What is the ship's current position? Where is the ship located? ARA AUSTRAL current position is 38.52356 S / 57.5256 W on Oct 18, 2018 22:28 UTC. Vessel ARA AUSTRAL (IMO: 6909777, MMSI: 701833000) is a Research Vessel built in 1969 and currently sailing under the flag of Argentina. Below you can find more technical information, photos, AIS data and last 5 port calls of ARA AUSTRAL detected by AIS.

AIS Data

AIS TypeOther type
ETANov 26, 08:00
IMO / MMSI6909777 / 701833000
Length / Beam98 / 14 m
Current draught6.8 m
Course / Speed229.3° / 8.2 kn
Coordinates38.52356 S/57.5256 W
Last report Oct 18, 2018 22:28 UTC
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Are you interested in the sailing schedule of the ARA AUSTRAL ship?
The ARA AUSTRAL's port of calls and sailing schedule for the past months are listed below as detected by our live AIS ship tracking system. Currently the vessel ARA AUSTRAL is on her next destination to USHUAIA and the estimated time of arrival (ETA) is around Nov 26, 08:00. VesselFinder also gathers and keeps detailed information about ship movement history (e.g ship track) for the past 7 days (max).
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Master Data

IMO number6909777
Vessel NameAUSTRAL
Ship typeResearch Vessel
Gross Tonnage3557
Summer Deadweight (t)4734
Length Overall (m)98
Beam (m)14
Draught (m)
Year of Built1969
Place of Built
Registered Owner


Vessel NameRegistered OwnerYear
AUSTRALArgentine Coast Guard2016
SONNER.F.Forschungsschiffahrt GmbH1991
SONNEP/R Sonne1977
SONNEReederei "Sonne" Loges & Co1969


ARA AUSTRAL current position and history of port calls are received by AIS. Technical specifications, tonnages and management details are derived from VesselFinder database. The data is for informational purposes only and VesselFinder is not responsible for the accuracy and reliability of ARA AUSTRAL data.