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AIS vessel ESSINGTON II - show graphs
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Callsign: CFC7747
MMSI number: 316007371
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tug (52)
Destination: CLASS B
Location: 49°45.11' N 126°37.95' W - locator CN69QS40CK - show map - static map
52.8 miles Northwest bearing 322° from Tofino, British Columbia, Canada [?]
64.4 miles West bearing 254° from Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
73.3 miles West bearing 274° from Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Last position: 2017-10-05 12:56:58 EDT (67d 4h7m ago)
2017-10-05 09:56:58 PDT local time at Tofino, Canada [?]
Course: 345° – heading 511°
Speed: 9 MPH
Dimensions: length 37 m width 10 m draught 0.0 m
Last path: CFC7747>ais via va7nic
Positions stored: 8303
Stations near current position of ESSINGTON II - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
316003872 CA3.3 miles 159°2017-12-07 18:53:13 EW00858.0 miles 72°2017-12-11 15:56:14
CCG NOOTKA AIS10.9 miles 176°2017-12-11 16:03:29 31809910110.9 miles 176°2017-12-07 17:09:09
CCG PT ELIZA AIS23.3 miles 291°2017-12-11 16:03:29 ALPHA BULKER32.0 miles 234°2017-12-02 18:57:36
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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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