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AIS vessel VASCO DA GAMA - show graphs
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Callsign: FGE4690
MMSI number: 227643980
Navigational status: Undefined/default (15)
Vessel class: Sailing (36)
Destination: CLASS B
Location: 48°01.46' N 4°44.71' W - locator IN78PA05NU - show map - static map
3.8 miles West bearing 257° from Plogoff, Département du Finistère, Brittany, France [?]
8.5 miles West bearing 270° from Esquibien, Département du Finistère, Brittany, France
28.6 miles Southwest bearing 205° from Brest, Département du Finistère, Brittany, France
29.8 miles West bearing 273° from Quimper, Département du Finistère, Brittany, France
Last position: 2016-10-01 07:37:54 EDT (267d 17h46m ago)
2016-10-01 13:37:54 CEST local time at Plogoff, France [?]
Course: 146° – heading 511°
Speed: 7 MPH
Dimensions: length 10 m width 4 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: FGE4690>ais via AirwavesIreland
Positions stored: 2295
Stations near current position of VASCO DA GAMA - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
F6IRU-811.3 miles 69°2017-06-17 13:18:04 F8EGF17.7 miles 39°2017-05-27 12:12:41
00227530519.1 miles 36°2017-06-15 00:52:09 F8FKD-Y21.1 miles 77°2017-06-23 00:58:15
F4GWG-Y23.4 miles 129°2017-06-19 08:46:16
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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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