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AIS vessel MV HROSSEY - show graphs
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Callsign: VSTY6
MMSI number: 235448000
IMO number: 244960
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Passenger (69)
Destination: KIRKWALL (ETA Jun30 23:00)
Location: 59°10.83' N 2°16.06' W - locator IO89UE73VH - show map - static map
28.0 miles Northeast bearing 61° from Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom [?]
28.0 miles Northeast bearing 61° from Orkney, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom
77.7 miles Southwest bearing 211° from Shetland, Shetland Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom
Last position: 2018-06-30 20:50:58 EDT (142d 4h37m ago)
2018-07-01 01:50:58 BST local time at Kirkwall, United Kingdom [?]
Course: 40° – heading 40°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 125 m width 20 m draught 5.4 m
Last path: VSTY6>ais via LA3QMA-3
Positions stored: 35257
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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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