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AIS vessel SPIRIT OF BRITAIN - show graphs
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Callsign: 5BDG5
MMSI number: 209479000
IMO number: 524231
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Passenger, carrying hazard/pollutant cat A (61)
Destination: DOVER< >CALAIS (ETA Dec31 22:59)
Location: 50°58.87' N 1°38.48' E - locator JO00TX65XL - show map - static map
8.8 km Northwest bearing 297° from Sangatte, Département du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [?]
12.2 km Northwest bearing 295° from Coquelles, Département du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
106.8 km West bearing 292° from Lille, Département du Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
115.8 km Southeast bearing 116° from Bexley, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Last position: 2021-12-02 18:22:50 UTC (1h42m ago)
2021-12-02 19:22:50 CET local time at Sangatte, France [?]
Course: 107.2° – heading 100°
Speed: 38 km/h
Dimensions: length 213 m width 32 m draught 6.0 m
Last path: 5BDG5>ais via G8WLY
Positions stored: 214957
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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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