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AIS vessel MARLIN AMETHYST - show graphs
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Callsign: V7HD8
MMSI number: 538005803
IMO number: 697222
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (80)
Destination: ITAUG (ETA Oct23 18:00)
Location: 35°34.70' N 17°58.57' E - locator JM85XN78DT - show map - static map
Last position: 2020-10-23 19:25:02 CDT (20m3s ago)
Course: 267.4° – heading 269°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 183 m width 32 m draught 11.3 m
Last path: V7HD8>ais via IW9GDC
Positions stored: 4445
Stations near current position of MARLIN AMETHYST - show more
callsign distance last heard - CDT      callsign distance last heard - CDT
DIDIMON12.7 miles 204°2020-10-23 15:30:25 AAL MELBOURNE13.0 miles 293°2020-10-23 19:37:07
COSCO SHIPPING LIBRA17.2 miles 283°2020-10-23 19:42:09 NORSTAR BALTIC19.0 miles 293°2020-10-23 03:56:57
UNITY SPIRIT19.3 miles 282°2020-10-23 07:40:24 SABRINA21.3 miles 218°2020-10-23 19:40:08
WOODGATE25.4 miles 118°2020-10-23 15:03:15
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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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