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Callsign: V7CA2
MMSI number: 538005224
IMO number: 603611
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo, carrying hazard/pollutant cat A (71)
Destination: KR PUS (ETA Sep22 15:00)
Location: 34°15.28' N 134°58.22' E - locator PM74LG61KD - show map - static map
12.4 km Southeast bearing 149° from Sumoto, Hyōgo, Japan [?]
18.4 km West bearing 280° from Wakayama-shi, Wakayama, Japan
52.3 km South bearing 202° from Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo, Japan
68.9 km Southwest bearing 225° from Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka, Japan
Last position: 2021-09-20 02:07:50 UTC (3d 12h19m ago)
2021-09-20 11:07:50 JST local time at Sumoto, Japan [?]
Course: 201° – heading 200°
Speed: 29 km/h
Dimensions: length 209 m width 29 m draught 9.8 m
Last path: V7CA2>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 21445
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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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