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AIS vessel BLUE ISLAND 8 - show graphs
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Callsign: HOWS
MMSI number: 352161000
IMO number: 209922
Navigational status: Not under command (2)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: NTL AUS (ETA Mar02 04:00)
Location: 33°45.66' S 152°06.25' E - locator QF66BF27LJ - show map - static map
43.6 miles Southeast bearing 124° from Forresters Beach, Gosford Shire, New South Wales, Australia [?]
44.9 miles Southeast bearing 127° from Long Jetty, Wyong Shire, New South Wales, Australia
52.0 miles East bearing 82° from Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
60.6 miles South bearing 162° from Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2018-03-03 11:52:38 EST (230d 4h54m ago)
2018-03-04 03:52:38 AEDT local time at Forresters Beach, Australia [?]
Course: 207° – heading 131°
Speed: 1 MPH
Dimensions: length 275 m width 47 m draught 9.5 m
Last path: HOWS>ais via vk2him
Positions stored: 166
Stations near current position of BLUE ISLAND 8 - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
JAG LOKESH5.7 miles 21°2018-10-02 00:23:26 MOLENGRACHT5.8 miles 61°2018-10-19 12:16:55
PACIFIC ANNA6.9 miles 310°2018-10-13 20:23:47 PACIFIC EDEN8.9 miles 208°2018-10-19 17:36:55
CORONA SPLENDOR10.1 miles 262°2018-10-19 17:42:55 SANTA LUCIA11.7 miles 187°2018-10-19 17:22:55
OOCL ROTTERDAM12.4 miles 2°2018-09-30 06:36:29 FOREST VENUS13.8 miles 22°2018-09-25 09:22:38
FPMC B 10814.2 miles 136°2018-09-28 07:43:24 YM VANCOUVER14.7 miles 33°2018-10-10 06:30:39
CAPE SATURN14.8 miles 177°2018-10-19 16:10:55 ECOAN G.O.15.3 miles 340°2018-09-23 19:24:38
THERESA MICRONESIA15.6 miles 269°2018-10-19 13:50:55 EFFICIENCY OL16.3 miles 46°2018-09-22 15:29:46
NEW CHAMP17.3 miles 79°2018-10-19 16:26:55 ASPHALT SPIRIT18.2 miles 277°2018-09-19 22:08:01
FREDENSBORG19.2 miles 337°2018-09-29 15:29:56 HMAS CANBERRA20.4 miles 283°2018-10-03 12:33:35
HUANGHAI GLORY20.6 miles 24°2018-09-21 11:01:10 LUZON SPIRIT21.6 miles 245°2018-10-19 09:22:55
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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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