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AIS vessel SOFRANA JOINVILLE - show graphs
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Callsign: 5BEN2
MMSI number: 212031000
IMO number: 383481
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo, carrying hazard/pollutant cat A (71)
Destination: PORT MORESBY (ETA Nov09 22:00)
Location: 18°08.86' S 152°45.89' E - locator QH61JU14SN - show map - static map
Last position: 2016-11-07 01:53:01 EST (75d 8h23m ago)
Course: 341° – heading 345°
Speed: 11 MPH
Dimensions: length 117 m width 20 m draught 7.3 m
Last path: 5BEN2>ais via VK4NB
Positions stored: 19834
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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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