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AIS vessel ZS5JC - show graphs
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Callsign: WINLINK
Location: 30°52.20' S 30°21.73' E - locator KF59ED31LE - show map - static map
0.7 miles Southwest bearing 228° from Margate, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa [?]
10.4 miles Southwest bearing 212° from Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
74.8 miles South bearing 193° from Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
80.4 miles Southwest bearing 209° from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Last position: 2017-06-02 12:10:05 EDT (50d 24m ago)
2017-06-02 18:10:05 SAST local time at Margate, South Africa [?]
Positions stored: 17
Stations near current position of ZS5JC - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
ZS5JC-7340.0 yards 291°2017-07-15 04:15:20 03375236414.6 miles 76°2017-06-29 20:05:33
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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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