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AIS vessel ELKA NIKOLAS - show graphs
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Callsign: ELYW9
MMSI number: 636011396
IMO number: 216901
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (89)
Destination: US NYC (ETA Oct11 13:00)
Location: 50°40.99' N 10°26.51' W - locator IO40SQ63XW - show map - static map
78.6 miles Southwest bearing 221° from Skibbereen, County Cork, Munster, Ireland [?]
81.3 miles Southwest bearing 212° from Bantry, County Cork, Munster, Ireland
86.8 miles Southwest bearing 225° from Derry, County Cork, Munster, Ireland
103.9 miles Southwest bearing 226° from Bandon, County Cork, Munster, Ireland
Last position: 2018-10-02 05:51:56 EDT (107d 17h18m ago)
2018-10-02 10:51:56 IST local time at Skibbereen, Ireland [?]
Course: 252° – heading 257°
Speed: 15 MPH
Dimensions: length 184 m width 32 m draught 11.0 m
Last path: ELYW9>ais via NR116
Positions stored: 19574
Stations near current position of ELKA NIKOLAS - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
SIVOTA23.0 miles 311°2018-12-25 06:22:23 MEDI TOKYO28.9 miles 60°2018-12-22 10:15:51
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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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