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AIS vessel VELVET CHORD II - show graphs
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Callsign: EIIC3
MMSI number: 250001885
Navigational status: Engaged in fishing (7)
Vessel class: Fishing (30)
Destination: KILLYBEGS (ETA Jan19 15:00)
Location: 51°38.70' N 9°54.51' W - locator IO51BP04XT - show map - static map
19.8 miles West bearing 262° from Bantry, County Cork, Munster, Ireland [?]
21.5 miles Southwest bearing 220° from Kenmare, Ciarraí, Munster, Ireland
63.9 miles West bearing 255° from Cork, County Cork, Munster, Ireland
89.0 miles Southwest bearing 218° from Luimneach, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland
Last position: 2017-03-22 11:15:25 EDT (37d 4h35m ago)
2017-03-22 15:15:25 GMT local time at Bantry, Ireland [?]
Course: 193° – heading 193°
Speed: 7 MPH
Dimensions: length 22 m width 6 m draught 4.2 m
Last path: EIIC3>ais via BayWatch
Positions stored: 6037
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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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