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AIS vessel BOAVISTA - show graphs
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Callsign: A8VO3
MMSI number: 636092028
IMO number: 537898
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: NEWPORT NEWS (ETA Aug26 18:00)
Location: 48°33.99' N 12°22.15' W - locator IN38TN55QX - show map - static map
Last position: 2016-08-15 20:05:04 EDT (115d 19h27m ago)
Course: 258° – heading 256°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 229 m width 38 m draught 8.3 m
Last path: A8VO3>ais via DW8991
Positions stored: 16643
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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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