (61d 18h55m ago)
2021-07-28 02:28:52 JST local time at Sumoto, Japan [?]
Course: 188° – heading 185°
Speed: 25 km/h
Dimensions: length 199 m width 30 m draught 8.3 m
Last path: VRCY8>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 36338
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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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