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AIS vessel COSCO HOPE - show graphs
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Callsign: VRKF2
MMSI number: 477598800
IMO number: 472165
Navigational status: Under way (sailing) (8)
Vessel class: Cargo (79)
Destination: PORT SAID (ETA Oct28 20:00)
Location: 38°43.91' N 5°03.39' E - locator JM28MR65SP - show map - static map
Last position: 2016-10-25 12:59:09 EDT (45d 2h35m ago)
Course: 98° – heading 97°
Speed: 22 MPH
Dimensions: length 366 m width 48 m draught 11.5 m
Last path: VRKF2>ais via EA6VQ
Positions stored: 40835
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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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