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Callsign: VRIS8
MMSI number: 477764700
IMO number: 526904
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: ZAPLZ (ETA Aug27 16:00)
Location: 19°32.94' N 17°55.77' W - locator IK19AN81LS - show map - static map
Last position: 2021-08-18 14:10:08 UTC (35d 18h57m ago)
Course: 180° – heading 180°
Speed: 37 km/h
Dimensions: length 300 m width 46 m draught 13.9 m
Last path: VRIS8>ais via EA8RH
Positions stored: 34979
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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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