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AIS vessel VEGA TAURUS - show graphs
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Callsign: A8SY3
MMSI number: 636091792
IMO number: 493731
Navigational status: At anchor (1)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: DAMIETTA (ETA Jun23 06:00)
Location: 31°36.10' N 31°45.17' E - locator KM51VO04IJ - show map - static map
8.3 miles Northwest bearing 321° from ‘Izbat al Burj, Ad Daqahlīyah, Egypt [?]
13.3 miles North bearing 344° from Damietta, Dumyāţ, Egypt
39.3 miles Northwest bearing 307° from Port Said, Būr Sa‘īd, Egypt
55.5 miles Northeast bearing 39° from Al Maḩallah al Kubrá, Al Gharbīyah, Egypt
Last position: 2016-06-26 09:36:52 EDT (243d 21h56m ago)
2016-06-26 15:36:52 EET local time at ‘Izbat al Burj, Egypt [?]
Course: 252° – heading 331°
Dimensions: length 190 m width 32 m draught 6.9 m
Last path: A8SY3>ais via Sv5kku_Lakis
Positions stored: 18
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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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