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AIS vessel PACIFIC FRIEND - show graphs
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Callsign: VRCW6
MMSI number: 477829500
IMO number: 392626
Navigational status: At anchor (1)
Vessel class: Cargo (70)
Destination: JP KGA (ETA Nov17 01:00)
Location: 34°41.02' N 134°47.00' E - locator PM74JQ34XB - show map - static map
6.9 miles Southwest bearing 213° from Kakogawa, Hyōgo, Japan [?]
7.9 miles Southeast bearing 151° from Shirahama, Hyōgo, Japan
22.7 miles West bearing 269° from Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo, Japan
40.8 miles West bearing 269° from Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka, Japan
Last position: 2018-11-16 11:00:02 EST (2m26s ago)
2018-11-17 01:00:02 JST local time at Kakogawa, Japan [?]
Course: 228.7° – heading 1°
Speed: 0 MPH
Dimensions: length 120 m width 21 m draught 4.8 m
Last path: VRCW6>ais via JG3HLX
Positions stored: 25029
Stations near current position of PACIFIC FRIEND - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
RYUSHO0.4 miles 72°2018-11-15 22:07:17 HIROJUN0.6 miles 295°2018-11-15 11:49:53
TSURUYOSHI MARU NO.21.0 miles 107°2018-11-15 09:25:33 SHIN AI MARU1.1 miles 9°2018-11-15 17:23:38
HAKUSEI MARU NO.231.9 miles 3°2018-11-11 15:51:52 CHOUHOU MARU NO.12.1 miles 80°2018-11-15 21:16:10
PACIFIC ETHYLENE2.1 miles 11°2018-11-16 09:41:51 21KOUSINMARU2.2 miles 360°2018-11-15 22:43:22
SHINSHOMARU2.2 miles 86°2018-11-15 17:16:38 SUMIWAKAMARU NO.32.2 miles 134°2018-11-15 06:25:09
KAKUYO 52.3 miles 123°2018-11-16 08:00:38 YUFUKU2.4 miles 130°2018-11-13 22:12:27
3857214162.5 miles 215°2018-11-10 07:45:58 SHOHO NO.12.6 miles 93°2018-11-15 05:52:05
6411299982.6 miles 141°2018-10-30 23:42:44 SANMANYOSHI72.7 miles 82°2018-11-16 03:02:57
TSURUYOSHI MARU NO.12.8 miles 100°2018-11-16 03:04:58 NICHIHARU MARU2.9 miles 30°2018-11-16 05:20:16
SHOUKAKU3.0 miles 56°2018-11-13 20:36:14 MEIZANMARU3.0 miles 63°2018-11-16 09:55:53
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