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Photographer:west-jp [View profile]Title:NISSHIN MARUAdded:Oct 17, 2010
Photo Category: Whalers and Sealers
GT: 7,659t
LOA: 129.58m
Flag: Japan
Build: 1987

Yokohama, Japan 2005/4/26
Vessel Identification
Name:Nisshin Maru
Former name(s):
- Chikuzen Maru (Until 1991 Oct)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Fish Factory
Gross tonnage:8,145 tons
Summer DWT:5,555 tons
Length:129 m
Beam:19 m
Draught:6.7 m

Additional Information
Home port:Tokyo
Class society:Nippon Kaiji Kyokai
Build year:1987
AIS Information
Last known position:
34°26’19.86” N, 134°26’38.58” E
Speed, course (heading):
10.8kts, 246° (248°)
Location:>jp Hab
Arrival:29th Aug 2018
08:00:21 UTC
Last update:
3 months 13 days ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 August 29th, 08:00:21 UTC>jp Hab
2018 May 21st, 08:00:07 UTCNorth Pacific Ocean
2018 April 8th, 08:30:08 UTC>jp Hab
2014 July 6th, 16:00:10 UTC>jp Hab
2013 October 14th, 08:00:24 UTC>jp Hab
2013 October 7th, 13:00:36 UTC>jp Tyo O
2012 August 12th, 09:00:27 UTC>jp Hab
2012 August 3rd, 07:30:06 UTC>jp Tyo O
2012 April 7th, 09:00:38 UTC>jp Hab
2012 March 31st, 08:00:23 UTC>jp Tyo O
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Photo Comments (4)

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smok on Jan 12, 2012 00:14 (6 years ago)
Y'all right. They call all the whale killers "research vessels" written in capitals.
Paul Wille on Dec 04, 2011 21:52 (7 years ago)
She's just an ordinary whale killer vessel.
Fred Vloo on Sep 09, 2011 21:31 (7 years ago)
Research vessel?
Corona Piero on Sep 09, 2011 21:14 (7 years ago)
I hope she'll remain moored for ever or scrapped soon.
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