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AIS vessel MSC VANESSA - show graphs
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Callsign: HOWD
MMSI number: 356946000
IMO number: 251688
Navigational status: Moored (5)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: CHARLESTON (ETA Sep02 03:00)
Location: 38°42.71' N 76°26.06' W - locator FM18SR70VT - show map - static map
5.2 miles East bearing 87° from North Beach, Calvert County, Maryland, United States [?]
5.7 miles East bearing 72° from Chesapeake Beach, Calvert County, Maryland, United States
34.8 miles East bearing 111° from Washington, D. C., Washington, D.C., United States
41.1 miles South bearing 167° from Baltimore, City of Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Last position: 2017-09-01 01:08:01 EDT (49d 11h8m ago)
2017-09-01 01:08:01 EDT local time at North Beach, United States [?]
Course: 176° – heading 171°
Speed: 22 MPH
Dimensions: length 300 m width 40 m draught 9.9 m
Last path: HOWD>ais via K3ARS
Positions stored: 54130
Stations near current position of MSC VANESSA - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
DW78755.1 miles 274°2017-10-20 12:08:16 k3uga-95.6 miles 269°2017-10-07 14:58:09
WG3K-57.2 miles 218°2017-10-01 16:26:53 WILLOW7.5 miles 218°2017-10-20 12:13:54
WG3K-97.5 miles 217°2017-10-19 22:37:12 WG3K7.5 miles 218°2017-10-09 15:54:07
N2CV-107.6 miles 128°2017-09-30 10:01:08 FD_DEALE8.0 miles 306°2017-10-20 01:57:45
AA3CS-18.1 miles 216°2017-10-20 12:10:22 W8WKE8.7 miles 224°2017-10-20 11:42:22
CW62149.0 miles 265°2017-10-20 12:02:57 WA3G-79.0 miles 223°2017-10-08 14:01:18
W3GAC-99.4 miles 56°2017-10-05 10:49:39 W3GAC-i9.4 miles 56°2017-10-11 20:13:10
FD_AVALON9.7 miles 333°2017-10-20 01:26:25 EW011210.8 miles 329°2017-10-20 12:11:16
CW215710.9 miles 64°2017-10-20 12:12:16 FD_GALES11.0 miles 327°2017-10-20 01:26:47
DW492311.1 miles 245°2017-10-20 12:12:33 KB3VLM12.2 miles 272°2017-10-12 16:32:13
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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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