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Callsign: VMBP
MMSI number: 503723000
IMO number: 545223
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tug (52)
Destination: AU BNE (ETA Jul28 13:00)
Location: 20°23.39' S 149°23.62' E - locator QG49QO76FK - show map - static map
88.1 km North bearing 16° from Mackay, Mackay, Queensland, Australia [?]
92.5 km North bearing 22° from Walkerston, Mackay, Queensland, Australia
126.6 km East bearing 109° from Bowen, Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia
Last position: 2021-12-04 12:01:25 UTC (3d 5h56m ago)
2021-12-04 22:01:25 AEST local time at Mackay, Australia [?]
Course: 139° – heading 133°
Speed: 12 km/h
Dimensions: length 34 m width 11 m draught 3.9 m
Last path: VMBP>ais via VK4NB
Positions stored: 1815
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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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