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AIS vessel SVITZER MAITLAND - show graphs
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Callsign: VHDK
MMSI number: 503624000
IMO number: 324796
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tug (52)
Destination: NEWCASTLE (ETA May02 05:00)
Location: 32°55.30' S 151°46.34' E - locator QF57VB28QT - show map - static map
720.5 m Northwest bearing 328° from Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia [?]
6.8 km East bearing 95° from Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
117.5 km Northeast bearing 27° from Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Last position: 2022-01-22 23:15:36 UTC (1h46m ago)
2022-01-23 10:15:36 AEDT local time at Newcastle, Australia [?]
Course: 009.4° – heading 23°
Speed: 10 km/h
Dimensions: length 30 m width 12 m draught 4.8 m
Last path: VHDK>ais via VK2EHQ
Positions stored: 223659
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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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