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Callsign: ORQA
MMSI number: 205604000
IMO number: 525704
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Dredging/underwater operations (33)
Destination: IPSWICH (ETA Sep21 21:00)
Location: 51°35.21' N 1°48.14' E - locator JO01VO60GT - show map - static map
35.7 km Northeast bearing 45° from Broadstairs, Kent, England, United Kingdom [?]
36.7 km Northeast bearing 51° from Margate, Kent, England, United Kingdom
115.5 km East bearing 81° from Bexley, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
137.5 km Northwest bearing 321° from Lille, Département du Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Last position: 2021-09-21 19:05:08 UTC (2d 3h26m ago)
2021-09-21 20:05:08 BST local time at Broadstairs, United Kingdom [?]
Course: 6° – heading 8°
Speed: 16 km/h
Dimensions: length 100 m width 21 m draught 8.3 m
Last path: ORQA>ais via G8WLY
Positions stored: 203251
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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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