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AIS vessel SMIT TOWY - show graphs
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Callsign: VQGC9
MMSI number: 235008179
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Military operations (35)
Location: 49°57.76' N 2°03.97' W - locator IN89XX21BB - show map - static map
18.2 miles North bearing 19° from Alderney, England, United Kingdom [?]
23.0 miles Northwest bearing 334° from Beaumont-Hague, Département de la Manche, Basse-Normandie, France
71.2 miles Southwest bearing 204° from Southampton, City of Southampton, England, United Kingdom
71.9 miles Southwest bearing 217° from Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
Last position: 2018-05-04 15:44:29 EDT (165d 8h35m ago)
2018-05-04 20:44:29 BST local time at Alderney, United Kingdom [?]
Course: 81° – heading 81°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 24 m width 6 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: VQGC9>ais via g6uim
Positions stored: 117
Stations near current position of SMIT TOWY - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
AMISOS1.5 miles 265°2018-10-05 10:48:41 EPIC BIRD2.3 miles 1°2018-10-04 02:25:17
SY LILY OF HAMBLE3.1 miles 262°2018-09-26 23:37:13 BBC LIVORNO3.6 miles 191°2018-10-17 00:14:01
GRANDE BRASILE4.1 miles 251°2018-10-08 13:19:57 LILY-B4.6 miles 103°2018-10-03 17:46:17
NS ENERGY5.2 miles 88°2018-10-08 18:38:57 YM MERCURY5.4 miles 67°2018-10-08 20:10:57
F V MARIE CATHERINE26.0 miles 322°2018-10-08 22:27:45 LA VAGABONDE DES MER6.9 miles 218°2018-10-17 00:16:01
MAAS CONFIDENCE7.0 miles 226°2018-10-08 19:47:57 INFINITE SHADES7.3 miles 90°2018-10-08 23:22:57
HERR NILSSON8.5 miles 207°2018-10-08 20:01:57 G7HIJ-N10.1 miles 11°2018-10-17 00:06:25
MSC ANISHA R.10.2 miles 255°2018-10-08 14:25:57 WILSON GHENT10.6 miles 246°2018-10-08 23:28:33
M T NARCEA11.1 miles 333°2018-10-05 13:01:01 OOCL EUROPE11.9 miles 72°2018-10-05 16:29:01
MAERSK SELETAR12.6 miles 101°2018-09-24 21:05:26 RIO BLACKWATER13.2 miles 89°2018-09-28 22:43:47
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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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