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Callsign: PF6971
MMSI number: 244020779
IMO number: 392183
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: (99)
Destination: KREFELD (ETA May28 07:00)
Location: 51°49.14' N 4°48.43' E - locator JO21JT66UN - show map - static map
5.2 km West bearing 265° from Boven-Hardinxveld, Gemeente Hardinxveld-Giessendam, South Holland, Netherlands [?]
6.1 km West bearing 280° from Werkendam, Gemeente Werkendam, North Brabant, Netherlands
61.9 km South bearing 185° from Amsterdam, Gemeente Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
112.2 km North bearing 16° from Brussels, (Bruxelles-Capitale), Brussels Capital Region, Belgium
Last position: 2021-09-28 07:18:57 UTC (12h7m ago)
2021-09-28 09:18:57 CEST local time at Boven-Hardinxveld, Netherlands [?]
Course: 259° – heading 511°
Speed: 14 km/h
Dimensions: length 67 m width 7 m draught 2.2 m
Last path: PF6971>ais via GM7HHB
Positions stored: 41420
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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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