Daily Reporting

On Passage

Please take the observations below at the same time every day and send to peter@passageguardian.nz or +64 21 279 4995 as soon as possible thereafter.

MMSI 512000000
Vessel Name Aquarius
DateTime 01-Jul-2023 00:00 UTC
Position 32 16 S 174 28 E
Course 030T
Speed 5.2 knots
Status All well aboard

Alternative Format

You can remove the labels and send as a single data stream delimited by commas;

512000000,aquarius,01-jul-2023 00:00 UTC,32 16S 174 28E,030T,5.2,all well


Enter your MMSI and Vessel Name in the message SUBJECT.

Include the timezone (UTC, NZST, AEST etc) in the date time field.

Position should be stated in degrees and minutes only (unless greater precision is requested).

Course and Speed is COG and SOG from your navigation instruments. If you are unable to provide these, substitute with vessel heading in degrees magnetic and boat speed through the water.


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