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AIS vessel SVITZER WARATAH - show graphs
Callsign: VHOB
MMSI number: 503004360
IMO number: 667801
Navigational status: Moored (5)
Vessel class: Tug (52)
Destination: B0TANY (ETA Oct20 04:00)
Location: 33°58.05' S 151°13.20' E - locator QF56OA67JT - show map - static map
2.3 km Southwest bearing 212° from Maroubra, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia [?]
4.0 km South bearing 198° from Daceyville, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
11.1 km South bearing 174° from Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
126.6 km Southwest bearing 204° from Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2023-02-05 13:49:43 UTC (23h17m ago)
2023-02-06 00:49:43 AEDT local time at Maroubra, Australia [?]
Course: 333° – heading 243°
Speed: 0 km/h
Dimensions: length 28 m width 10 m draught 4.8 m
Last path: VHOB>ais via GM7HHB
Positions stored: 7381
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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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