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AIS vessel MPSV SWORDFISH - show graphs
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Callsign: V7BU2
MMSI number: 538005198
IMO number: 385300
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: (39)
Destination: LAS PALMAS (ETA Jul29 06:00)
Location: 25°47.36' N 16°29.34' W - locator IL15SS19HK - show map - static map
Last position: 2016-07-27 11:10:23 EDT (210d 2h39m ago)
Course: 28° – heading 41°
Speed: 3 MPH
Dimensions: length 103 m width 19 m draught 5.8 m
Last path: V7BU2>ais via EA8CSG
Positions stored: 832
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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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