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AIS vessel SPRING MELODY - show graphs
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Callsign: VRNH8
MMSI number: 477271800
IMO number: 666053
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: GEMLIK (ETA Apr24 22:00)
Location: 35°42.82' N 27°52.45' E - locator KM35WR41VG - show map - static map
27.4 miles South bearing 197° from Lárdos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece [?]
35.4 miles South bearing 178° from Émponas, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece
53.8 miles South bearing 201° from Ródos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece
93.4 miles Southwest bearing 228° from Fethiye, Muğla, Turkey
Last position: 2016-04-22 18:37:59 EDT (270d 17h37m ago)
2016-04-23 01:37:59 EEST local time at Lárdos, Greece [?]
Course: 289° – heading 294°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 199 m width 32 m draught 10.4 m
Last path: VRNH8>ais via Sv5kku_Lakis
Positions stored: 3048
Stations near current position of SPRING MELODY - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
ASIATIC ISLAND16.7 miles 145°2016-12-23 09:37:28
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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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