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AIS vessel BBC OCEAN - show graphs
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Callsign: V2FD6
MMSI number: 305642000
IMO number: 569530
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: PORT SAID (ETA Aug22 12:00)
Location: 38°38.96' N 15°13.21' E - locator JM78OP65KU - show map - static map
19.1 miles Northeast bearing 49° from Lipari, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy [?]
19.8 miles East bearing 72° from Santa Marina Salina, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy
36.2 miles Northwest bearing 331° from Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicily, Italy
44.2 miles Northwest bearing 327° from Reggio di Calabria, Provincia di Reggio di Calabria, Calabria, Italy
Last position: 2017-08-18 17:30:12 EDT (152d 12h31m ago)
2017-08-18 23:30:12 CEST local time at Lipari, Italy [?]
Course: 135° – heading 133°
Speed: 13 MPH
Dimensions: length 116 m width 17 m draught 4.9 m
Last path: V2FD6>ais via IC8UOH
Positions stored: 8832
Stations near current position of BBC OCEAN - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
ID9HFU17.7 miles 232°2018-01-18 04:50:17 MONTE SANT ANGELO19.0 miles 235°2017-12-28 09:54:23
IR9AK19.1 miles 234°2018-01-18 04:45:29
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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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