Station info - map view · info · telemetry · weather · raw · status · beacons · messages · bulletins · browse · moving · my account
Callsign, ship name or locator: Clear       
It is possible to search using wildcards (*?) after a prefix. Example: OH*
AIS vessel MEIWA MARU - show graphs
Map loading...
Callsign: 3FVS4
MMSI number: 354927000
IMO number: 100499
Navigational status: At anchor (1)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: KR INC OFF (ETA Apr09 12:00)
Location: 39°47.20' N 119°37.87' E - locator OM99TS58RS - show map - static map
6.5 miles East bearing 112° from Beidaihehaibin, Hebei, China [?]
10.3 miles South bearing 167° from Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China
93.3 miles Southwest bearing 224° from Lianshan, Liaoning, China
Last position: 2017-06-04 23:07:07 EDT (113d 15h14m ago)
2017-06-05 11:07:07 CST local time at Beidaihehaibin, China [?]
Course: 19° – heading 217°
Speed: 1 MPH
Dimensions: length 82 m width 14 m draught 6.4 m
Last path: 3FVS4>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 8539
Stations near current position of MEIWA MARU - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
BH1DYK18.8 miles 41°2017-09-08 02:40:24 BI3PZQ22.0 miles 287°2017-08-29 07:29:38
About this site
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.
FAQ · Blog · Discussion group · Linking to aprs.fi · AIS sites · Service status · Database statistics · Advertising on aprs.fi · Technical details · API · Change log · Planned changes · Credits and thanks · Terms Of Service · iPhone/iPad APRS