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AIS vessel PLATONE - show graphs
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Callsign: IYQY
MMSI number: 247193300
Navigational status: Undefined/default (15)
Vessel class: Passenger (69)
Location: 38°33.23' N 14°53.22' E - locator JM78KN62KV - show map - static map
3.2 miles Southeast bearing 119° from Malfa, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy [?]
3.3 miles East bearing 91° from Leni, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy
43.7 miles Northwest bearing 305° from Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy
73.4 miles North bearing 352° from Catania, Provincia di Catania, Sicily, Italy
Last position: 2016-07-23 06:58:53 EDT (139d 12h18m ago)
2016-07-23 12:58:53 CEST local time at Malfa, Italy [?]
Course: 111° – heading 97°
Speed: 41 MPH
Dimensions: length 40 m width 8 m draught 4.2 m
Last path: IYQY>ais via IC8UOH
Positions stored: 7
Stations near current position of PLATONE - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
IR9AK5.2 miles 152°2016-11-23 14:23:20
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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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