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Callsign: 9VAL7
MMSI number: 563827000
IMO number: 197284
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker, carrying hazard/pollutant cat B (82)
Destination: LIANYUNGANG (ETA Aug02 18:00)
Location: 34°14.23' N 134°57.94' E - locator PM74LF56UV - show map - static map
13.9 km Southeast bearing 154° from Sumoto, Hyōgo, Japan [?]
18.6 km West bearing 274° from Wakayama-shi, Wakayama, Japan
54.3 km South bearing 202° from Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo, Japan
70.6 km Southwest bearing 224° from Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka, Japan
Last position: 2021-07-30 20:22:43 UTC (56d 15h55m ago)
2021-07-31 05:22:43 JST local time at Sumoto, Japan [?]
Course: 188° – heading 190°
Speed: 24 km/h
Dimensions: length 182 m width 32 m draught 10.3 m
Last path: 9VAL7>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 27776
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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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