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AIS vessel AMAZON - show graphs
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Callsign: A8UI8
MMSI number: 636014503
IMO number: 476654
Navigational status: Under way (engine) (0)
Vessel class: Tanker (80)
Destination: SINGAPORE (ETA Jul19 10:00)
Location: 37°54.13' N 5°29.20' E - locator JM27RV86JM - show map - static map
90.2 miles Northwest bearing 318° from Kerkera, Skikda, Algeria [?]
97.0 miles Northwest bearing 320° from Tamalous, Skikda, Algeria
Last position: 2017-06-26 13:23:27 EDT (169d 23h24m ago)
2017-06-26 18:23:27 CET local time at Kerkera, Algeria [?]
Course: 87° – heading 86°
Speed: 16 MPH
Dimensions: length 275 m width 50 m draught 16.0 m
Last path: A8UI8>ais via EA6VQ
Positions stored: 13871
Stations near current position of AMAZON - show more
callsign distance last heard - EST      callsign distance last heard - EST
AFRA OAK8.6 miles 230°2017-11-23 04:05:40 INDRA OLDENDORFF19.9 miles 235°2017-11-22 18:31:16
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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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