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AIS vessel MATAKANA ISLAND - show graphs
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Callsign: VRGM4
MMSI number: 477733300
IMO number: 295153
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: AU PTJ (ETA Aug21 19:00)
Location: 36°56.72' S 150°38.64' E - locator QF53HB73GD - show map - static map
40.7 miles East bearing 96° from Merimbula, Bega Valley, New South Wales, Australia [?]
41.6 miles East bearing 79° from Eden, Bega Valley, New South Wales, Australia
48.1 miles Southeast bearing 113° from Bega, Bega Valley, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2017-08-31 15:45:57 EDT (50d 23h39m ago)
2017-09-01 05:45:57 AEST local time at Merimbula, Australia [?]
Course: 26° – heading 29°
Speed: 14 MPH
Dimensions: length 175 m width 30 m draught 9.8 m
Last path: VRGM4>ais via VF9
Positions stored: 17555
Stations near current position of MATAKANA ISLAND - show more
callsign distance last heard - EDT      callsign distance last heard - EDT
DRAGON SKY18.9 miles 198°2017-09-29 13:09:12
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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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