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AIS vessel JAMES R BARKER - show graphs
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Callsign: WYP8657
MMSI number: 366905890
IMO number: 390260
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: DULUTH (ETA Sep20 13:51)
Location: 42°58.09' N 87°01.00' W - locator EN62LX82AI - show map - static map
40.0 miles East bearing 71° from Wind Point, Racine County, Wisconsin, United States [?]
40.3 miles West bearing 261° from Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Michigan, United States
45.2 miles East bearing 96° from Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States
68.1 miles West bearing 271° from Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States
Last position: 2018-09-18 06:41:34 EDT (1d 2h8m ago)
2018-09-18 05:41:34 CDT local time at Wind Point, United States [?]
Course: 013.7° – heading 14°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 305 m width 32 m draught 6.7 m
Last path: WYP8657>ais via wd9epf
Positions stored: 62405
Stations near current position of JAMES R BARKER - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
FEDERAL MACKINAC16.3 miles 14°2018-09-15 04:47:12 CALUMET23.0 miles 101°2018-09-19 06:04:46
LAKE EXPRESS26.1 miles 54°2018-09-16 10:48:54 NOAA LAURENTIAN27.3 miles 54°2018-09-13 12:34:44
SAMUEL DE CHAMPLAIN28.9 miles 252°2018-09-15 15:50:48
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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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