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AIS vessel MERCS JAFFNA - show graphs
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Callsign: 4RBT
MMSI number: 417222333
IMO number: 431331
Navigational status: Not under command (2)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: ROTTERDAM (ETA Nov01 10:00)
Location: 37°35.06' N 9°29.86' E - locator JM47RO90RG - show map - static map
29.7 miles Northwest bearing 316° from Bizerte, Banzart, Tunisia [?]
31.2 miles Northwest bearing 320° from Menzel Abderhaman, Banzart, Tunisia
64.4 miles Northwest bearing 325° from Tunis, Tūnis, Tunisia
Last position: 2019-12-20 06:38:36 EST (29d 1h1m ago)
2019-12-20 12:38:36 CET local time at Bizerte, Tunisia [?]
Course: 79° – heading 232°
Speed: 1 MPH
Dimensions: length 161 m width 25 m draught 9.7 m
Last path: 4RBT>ais via AIS-Windsor
Positions stored: 28534
Stations near current position of MERCS JAFFNA - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
PSKOV24.6 miles 90°2019-12-20 06:52:28 ILIA28.8 miles 273°2019-12-26 11:47:18
KEY LIGHT30.8 miles 285°2019-12-26 10:32:18
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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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