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AIS vessel NS AFRICA - show graphs
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Callsign: A8SB4
MMSI number: 636014194
IMO number: 413573
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: (0)
Destination: FIUMICINO (ETA Apr26 21:00)
Location: 35°04.92' N 28°19.69' E - locator KM45DB99JQ - show map - static map
69.3 miles Southeast bearing 115° from Kárpathos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece [?]
72.1 miles South bearing 166° from Lárdos, Nomós Dodekanísou, South Aegean, Greece
Last position: 2016-05-26 06:05:31 EDT (197d 16h56m ago)
2016-05-26 13:05:31 EEST local time at Kárpathos, Greece [?]
Course: 138° – heading 136°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 250 m width 44 m draught 0.0 m
Persons on board: 22 (2015-04-17 00:57:06 EDT – 602d 22h4m ago)
Last path: A8SB4>ais via Sv5kku_Lakis
Positions stored: 18648
Stations near current position of NS AFRICA - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
PRISCILLA VENTURE8.1 miles 177°2016-11-21 01:39:33 MERRY M17.2 miles 312°2016-11-21 01:39:33
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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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