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AIS vessel MERCHANT THREE - show graphs
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Callsign: 3FSE3
MMSI number: 351854000
IMO number: 633020
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (79)
Destination: AU PKL (ETA Jun14 18:00)
Location: 39°12.61' S 147°12.59' E - locator QF30OS59EN - show map - static map
78.8 miles Southeast bearing 153° from Traralgon, Latrobe, Victoria, Australia [?]
80.4 miles Southeast bearing 147° from Morwell, Latrobe, Victoria, Australia
87.7 miles Southeast bearing 145° from Moe, Latrobe, Victoria, Australia
Last position: 2017-06-26 10:42:07 EDT (58d 12h28m ago)
2017-06-27 00:42:07 AEST local time at Traralgon, Australia [?]
Course: 219° – heading 220°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 170 m width 27 m draught 8.9 m
Last path: 3FSE3>ais via VF9
Positions stored: 8125
Stations near current position of MERCHANT THREE - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
SKS DONGGANG8.5 miles 328°2017-08-17 00:00:31 CHUETSU SPIRIT9.7 miles 150°2017-07-31 11:41:13
MSC ASTRID10.3 miles 304°2017-08-13 21:32:26 SHOHJIN13.0 miles 26°2017-08-20 09:23:43
REINA CRISTINA13.9 miles 286°2017-07-31 08:48:13
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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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