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AIS vessel CSC AMETHYST - show graphs
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Callsign: VRFM8
MMSI number: 477542600
IMO number: 406386
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (80)
Destination: YOSU (ETA Dec01 15:01)
Location: 34°12.41' N 137°02.28' E - locator PM84ME49NP - show map - static map
21.9 miles Southeast bearing 151° from Toba, Mie, Japan [?]
27.1 miles Southeast bearing 135° from Ise, Mie, Japan
67.7 miles South bearing 174° from Nagoya-shi, Aichi, Japan
93.1 miles Southwest bearing 236° from Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka, Japan
Last position: 2018-11-28 23:41:44 EST (12d 2h30m ago)
2018-11-29 13:41:44 JST local time at Toba, Japan [?]
Course: 185° – heading 183°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 185 m width 33 m draught 9.2 m
Last path: VRFM8>ais via _supersuzy
Positions stored: 186
Stations near current position of CSC AMETHYST - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
FENGYUNHE0.6 miles 210°2018-11-30 19:23:31 SUZUKASAN0.7 miles 222°2018-11-30 22:37:31
MORNING CAMILLA0.8 miles 300°2018-11-16 06:14:45 CSCC EUROPE0.8 miles 186°2018-11-22 04:13:42
SHINLINE 110.9 miles 75°2018-11-16 19:58:22 SHIN_EI_MARU1.2 miles 113°2018-12-08 22:10:06
PRINCE OF TOKYO1.2 miles 111°2018-11-17 02:46:07 HHL MISSISSIPPI1.4 miles 313°2018-11-21 08:39:55
ROYAL ACCORD1.5 miles 238°2018-11-24 07:19:29 HANYU GLOBAL1.6 miles 105°2018-11-13 15:03:24
SHIMANOWA1.8 miles 86°2018-12-10 19:36:52 SOUBI MARU1.8 miles 130°2018-12-08 14:39:32
HYUNDAI UTOPIA1.9 miles 310°2018-12-05 23:57:08 CHIKUZEN MARU2.0 miles 40°2018-12-08 16:21:04
MONOCEROS LEADER2.1 miles 165°2018-12-07 02:40:26 SCUTUM2.2 miles 107°2018-11-21 20:08:18
WAKOU MARU NO 112.2 miles 152°2018-12-03 15:40:19 TATSUMI MARU NO.22.2 miles 148°2018-12-01 14:16:49
AL WAJBAH2.2 miles 329°2018-11-29 23:25:01 SAND SHINER2.3 miles 298°2018-11-30 23:36:11
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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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