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AIS vessel ATLANTIC POLARIS - show graphs
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Callsign: VRFA2
MMSI number: 477201500
IMO number: 392779
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (89)
Destination: LOME (ETA Dec20 18:00)
Location: 50°32.59' N 0°13.96' E - locator JO00CN70WI - show map - static map
15.7 miles South bearing 188° from Eastbourne, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom [?]
16.8 miles South bearing 160° from Seaford, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
68.4 miles South bearing 168° from City of London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
68.4 miles South bearing 167° from London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Last position: 2016-12-06 05:30:07 EST (83d 58m ago)
2016-12-06 10:30:07 GMT local time at Eastbourne, United Kingdom [?]
Course: 253° – heading 254°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 183 m width 32 m draught 11.0 m
Last path: VRFA2>ais via G7JVN
Positions stored: 9145
Stations near current position of ATLANTIC POLARIS - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
COUGAR ACE0.5 miles 11°2017-02-25 13:57:51 NATO WARSHIP M9230.6 miles 63°2017-02-13 13:16:02
SBI PERSEUS0.7 miles 351°2017-02-10 09:21:02 CHAMPION TRADER0.8 miles 45°2017-02-23 17:24:50
CONSTANTINE0.8 miles 292°2017-02-25 00:16:51 SEA HOPE0.8 miles 37°2017-02-27 02:55:51
MTM HONG KONG0.9 miles 318°2017-02-26 11:13:50 HDMS NIELS JUEL0.9 miles 314°2017-02-16 15:30:18
GERDA0.9 miles 293°2017-02-24 09:55:50 ROTTERDAM1.0 miles 298°2017-02-11 07:04:02
STI GARNET1.0 miles 57°2017-02-19 12:59:26 ESL AMERICA1.0 miles 83°2017-02-01 16:46:13
GRAND BENELUX1.0 miles 293°2017-02-27 06:28:51 IDEE FIXE1.0 miles 2°2017-02-10 09:46:02
MAERSK BEAUFORT1.1 miles 118°2017-02-06 20:01:37 PH1100 WIRON 51.2 miles 349°2017-01-30 21:11:09
RHONESTERN1.3 miles 77°2017-01-28 17:02:25 START1.3 miles 336°2017-02-05 20:56:21
ARDMORE ENCOUNTER1.3 miles 245°2017-02-07 04:31:37 BALTIC PRINCE1.3 miles 306°2017-02-04 18:41:13
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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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