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AIS vessel MERLIN - show graphs
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Callsign: DA8248
MMSI number: 211169260
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (79)
Destination: PISCHELSDORF (ETA Jul02 15:00)
Location: 51°09.70' N 6°51.07' E - locator JO31KD28DT - show map - static map
4.3 miles North bearing 10° from Dormagen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany [?]
5.6 miles North bearing 346° from Monheim, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
16.3 miles North bearing 345° from Köln (Koeln), Regierungsbezirk Köln, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
21.1 miles South bearing 200° from Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Last position: 2017-06-21 12:18:33 EDT (5d 21h32m ago)
2017-06-21 18:18:33 CEST local time at Dormagen, Germany [?]
Course: 123.1° – heading 123°
Speed: 6 MPH
Dimensions: length 103 m width 9 m draught 2.3 m
Last path: DA8248>ais via rhein735
Positions stored: 18343
Stations near current position of MERLIN - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
REINIE14.8 yards 84°2017-06-23 23:55:38 PORT DE MAR15.1 yards 112°2017-06-16 07:56:25
RUFAT15.6 yards 332°2017-06-18 03:53:25 CUPIDON15.8 yards 30°2017-06-21 11:41:28
BELLEJOUR19.5 yards 82°2017-06-25 02:09:03 VIKING BALDUR19.7 yards 212°2017-06-20 01:29:19
PIZ LANGUARD21.6 yards 105°2017-06-24 16:36:17 SCENIC AMBER21.7 yards 291°2017-06-23 03:04:13
SASKIA REICH37.1 yards 97°2017-06-25 00:31:50 TYRO54.6 yards 309°2017-06-18 10:28:20
EILTANK 4654.9 yards 284°2017-06-24 23:08:39 OLEANDER63.0 yards 292°2017-06-23 13:34:32
WENDY DUA64.6 yards 288°2017-06-23 12:16:06 IMMACULATA69.4 yards 296°2017-06-23 09:55:42
PETRAN73.6 yards 120°2017-06-27 09:44:28 TIMAJA77.6 yards 298°2017-06-22 10:43:23
TIAMO82.7 yards 109°2017-06-11 12:36:26 DESTINY98.4 yards 288°2017-06-08 03:52:30
ISABELLE 1107.9 yards 288°2017-06-22 17:43:04 THEAN 12111.2 yards 288°2017-06-27 07:09:06
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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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