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Callsign: V7XF5
MMSI number: 538004465
IMO number: 461300
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (79)
Destination: KALILIMENES (ETA May10 11:00)
Location: 35°07.21' N 27°47.25' E - locator KM35VC48LU - show map - static map
42.0 miles Southeast bearing 129° from Kárpathos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece [?]
52.3 miles Southeast bearing 113° from Frý, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece
77.8 miles South bearing 194° from Archángelos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece
Last position: 2016-05-09 19:07:29 EDT (256d 7h24m ago)
2016-05-10 02:07:29 EEST local time at Kárpathos, Greece [?]
Course: 259° – heading 260°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 292 m width 45 m draught 11.2 m
Last path: V7XF5>ais via Sv5kku_Lakis
Positions stored: 26246
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TA2MUN-1119.3 miles 20°2017-01-02 22:16:36
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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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