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AIS vessel PIAVIA - show graphs
Callsign: A8WI8
MMSI number: 636092084
IMO number: 570864
Navigational status: At anchor (1)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: AU HPT DBCT (ETA Jul11 09:00)
Location: 21°11.07' S 149°19.88' E - locator QG48PT95SR - show map
17.5 km East bearing 101° from Mackay, Mackay, Queensland, Australia [?]
28.6 km Northeast bearing 24° from Sarina, Mackay, Queensland, Australia
129.5 km Southeast bearing 138° from Red Hill, Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia
Last position: 2024-07-21 10:33:51 UTC (38s ago)
2024-07-21 20:33:51 AEST local time at Mackay, Australia [?]
Course: 046.8° – heading 47°
Speed: 0 km/h
Dimensions: length 228 m width 38 m draught 7.4 m
Persons on board: 22 (2015-05-04 00:49:12 UTC – 3366d 9h45m ago)
Last path: A8WI8>ais via VK4NB
Positions stored: 57259
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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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