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AIS vessel NEWCASTLE EXPRESS - show graphs
Callsign: VRTN2
MMSI number: 477624400
IMO number: 9220213
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: PORT SAID
Location: 53°59.13' N 4°16.63' E - locator JO23DX36GM - show map
92.8 km Northwest bearing 326° from Oost-Vlieland, Gemeente Vlieland, Friesland, Netherlands [?]
93.0 km Northwest bearing 319° from West-Terschelling, Gemeente Terschelling, Friesland, Netherlands
118.3 km North bearing 345° from Den Helder, Gemeente Den Helder, North Holland, Netherlands
133.4 km Northwest bearing 311° from Leeuwarden, Gemeente Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands
Last position: 2024-05-26 07:06:12 UTC (4h26m ago)
2024-05-26 09:06:12 CEST local time at Oost-Vlieland, Netherlands [?]
Course: 232.800003° – heading 233°
Speed: 20 km/h
Dimensions: length 289 m width 45 m draught 14.6 m
Last path: VRTN2>ais via pa2dx
Positions stored: 28930
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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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