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AIS vessel BANTER BAY - show graphs
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Callsign: WDC8540
MMSI number: 367745000
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Pleasure (37)
Location: 55°17.60' N 131°34.99' W - locator CO45FH00AJ - show map - static map
4.2 miles Southeast bearing 144° from Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska, United States [?]
11.3 miles North bearing 358° from Metlakatla, Annette Island Reserve, Alaska, United States
84.1 miles Northwest bearing 324° from Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
Last position: 2016-09-30 13:46:07 EDT (71d 4h37m ago)
2016-09-30 09:46:07 AKDT local time at Ketchikan, United States [?]
Course: 108° – heading 511°
Speed: 8 MPH
Dimensions: length 18 m width 6 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: WDC8540>ais via N7ZYS
Positions stored: 455
Stations near current position of BANTER BAY - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
KL7FF C5.2 miles 319°2016-12-10 17:19:05 KL7FF-C5.2 miles 319°2016-12-10 17:18:51
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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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