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Comment: W2 APRS.RATS.NET Richmond, VA
Location: 37°32.00' N 77°25.00' W - locator FM17GM97XX - show map - static map
10.2 km Southeast bearing 140° from Dumbarton, Henrico County, Virginia, United States [?]
13.8 km Southeast bearing 117° from Tuckahoe, Henrico County, Virginia, United States
125.9 km Northwest bearing 308° from Norfolk, City of Norfolk, Virginia, United States
128.5 km Northwest bearing 308° from Chesapeake, City of Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
Last position: 2020-11-28 20:37:57 UTC (295d 6h42m ago)
2020-11-28 15:37:57 EST local time at Dumbarton, United States [?]
Device: Argent Data Systems: OpenTracker (tracker)
Last path: W4RAT-1>APOT30 via WIDE2-1,qAR,N4ONS-15 (good)
Positions stored: 153
Other SSIDs: W4RAT-2 W4RAT-4 W4RAT-5
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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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